Xbox Series X: game console Microsoft new generation
The Microsoft event, The Game Awards 2019 has announced the official name of the game next generation console, the announcement of which will be held in 2020.
We are talking about the device that previously appeared under the code name Xbox Scarlett. On the commercial market the novelty will go under the name of the Xbox Series X.
The console will get a complete redesign with the body in the form of a rectangular parallelepiped. To a greater extent Xbox Series X is analogous to the system unit of a desktop computer than on a classical gaming console. At the same time allowed the vertical and horizontal location.
The kit Xbox Series X will include new manipulator Xbox Wireless Controller. Its size and shape is reworked for greater comfort; in addition, there is an additional Share button. The promised compatibility with the Xbox One and computers running the Windows operating system 10.
In Microsoft say that the Xbox based X Series will serve as a powerful custom processor, created in partnership with AMD on the basis of the Zen 2 and the architecture of the RDNA. They say about hardware support for ray tracing. Technology Variable Rate Shading (VRS), and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) will help bring the gaming experience to a new level.
The vehicle console includes a high-speed solid-state (SSD) drive on the next generation. Platform Xbox Series X is designed with an eye on cloud services.
Overall, Microsoft promises the new product will provide four times more performance compared to Xbox One X with incredibly low noise. The promised backward compatibility with games for the consoles of previous generations.
As a demonstration of the capabilities of the Xbox Series X published trailer Senua»s Saga: Hellblade II. The console will be able to cope with image processing in 4K at 60 frames per second and the possibility of increasing up to 120 frames per second, and processing 8K.
On sale Xbox Series X will go into festive season 2020. The price will be announced later.