Doom Eternal's free next-gen update out late June

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Doom Eternal's free next-gen update comes out 29th June for Xbox Series X and S and PlayStation 5, Bethesda has announced.

This update offers improved visuals, increased performance and support for ray-tracing, or 4K resolution at 60fps, or an optional 120fps mode.

The next-gen update is also coming to PC, which adds ray-tracing support on compatible machines.

Here's the breakdown:

Xbox Series X:

  • Performance Mode: 1800p - 120FPS
  • Balanced Mode: 2160p - 60FPS
  • Ray Tracing Mode: 1800p - 60FPS

Xbox Series S:

  • Performance Mode: 1080p - 120FPS
  • Balanced Mode: 1440p - 60FPS
  • Ray Tracing Mode: not available

PlayStation 5:

  • Performance Mode: 1584p - 120FPS
  • Balanced Mode: 2160p - 60FPS
  • Ray Tracing Mode: 1800p - 60FPS


  • Ray Tracing Mode: Availability and performance depends on a user's PC hardware.

All modes feature dynamic resolution scaling, Bethesda added. Balanced and Performance modes are not available with ray-tracing. Performance Mode requires a 120hz compatible display. Balanced Mode requires a 4K compatible display.

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