Mass Effect Legendary Edition: PS5 vs Xbox Series X/S Tech Breakdown - 4K60 Achieved on Next-Gen?
A trilogy remastered. All three games in the Legendary Edition get tested today in a comprehensive look at PS5, Xbox Series X and S machines. The Xbox Series X version in particular is standout for a stable 4K60 mode - plus a bonus 120Hz option not seen on the PS5 system at present. But how do they stack up against each other - and what of the visual 'upgrades' over the original Mass Effect?
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Mass Effect: Legendary Edition | PS5 vs Xbox Series X | Graphics Comparison & FPS
- Mass Effect: Legendary Edition runs in backward compatibility mode.
- Both versions run at native 2160p in quality mode. In performance mode, they both lower their resolution to 1440p. No other visual aspect changes between these two modes.
- In quality mode, both consoles offer 60FPS. I have noticed some small drop in PS5, but anecdotal.
- In Series X, the performance mode offers up to 120fps, although it suffers some drops (especially in Mass Effect 1).
- PS5 in performance mode only offers 60FPS due to its limitations in backward compatibility mode.
- Loading times are faster in SeriesX.
- Same texturing, shadows, anisotropic filtering, reflections and drawing distance.
- PS5 has some graphic bugs with some elements (minute 1:55)
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