Respawn Entertainment's popular Star Wars action game from 2019, Jedi: Fallen Order, today received a new update, and it comes heralding a large performance benefit for the new generation of consoles. This is not a new edition of Jedi: Fallen Order, it is an update for the backward compatibility-supported original versions for providing better frame rates and resolutions on the newer hardware.
The provided improvements are not identical across all platforms or console models. Starting with Xbox, the Series S performance has been boosted to 60FPS from 45FPS. Meanwhile on the Xbox Series X, the game provides two modes with separate performance targets. The Performance Mode will offer 60FPS play on 1080p to 1440p dynamic resolution. The non-performance normal mode will come with 4K post-processing and dynamic resolution between 1512p to 2160p (4K).
On the other side, the PlayStation 5 only comes with one graphics tier, which also brings the frame rate up from 45FPS to 60FPS, but has 1440p post-processing and only 1200p resolution play support (up from the PlayStation 4's 810p to 1080p dynamic resolution).
The optimization update 1.12's full patch notes can be seen here. It should now be available for all console players to download, including those who are playing it via EA Play and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscriptions.