Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X Enhancements Revealed

Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X Enhancements Revealed - News

by William D'Angelo, posted on 21 August 2017 / 4,390 Views

Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics have released the list of Xbox One X enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider.


Xbox One X players can choose from one of three visual modes, including:

  • Native 4K: (full 3840 by 2160) for highest fidelity resolution
  • Enriched Visuals for stunning graphic upgrades
  • High Frame Rate for the smoothest possible gameplay

New Xbox One X tech enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider include:

  • HDR display support for more vibrant and accurate color representation technology
  • Spatial audio support, including Dolby Atmos, for true 3D audio
  • Enhanced texture resolution for Lara Croft, NPCs, and environments, leveraging additional memory offered by the Xbox One X
  • Improved anti-aliasing for immersive realistic details

Additional visual enhancements include:

  • Improved volumetric lights
  • Improved reflections
  • Enhanced foliage
  • Upgraded polygonal detail
  • Amplified texture filtering

Rise of the Tomb Raider is available now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC.

Thanks Gematsu.


A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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4 Comments

Mr Puggsly (on 21 August 2017)

Now thats how you use those sexy specs of the X1X. The extra GPU power and additional RAM being utilized here.


shikamaru317 (on 21 August 2017)

Nice to see improvements beyond resolution, hope we see alot more developers do this for their games as well.


Azzanation (on 21 August 2017)

Well this is definitely good for the gamers allowing the options for frame rate or resolution.


miedek (on 22 August 2017)

ill probably play the game on 4k for a while then switch to 60fps (assuming this is what they mean by smoothest)