Xbox Sequence X: New AMD Tech May Enhance Framerate and Decision Even ExtraJune 6, 2021
We already knew that AMD plans to launch FidelityFX Tremendous Decision, a competitor to Nvidia’s DLSS, on June twenty second. And at the moment, IGN obtained affirmation from Microsoft that AMD’s new supersampling tech will assist the Xbox Sequence X/S.
“At Xbox, we’re excited by the potential of AMD’s FidelityFX Tremendous Decision expertise as one other nice technique for builders to extend framerates and determination. We can have extra to share on this quickly,” a Microsoft spokesperson advised IGN.
The Xbox Sequence X/S supporting FidelityFX Tremendous Decision could be helpful to Microsoft’s ninth-generation console homeowners to realize greater framerates or resolutions on video games working on both console. All with out further efficiency energy getting used to realize these technical enhancements.
This comes as no shock as Microsoft introduced throughout Recreation Stack Stay that it included the FidelityFX instruments into the event kits for Xbox Sequence X/S. This allowed builders to make the most of platform-centric optimizations with AMD FidelityFX instantly from the event kits, which helped lay the muse for FidelityFX Tremendous Decision assist.
FidelityFX Tremendous Decision is a supersampling tech that can enhance each efficiency and picture high quality for video games that assist it. FidelityFX Tremendous Decision will embrace 4 picture upscaling modes: Extremely High quality, High quality, Balanced, and Efficiency. Every of the 4 focuses extra on reaching both greater picture high quality or rising the body charges in video games.
In contrast to its competitors, Nvidia’s DLSS, which is a picture upscaling expertise that makes use of AI to upscale decrease decision photographs and make them seem at a better decision with out requiring a considerable quantity of efficiency, FidelityFX Tremendous Decision doesn’t require machine studying. Plus it’s open-source, which means it might probably assist AMD graphics playing cards, along with Nvidia GPUs, together with the older GTX sequence.
AMD did exhibit a check of its FidelityFX Tremendous Decision utilizing Radeon RX 68000 XT and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 GPU working Gearbox Software program’s Godfall on the “epic” graphical sport setting with ray tracing enabled, which confirmed some fascinating outcomes however ought to be taken with a grain of salt given they’re in-house check outcomes from AMD. However, FidelityFX Tremendous Decision will roll out on June twenty second on desktops and laptops.
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Taylor is the Affiliate Tech Editor at IGN. You may observe her on Twitter @TayNixster.