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Cyberpunk 2077 Long Loading Times | How to speed up slow load screens

Cyberpunk 2077 is a visually stunning, immersive experience… when it eventually loads. The long loading times in this game can be tough to put up with. Whether users are playing on PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, or Xbox One, loading screens can be a true annoyance. Here’s how to speed up load screens in Cyberpunk 2077.

Why are Cyberpunk 2077 loading times so long?

Cyberpunk 2077 Long Loading Times

Loading times are so long in Cyberpunk 2077 due to the sheer amount of detail in the open world. There are many different high-detailed assets to load in each new area, which can push hardware to the limit.

Those using an older console will be stuck with an HDD, which will severely limit the speeds of Cyberpunk 2077 load times.

How to speed up Cyberpunk 2077 long loading times

Cyberpunk 2077 Long Loading Times

To speed up long loading times in Cyberpunk 2077 players can upgrade to an SSD, if they haven’t already done so.

PC users will benefit most from an SSD upgrade, though both PS4 and Xbox One owners can also see speed increases.

Of course, those playing on PS5 or Xbox Series X|S already have a super-fast SSD solution. However, at the time of writing these next-gen consoles are running the last-gen versions of the game. When the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S versions of Cyberpunk 2077 launch, players will likely see greatly improve load times.

Long loading times in Cyberpunk 2077 are the least of some players’ worries, as tiny trees have been invading the game. Thankfully, there are some troubleshooting tips and fixes to help deforest this futuristic title.

Players eager to play Cyberpunk 2077 in third-person will want to read up on this GameRevolution guide. It will be updated with the latest mods and tools for unlocking third-person mode.

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