The Outer Worlds PS5 gets first performance boost update since Backlash

The Outer Worlds PS5 gets first performance boost update since Backlash

The Outer Worlds Update 1.1 Released: The first PS5 patch for Spacer’s Choice Edition since the game’s performance backlash. The update is only available on PS5 and PC at this time. Xbox players were asked to wait a few days.

The Outer Worlds Update 1.1 PS5 Patch Notes

The patch notes below cover some of the issues reported by players. The Publishers Private Division has asked for your patience as it addresses the remaining concerns.

Top community issues:

  • Adjusted settings for Ultra and Very High graphics modes, improving the experience for PC gamers on high-end graphics cards
  • Fixed issues with SSGI set inappropriately on PC affecting performance
  • Updated SSR values ​​to improve Cinematic Mode on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation®5
  • Dynamic resolution updated on PC
  • Improved frame rate in performance modes for Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation®5


  • Improved PSO experience to mitigate issues when building shader
  • Updated SSGI auto-configuration to avoid scenarios where it would trigger unexpectedly


  • Fixed a rare crash on PS5 in Roseway
  • Fixed possibility of Xbox Series X|S consoles crashing during long syncs
  • Prevent temporary memory leaks from appearing on Xbox Series X|S console UI screens


  • Various HLOD improvements to reduce popping on all platforms
  • Fixed many cases of flickering textures on all platforms
  • Reduced chance of character hair shining on all platforms
  • Fixed two instances of invisible enemies on all platforms.
  • Fixed invisible travel mine beam on all platforms
  • Improved texture resolution on Xbox Series S
  • Fixed skin shading issues seen on some Companions on Xbox Series S

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