Pokemon Go for iOS has been up to date with help for increased refresh charges on suitable smartphones, bringing improved contact response to the iPhone model of the favored location-based sport. The newest replace to the sport on the App Retailer now permits customers to “unlock” their smartphone’s native refresh fee, for increased frames per second (FPS) whereas taking part in Pokemon Go. Nevertheless, turning on the setting for native refresh fee help might lead to lowered battery life, particularly on older iPhone fashions.
The brand new settings to allow increased FPS within the sport had been noticed by The Verge on the most recent model of the Pokemon Go app for iOS, however developer Niantic has not talked about the brand new characteristic anyplace in its changelog for the brand new replace. The setting itself is buried deep within the Superior Settings part of the app, and the sport doesn’t inform customers or nudge them to attempt the brand new characteristic.
The Pokemon Go app on iOS can now reportedly run at 60 FPS on iPhones, which confirmed visibly smoother animations in our testing on an iPhone 11. The sport would beforehand run at 30 FPS, in response to the report, so customers operating the sport on the iPhone 13 Professional and the iPhone 13 Professional Max ought to see the largest enhancements on their smartphones due to their 120Hz shows.
Enabling the Native Refresh Price help setting on an iPhone 11.
Avid gamers who wish to check out the brand new setting to make use of the native refresh fee on their iPhone can head over to the App Retailer and examine for updates, because the setting appears to have been enabled on model 1.191.0 of the sport. After updating, this is the way you allow native refresh fee on Pokémon Go:
1. Faucet the Poke ball on the primary display
2. Faucet Settings
3. Scroll down and faucet on Superior Settings
4. Lastly, faucet on Native Refresh Price, to see a “Native refresh fee unlocked” message and a inexperienced tick mark as soon as it’s turned on.
The brand new characteristic to allow native refresh fee help on Pokemon Go for iOS might present visible enhancements, however will nearly actually come on the expense of battery life, so customers on older iPhone fashions or latest smartphones like Apple’s iPhone SE (2020) and iPhone 12 Mini might wish to depart the setting turned off.