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Digital FoundryFinal Fantasy 12's PS4 remaster is a great upgrade for 1080p gaming

But PS4 Pro's high resolution support doesn't quite cut it.

Digital FoundrySpider-Man reaches new heights on PS4 Pro

Smart rendering techniques combine for one of Pro's best presentations yet.

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Digital FoundryPrey PC: even a budget rig can hit 1080p60

Digital Foundry reports superb scalability across a range of hardware.

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Digital FoundryNex Machina's high-tech twin-stick magic tested on PC

Digital Foundry checks out the evolved Resogun engine operating at full 4K.

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Digital FoundryLG OLED B6 4K TV review

A fantastic high-end display finally drops to an affordable price.

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Digital FoundryLego City Undercover on Switch holds up well against PS4

Significantly revamped over Wii U, with higher resolution than Xbox One.

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Digital FoundryWhy PC is the best place to play Mass Effect Andromeda

Full multi-platform comparison, including a PS4 Pro vs PC 4K face-off.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Mass Effect Andromeda

Digital Foundry's initial tests on PS4 and Xbox One versions of the game.

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Digital FoundryI am Setsuna on Switch is a visual match for PS4

1080p on both, with frame-rate the only tangible difference.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: For Honor

Great on console, but the 60fps PC experience is a cut above.

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Digital FoundryResident Evil 7 at 4K: does resolution really matter?

The PC ultra HD experience takes on PS4 Pro's 1260p image.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Resident Evil 7

1080p60 locked with VR support - PlayStation offers the complete package.

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Digital FoundrySamsung KS7000 4K TV review

The best gaming 4K HDR display under 1000.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: the best 4K TVs for HDR gaming

Updated! Looking to future-proof yourself with your next TV purchase? We've got you covered.

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Digital FoundrySkyrim on PS4 Pro runs at native 4K - but there's a catch

The standard PS4 version has smoother performance overall.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Skyrim Special Edition

PS4 and Xbox One take on the maxed out PC experience.

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Digital FoundryPanasonic DX750 ultra HD 4K TV review

Excellent 4K picture quality and HDR performance for PS4 Pro and Xbox One S.

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Digital FoundrySamsung KU6400 4K TV review

A feature-packed display for PS4 Pro and PC gaming, starting from 479 - but what's the catch?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: F1 2016

Can Codemasters' second-gen F1 title improve visuals and boost frame-rate?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 1/2

Are these new ports really as bad as the reports say they are?

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Digital FoundryTritton Katana HD wireless headset review

Uncompressed 7.1 audio over HDMI finally hits gaming headsets. Is the upgrade worthwhile?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Resident Evil 5 Remastered

Capcom's new PS4 and Xbox One versions take on the original PC and Xbox 360 releases.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Umbrella Corps

PC takes point over a compromised PS4 release.

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Digital FoundryHDR: What does it mean for games and movies?

Display technology is evolving - but what improvements does high dynamic range actually deliver?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Mirror's Edge Catalyst

Final console code sees substantial improvements over the beta.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Overwatch

Highly polished on all platforms, with PC offering further refinement.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs Alienation

A visual effects showcase, but is it a worthy successor to the brilliant Resogun?

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with Mirror's Edge Catalyst

Do the consoles have the raw horsepower to meet DICE's ambition?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Battleborn beta on PS4 and Xbox One

Beyond Borderlands: Digital Foundry assesses Gearbox's latest console work.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Doom beta on PS4 and Xbox One

UPDATE: id Software confirms dynamic resolution scaling on both console versions.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs Ratchet and Clank on PS4

Insomniac's iconic work compared and contrasted across three generations of PlayStation hardware.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Microsoft Xbox Elite controller vs Razer Wildcat

Can premium-priced controllers make you a better player?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Killer Instinct on PC

Killer conversion or dead on arrival?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Dirt Rally

The spirit of McRae is back - along with 60fps gameplay.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Resident Evil 6 Remastered

1080p60 PC port or something more?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Trackmania Turbo

Arcade thrills for PS4 and Xbox One - and 60fps is the target.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with Quantum Break

UPDATE: Remedy reveals resolution and anti-aliasing details.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Division

PC takes point in Digital Foundry's three-way analysis.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Far Cry Primal

A superb console rendition - but what does PC add to the equation?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Hitman beta on PC

Can PC power past the PS4 version's frame-rate issues?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Gravity Rush Remastered on PS4

Bluepoint on point - and out now in the West.

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Digital FoundryDragon's Dogma on PC is a HD remaster in all but name

Digital Foundry's verdict on the PC version of Capcom's RPG.

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Digital FoundryAcer X34 Predator vs XR341CK: two ultra-wide gaming displays reviewed

Curved 21:9 screens with 3440x1440 resolution, IPS panels, G-Sync/FreeSync support and more.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with Ark: Survival Evolved on Xbox One

It's sold over 1m copies. Is the star of Microsoft's Xbox Early Access initiative worth buying now?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Crew: Wild Run

Digital Foundry on the game's visual revamp - and how well Xbox One and PS4 handle it.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power

The new PS4 release stacked up against the maxed out PC experience.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

PC, PS4 and Xbox One versions under the microscope.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

Does Treyarch's most ambitious campaign yet compromise the core COD experience?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Darksiders 2: Deathinitive Edition

The new PS4 and Xbox One remaster compared to the original release.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Transformers: Devastation

The Platinum standard in licensed tie-ins.

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Digital FoundrySeagate 2TB Game Drive for Xbox review

Xbox branding bumps up the price of this hard drive - but not the performance.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5

Digital Foundry digs deeper into the nightmarish release.

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Digital FoundryHow to cheaply upgrade your PS4 to 2TB

Updated! 60 gets you a superb mass storage upgrade - and a USB caddy for your old drive.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Mad Max

PC owns the Fury Road, but PlayStation 4 and Xbox One aren't left in the dust.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Mad Max

PS4 and Xbox One enter the Digital Foundry Thunderdome.

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FeatureFace-Off: Dishonored: The Definitive Edition

A straight PC port or something better?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 beta on Xbox One

Faster and more stable than PS4, but what's the catch?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 beta on PS4

Multiplayer's on form at 60fps - but can campaign co-op match it?

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs Rare Replay

The highs and the lows of Xbox One back-compat, the Grabbed by the Ghoulies 1080p60 remaster - and more.

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Digital FoundryRare Replay's Nintendo 64 games run at 1080p

Digital Foundry analyses the Xbox One versions of Rare's classic N64 line-up.

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: F1 2015

Initial impressions and frame-rate tests for the PS4 and Xbox One versions.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with PlanetSide 2 on PS4

From the archive: Daybreak Game Company's MMO shooter makes its console debut.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Payday 2: Crimewave Edition

Visual parity between the consoles, but severe online issues impact Xbox One.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: The Elder Scrolls Online

How well does the PC MMO transfer to PS4 and Xbox One?

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Digital FoundryPerformance Analysis: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection revisited

New patch boosts frame-rates. Has Gearbox finally delivered a locked 60fps?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Oddworld New 'n' Tasty

The Unity engine-powered remake compared on PS3, PS4, Xbox One and PC.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with PlayStation Now

Can Sony's cloud gaming system succeed where OnLive failed?

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Mortal Kombat X

Flawless victory? NetherRealm's PS4 and Xbox One fighter measures up against the PC release.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Borderlands: The Handsome Collection

A handsome conversion to PS4 and Xbox One, marred by some ugly performance issues.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Assassin's Creed Rogue

Cross-gen engine enhancements make the new PC version the pick of the bunch.

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Digital FoundryIs DmC Devil May Cry Definitive Edition a worthy upgrade?

Digital Foundry stacks up the PS4 remaster against the existing PS3 and PC games.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Evolve

CryEngine compared on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with the Evolve beta

Performance and netcode analysed as Turtle Rock's new game gets a pre-launch stress test.

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