Smart gaming is all that we want! For all the game lovers out there, Microsoft has announced the next generation new Xbox console- Xbox Series X. The Xbox series X was announced in 2019 at The Game Awards.
According to Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox
The future of gaming has never been more inspiring. Creativity in games is flourishing. New services empower you to discover more games—and bring you closer to the games and creators and streamers you love. The cloud creates a massive opportunity to stream console-quality games and play with the people you want, wherever you want. And for many of us, nothing is more inspiring than the dawn of a new console generation.Phil Spencer, Head of Xbox
What is Xbox Series X?
The new Xbox series X is going to be an absolute powerhouse as it comes like a small gaming PC. Microsoft is using its next-generation hardware to build smart gaming experiences. Microsoft has confirmed that the smart gaming family of consoles will be called “Xbox” and that ‘Series X’ is just one of the consoles within that family that’s likely to include a cheaper disc-drive free version as well.
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Facts About Xbox Series X
What is the release date of Xbox Series X? Around October and December – Holiday 2020. Looking at the calendar, there is a clear possibility that the Xbox Series X can be live on November 26 as ThanksGiving is falling on that date. Also, it is observed that Xbox Series X is “coming Thanksgiving 2020” is appeared in various product pages. Also, Sony PS5 (with 8K gaming) can launch its new console at the same time, so there’s a good chance we could see both consoles battling it out for festive supremacy.
What games we can play on Xbox Series X? Hellblade 2 and Halo Infinite and also all previous generations of Xbox console games you can play.
Will Xbox Series X have VR? No. There won’t be any VR with Xbox Series.
Will there be any delay due to the Xbox Series X release due to Covid19? There is no official confirmation on the delay and look like Microsoft will launch it on the cited timeline Holiday 2020.
Key Specs of Xbox Series X
- CPU: 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.8GHz (3.6GHz with SMT) 7nm
- Storage: 1TB custom NVMe SSD
- GPU: 12 TFLOPs, 52 CUs at 1.825GHz, Custom RDNA 2
- Memory: 16GB GDDR6
- Optical drive: 4K UHD Blu-ray
- Ports: HDMI 2.1 output, 3x USB 3.2, networking port, expanded storage slot, power input
- 120 fps support
- Potential 8K resolutions
- Ray-tracing technology
- Variable Rate Shading for more stable frame rates
- Compatible with Xbox One accessories
- Smart Delivery
Xbox Series X will be the most powerful console ever, powered by our custom-designed processor leveraging AMD’s latest Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures. The new system on a chip (SOC) has been built from the ground up for speed and performance, with 12 teraflops of processing power and with compatibility in mind for four generations of games.Microsoft
What is new in Xbox Wireless Controllers?
The wireless controller with Xbox Series X provides more gaming comfort to the players with sculpted surfaces and refined geometry. You can stay on the target using the textured grip and a hybrid D-pad, also you can share the content while playing games and switch between supported consoles, PCs and mobile devices.
Xbox Series X price
What will the price of Xbox Series X?
Officially there are no prices revealed yet but this is not going to be cheap. As per the tech reporters, the new Xbox console will cost above $500.
Xbox Series X is going to be a complete digital gaming experience for Xbox lovers around the world. As it is powered with a custom-designed processor leveraging AMD’s latest Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures.
We hope you like the this article and waiting for launch of Xbox Series X.
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