Microsoft in the course of E3 2017 introduced the most powerful game console. This is Xbox One X, which was developed under the name Project Scorpio. The device provides higher power than the PlayStation 4K and will provide support for games in high definition. The premiere of the Xbox One X console is scheduled for November.
Xbox One X – during development was called Project Scorpio. During E3 2017, Microsoft revealed the main details associated with this device. The price in Europe will be 499 euros, it is much more expensive for Xbox One S, which in Europe can now be bought for about 250 dollars. How much it will cost in our country is not yet known.
Xbox One X is a powerful console with the author’s processor, developed with AMD, which has eight cores with a clock speed of 2.3 GHz. The console has 8 GB of memory and a 1 TB hard drive for games and other data. It also has a very powerful graphics processor with a capacity of 6 teraflops and 12 GB of GDDR5 memory. This combination of components should ensure a smooth gameplay in 4K UHD. It’s also worth adding that the old games will also scale up to this resolution. Microsoft claims that the Xbox One X provides 40% more power than any other console available today.
The new console from Microsoft also has: Blu-ray, three USB 3.0 connectors (USB-C not available), HDMI 2.0b, Ethernet, two-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. It supports the following audio standards: DTS 5.1, DOLBY Digital 5.1, TrueHD with Atmos, PCM 2.0, 5.1, 7.1. And it also supports HDR10. The console’s market debut will take place on November 7th.
Xbox One X – the main features:
- 8-core AMD processor with a clock speed of 2.3 GHz;
- GPU with a capacity of 6 teraflops;
- 12 GB of RAM GDDR5;
- 8 GB of data memory + 1 TB HDD;
- Blu-ray drive;
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth;
- 3 x USB 3.0, 1 x HDMI 2.0 b, 1 x Ethernet;
- Support: HDR10 and DTS 5.1, DOLBY Digital 5.1, TrueHD with Atmos, PCM 2.0, 5.1, 7.1;
- Memory bandwidth: 326 GB / sec.