Scarlet Nexus runs better on PS5 than on Xbox Series X: according to the technical analysis carried out by Digital Foundry, the Sony console manages to guarantee a more stable frame rate even in hectic situations.
Welcomed with positive votes by the international press. Scarlet Nexus uses the versatile Unreal Engine 4 in order to offer a visual compartment to 4K is 60 fps on new generation platforms.
This is achieved through reconstruction techniques that allow you to start from lower effective resolutions, but which nevertheless perform really well at 2160p, without artifacts or other unpleasant phenomena.
Scarlet Nexus, two characters during a static cutscene.
As mentioned, the price to pay is some uncertainty in the fluidity that occurs in particular on the Microsoft console, going down to 50 frames per second, where instead PlayStation 5 in the same situations it grants only 2-3 frames.
Really excellent results obtained on Xbox Series S: the next-gen inexpensive platform runs Scarlet Nexus at 1440p and 60 fps, bringing the same visual effects to the screen albeit with less sharp textures, which however are difficult to perceive.
If you haven’t already, check out our Scarlet Nexus review to learn more about Bandai Namco’s amazing action RPG.