The official PlayStation Store page of Horizon Forbidden West reveals some of the exclusive features of the PS5 version, such as 4K resolution, 3D Audio support and 60fps.
The official PlayStation Store page of Horizon Forbidden West reports the PS5-exclusive features of the new Guerrilla Games title, such as support for 3D Tempest audio technology, 4K resolution with HDR and 60fps with Performance mode.
According to what was reported by the PlayStation Store , as was expected the PS5 version of Horizon Forbidden West will use the SSD to ensure fast loading times , thanks to which it will be possible to “” travel quickly across the map and start playing instantly ” .
Also confirmed the 4K resolution with HDR and there will also be the Performance Mode that “aims at 60FPS”.
The PS5 version of Horizon Forbidden West will obviously also take advantage of the haptic feedback of the DualSense. According to reports we will be able to hear the ” contact of the blades of grass that you move as you stealthily approach a target, the impact of melee attacks against machines and armored humans and the direction of incoming attacks when preparing to dodge “, while thanks to the adaptive triggers we will be able to hear for example Aloy’s bowstring and the recoil of the grappling hook. The triggers will also resist when we wield heavy weapons from tribes or machines.
Finally, the PS5 version of Horizon Forbidden West supports 3D Tempest audio technology for compatible headphones. ” Explore environments teeming with animals and Machines and hear the rustle of leaves in the wind, the flight of birds at high altitudes and the throbbing of huge Machines swimming in the deepest waters, ” reads the PlayStation Store.
Horizon Forbidden West will be available starting February 18th exclusively for PS5 and PS4. As confirmed by Sony, the upgrade to the next-gen version for PS5 will be free .