Will The HDR Update For PS4 Make Graphics Better?

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Sony is rolling out a firmware updates for all PS4 models to add HDR support. Will this update mean that games will now have better visuals?

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Dan Hastings -

The short answer is yes, it will add an improvement to the colors of the game and the contrast will be improved. There is a catch, first you must, of course, own a TV that supports HDR, this means you need a TV that has the UDH Premium brand on it to ensure it adheres to the HDR standard. In terms of improving graphics, it will improve visuals, but not graphics. Jagged edges, screen tearing, ugly textures etc. will not get fixed by this update. The HDR update will just alter how the PS4 and TV display the frames that get generated by the GPU.

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