Battlefield V 4.2 Update Introduces Performance Improvements And More


A new update is now live for Battlefield V on all platforms, introducing some tweaks to the game meant to improve the experience.

The 4.2 update introduces, among several fixes, also some performance improvements for all platforms.

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New Battlefield V maps are also getting introduced by the update, the Lofoten Islands and Provence. New weapons and a Max Rank increase are also in.

You can find the full update notes below

What’s New?

  • We have reduced the recoil, and increased the muzzle velocity for the P08 Carbine in a bid to improve its effectiveness
  • Kills in Firestorm are now awarded if the enemy player disconnects during the downed state

What’s Changed?

  • Fixes targeted at removing extreme instances of Invisible Soldiers
  • Specializations are now able to be reset on the P08 Carbine
  • The game will no longer stutter when killing enemies with tanks
  • Removed an unintended suppression effect that was applying to infantry soldiers when a tank fires it’s main cannon
  • The screen will no longer turn black when firing stationary cannons
  • The Arras sights on the Lewis gun now displays correctly when using extended mags 
  • Rate Of Fire for the MKVI Revolver has also been reduced to 180RPM, from 200RPM
  • The correct crosshair now shows for the Mosquito FB MKVI on all load-outs
  • The Company will now display the correct amount of bombs for the JU-88 
  • Players trying to spawn into airplanes should no longer get stuck on the deploy screen

Battlefield V Patch 4.4 Key Features

  • Additional fixes are also targeted to improve performance and stability across all platforms
  • New Maps: Lofoten Islands and Provence
  • Increase in Max Rank to 500
  • Updates to Fortress Mode
  • New Weapons – In preparation for subsequent Tides of War Rewards (Panzerbüchse 39, Breda M1935, C96 Pistol Carbine)
  • Fixes for desynced top-gunner hitbox on certain Vehicles
  • Fixes for desynced soldier hitbox known to occur when reviving or vaulting

Battlefield V is now available in all regions on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.