Price & Release – Current information about the console

You have burning questions about the price and release of the Xbox Series X? We have summarized all known information about the next-gen console clearly and provide you with the answers.

Xbox Series X

The Xbox Series X is said to be one new era of "next gen" gaming ring in. So that you are always up to date in advance, we give you in this article a clear overview of the most important information about the price and release of the Xbox Series X – but also the design of the console is not neglected.

Xbox Series X Price & Release:

  • Of the Xbox Series X Price has not yet been officially announced by Microsoft. However, experts believe that the price of the Xbox Series X at 499 euros will lie. The price of the Xbox Series S is said to be at 399 euros lie.
  • The exact Xbox Series X release date is also not yet known. The official release period is End of 2020. Presumably, Microsoft will use the XSX in November 2020 launch.

Xbox Series X Price: How Much Will Xbox Series X Cost?

Just like competitor Sony, Microsoft has not yet said a word about the price of the Xbox Series X. Of course, the rumor mill is simmering here too and one or the other tip has already been dropped.

The latest leaks show that the price of the Xbox Series X is probably at 499 euros will lie. How high the price of the smaller version Xbox Series S could be is also still pure speculation. Taking into account all factors and previous findings, we assume that the price of the Xbox Series S could be 399 euros.

That was in the past Xbox One with a starting price of 499 euros above the price of the PS4. However, the Xbox One also contained accessories in the form of the Kinect.

You should be longing for information Pre-orders wait, you are welcome to take a look at our practical pre-order article, where we will inform you about the best offers when the starting shot has been fired. Or just watch Amazon over, the Xbox Series X is already listed there:

Xbox Series X Release: When will Xbox Series X arrive?

Unfortunately you have to be patient for this message, at least as far as the exact publication date is concerned. Of the Release period the Xbox Series X is, as for the PS5, already known. The Xbox Series X will be in November 2020 appear to take away the upcoming Christmas business.

When is the next Xbox Series X announcement?

Microsoft's plan is to hold an Xbox Series X event every month. Under the name of Xbox 20/20 So regular live streams appear on the Xbox YouTube channel.

The last event took place on July 23rd. In the Xbox Games Showcase, Microsoft mainly presented Games from the in-house studios and was able to convince with a total of 22 launch games.

Xbox Series X Design: What does the Xbox Series X look like?

In contrast to its competitor Sony, Microsoft took the first step with the Xbox and unveiled the console's design. It has been known how the home console will look like since December 2019.

If you want to see the Xbox Series X premiere with your own eyes, watch this trailer:

In terms of color, Microsoft remains true to the scheme of its predecessor Xbox One, but some things have changed in structure. The Xbox Series X, like the PS5, skyrockets. The chunky and large design the console already has made for laughs and made a number of comparisons with refrigerators or other devices.

The reason for the now unwieldy exterior of the home console is due to the high level of performance inside. More power requires more energy and, above all, space for heat dissipation.

In addition to the design of the Xbox Series X, a "Mini version" the console expects. This bears the project name Xbox Lockhart or is also called Xbox Series S titled.

A Microsoft insider has revealed that the Xbox Lockhart the Half the price of the Xbox Series X should cost. In terms of size and design, it should be much smaller and only as a digital version be available.

A recent one Tweet an industry insider gives additional details about the Performance and speed the mini version price. Accordingly, it should be just as fast as the Xbox Series X thanks to the built-in CPU, but with one weaker GPU and therefore probably not offer full 4K resolution.

The reveal of the Xbox Series S is said to be loud other sources in the August occur. We will inform you when more details about the event become known.

Latest pictures of the Xbox Series X

Just recently, Xbox released another video with a detailed view of the Series X. The simple design the console comes into its own and is rather inconspicuous apart from the green highlights:

Also the familiar Xbox logo must of course not be missing and is also placed at the top of the Series X:

However, the console manufacturer dares to use more color for the upper one Ventilation opening the Xbox – the typical green shines towards you:

The exterior of the Xbox Series is largely known and will probably not hold any surprises in store, if so, we will show you new pictures here.

Xbox Series X: Important Information and Details

It is in the room that that Interface and dashboard the Xbox Series should stay the same. Next minor improvements like the loading times, Microsoft is based on the predecessor Xbox One.

One service that could place the Xbox Series X clearly in front of the PS5 is Smart Delivery. This tool allows you to upgrade games that you have already purchased for the Xbox One, for example, to the upcoming console completely free. The current selection includes 14 gameswhich is very likely to be expanded.

Not only can you transfer previously purchased games from the previous generation to the Xbox Series X, Microsoft has also made sure that many games are in new shine appear. The console giant has optimized many favorites for the next-gen.

The possibility to experience limitless games, seems to be a big concern to Microsoft. Thanks to the PC beta app, the company is now able to make the wide world of the PC game cosmos accessible to gamers. Rumors suggest that it will be possible with the Xbox Series X to access the Steam and "Epic Games" stores.

A special feature and almost a rarity of the "Xbox Series X" controller are the exchangeable ones AA batteriesthat should provide the pad with enough energy. This shows great flexibility, but is likely to be unusual for many players. Integrated batteries are still the standard.

The Series X controller becomes one comfortable switching between all of your devices whether PC, tablet or smartphone.

A burning question that should keep many console gamers busy: What about the backward compatibility of the Xbox Series X? This will across all four generations be available and thus offer the largest possible selection of games from past years.

The developers of the Xbox SX seem particularly proud of that inner values ​​of your console especially the power of the processor.

Games come with up to 120 frames per second and in 4K flicker across the screen. The fast loading times due to the built-in 1TB SSD will be one seamless switch between your favorite games enable – without major interruptions.

The Xbox Series X also advertises with ray tracing, which is supposed to provide beautiful graphics. Take a look at what ray tracing can do:

It will be a while until the release of the Xbox Series X, until then we will keep you up to date and give you an overview. Which questions are you particularly interested in about the upcoming console? Please write us these in the comments.

Mandy Strut
Mandy Strebe, GIGA expert for streaming, Twitch and YouTube, indie games and DayZ.

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