RoboCop: Rogue City PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S Comparison: Which Platform Is Best
Nacon and Teyon’s latest first-person shooter, RoboCop: Rogue City, is now available on the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, and if you’re on the fence about which version to pick up, read ahead.
The game offers 2 graphical modes on PS5 and Xbox Series X i.e. Quality and Performance, while there is only one mode available on Xbox Series S. Quality mode exhibits higher quality reflections and shadows compared to Performance mode.
In terms of image quality, the PS5 and Xbox Series X render RoboCop: Rogue City at a dynamic resolution that maxes out at 1440p in Quality mode. On the other hand, both consoles internally run the game at a dynamic resolution that maxes out at 1080p in Performance mode. Meanwhile, the Xbox Series S runs the game at dynamic 1080p in its only mode.
With regards to performance, the PS5 and Xbox Series X versions target a frame rate of 30 fps in Quality mode, and the game generally sticks to this target. Performance mode targets a frame rate of 60 fps on both the PS5 and Xbox Series X. There are noticeable drops into the low 50s and even the high 40s on both consoles in demanding areas. The Xbox Series X version holds a more stable and higher frame rate compared to the PS5 version. Meanwhile, the Xbox Series S version targets and mostly delivers a frame rate of 30 fps in its only mode.
With respect to load times on consoles, the PS5 version loads the quickest, taking around 8 seconds to get in-game from the dashboard, followed by the Xbox Series S, which takes around 12 seconds, and then the Xbox Series X version, which loads at around 13 seconds.
RoboCop: Rogue City offers an original storyline inspired by the RoboCop films, with Peter Weller returning as the main character. It was released on November 2, 2023, for PlayStation 5, Windows, and Xbox Series X/S.