Control PS4 Performance Post-Patch

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#1 Posted by biggest_loser (24335 posts) -

Has anyone tried the game again on the standard PS4 using the latest patch?

I'd like to know what the performance is like now.

https://www.gamespot.com/articles/control-update-meant-to-fix-performance-out-on-ps4/1100-6469742/

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#2 Posted by Gatygun (1586 posts) -

Probably still total trash.

Game barely runs on PC

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#3 Posted by jcrame10 (5205 posts) -

I can let you know when I pick up the game on Black Friday for $20

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#4 Posted by warmblur (2979 posts) -

How did this pass QA?

Oh wait...

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#5 Posted by X_CAPCOM_X (8701 posts) -

@Gatygun: it runs okay on PC. Just not on consoles

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#6 Posted by sirk1264 (6014 posts) -

@Gatygun: game runs perfect on my PC. The problem is the console cpus are too slow for all the physics that goes on in control.

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#7 Posted by Bond007uk (930 posts) -

The DF video showed an outrageous 11 fps at one point, 11 fps!!!!

Either that's seriously un-optimied or Control is too much for base consoles!

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#8 Posted by DaVillain- (37989 posts) -

@X_CAPCOM_X said:

@Gatygun: it runs okay on PC. Just not on consoles

@sirk1264 said:

@Gatygun: game runs perfect on my PC. The problem is the console cpus are too slow for all the physics that goes on in control.

Same for my PC as well. But with the latest Nvidia Drivers, (436.30 September 10th) it did improve Control's performance and made the game even more impressive. Just started replaying Control yesterday and the game runs even more better and it runs okay before the latest drivers update. It's the original current-gen consoles that's the problem making Control unplayable and it fairs okayish with PS4 Pro & Xbox One X latest hardware but this isn't saying much.

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#9 Posted by sirk1264 (6014 posts) -

@davillain-: I think even the pro and the one x struggle a little with this game. It just demands a lot from the cpu. It will be interesting if this game is ported to the next gen consoles which should have much better hardware to see if performance really improves.