Fortnite update version 2.44 is out today for the PS4. This patch is a hotfix that deals with the hitching issues on the PS4.
Epic Games has released Fortnite 2.44 today on PS4. This update is currently available to download on PS4 and it is a part of the last major patch that fixed a cosmetic related issue. Some users had reported that the game had started to hitch on the PS4 and this patch seems to resolve it for now.
Fortnite Update Version 2.44 Full Patch Notes For PS4
We have released a new patch (v11.10.2) on PlayStation 4 today to resolve reported issues of hitching. A download is required.
You will need to download a small update file for the game’s client in order to get this new fix.