The new generation of consoles from Sony and Microsoft can output up to 120FPS on select, compatible games. Follow this guide on how to enable 120Hz on your console.

 

<PlayStation 5>

Please follow these steps to enable 120Hz on your PlayStation 5 Console. 

1.Open setting


 

2.Select “Screen and Video



 

3.Under “Video Output” and Select “Enable 120 Hz Output” 


 4.In the pop-up menu, select “Automatic



5.Return to Settings and select “Saved Data and Game/App Settings



 6.Under “Game Presets” select “Performance Mode or Resolution Mode


 

7.In the pop-up menu, select “Performance Mode


8.Close Settings to complete

Check if your games are supported by visiting the console or developer websites.

If the game supports 4K Resolution @ 120Hz, you will need to use a cable and monitor with HDMI 2.1 specifications.

 

<Xbox Series X/S>

 

Please follow these steps to enable 120Hz on your Xbox Series X/S Console.

1.Open Settings


 

2.Within “General” select “TV & Display Options


5.Under the "Display option, select"120Hz"




 
 4.When asked “Keep this refresh rate?” select YES


 

5.Close Settings to complete


Check if your games are supported by visiting the console or developer websites.

If the game supports 4K Resolution @ 120Hz, you will need to use a cable and monitor with HDMI 2.1 specifications.

 

 Below is the 120Hz mode compatibility list as of July 14, 2021.

 

Size

Model

Native resolution

1920x1080 @ 120Hz

2560x1440 @ 120Hz

PS5 Compatible

Xbox Compatible

Xbox Compatible

23.6

VX2458-C-mhd

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

23.6

VX2468-PC-mhd

1920x1080@165Hz

V

V

 

23.6

VX2458-P-mhd

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

23.8

XG2405-2

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

23.8

VX2405-P-mhd

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

23.8

VX2418-P-mhd

1920x1080@165Hz

V

V

 

23.8

VX2458-mhd

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

27

XG2705-2

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2718-P-mhd

1920x1080@165Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2718-PC-mhd

1920x1080@165Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2719-PC-mhd

1920x1080@240Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2758-P-mhd

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2758-C-mh

1920x1080@144Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2718-2KPC-mhd

2560x1440@165Hz

V

V

V

27

VX2705-2KP-mhd

2560x1440@144Hz

V

V

V

27

VX2758-2KP-mhd

2560x1440@144Hz

V

V

 

27

VX2768-2KP-mhd

2560x1440@144Hz

V

V

 

27

XG270

1920x1080@240Hz

V

V

 

27

XG270Q

2560x1440@165Hz

V

V

V

27

XG270QC

2560x1440@165Hz

V

V

V

27

XG2705-2K

2560x1440@144Hz

V

V

V

31.5

VX3268-2KPC-MHD

2560x1440@144Hz

V

V

V

31.5

VX3218-PC-mhd

1920x1080@165Hz

V

V

 

31.5

VX3219-PC-mhd

1920x1080@240Hz

V

V

 

31.5

VX3258-2KPC-mhd

2560x1440@165Hz

V

V

V

34

VX3418-2KPC

3440x1440@144Hz

V

V

V