Fortnite fans that own an iPhone XR, XS or XS Max, have one very important privilege to the owners of smartphones running Android. About it writes the Verge with reference to the official representatives of Epic Games, the Studio responsible for the development of the cult title. It is the ability of Apple to handle the gaming scene at 60 frames per second, which is inaccessible even to the flagship devices on the OS from Google.
Processing game scenes on a speed equivalent to 60 frames per second — quite a significant difference. Thanks to him, iPhone XR, XS and XS Max look more attractive devices to play Fortnite, coming close in quality to the console solutions. In any case, doubled as compared to the Android-smartphone fps for smoother rendering of scenes will have a positive impact on the overall perception of the game.
What is Android smartphones inferior to iPhone
According to the confirmed information, Fortnite is running at 30 frames per second on all smartphones running Android, without exception, and also Switch game console from Nintendo. Even Galaxy Note 9, for which Epic Games specially adapted game, and Huawei Mate Pro 20, based on 7-nanometer processor Kirin 980, was not able to cope with processing the higher fps.
According to official representatives of Epic Games, which a reporter for the Verge asked for comments, the reason for the superiority of the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max is more efficient hardware and chipset A12 Bionic in particular. However, specified by the developers, they are making every effort to in the foreseeable future to present an updated version of the game for Android with support for 60 frames per second.