Microsoft had to postpone the release of the "next gen" game Halo: Infinite to 2021. Xbox Series X gamers will still have a huge library of games available to launch the console.
If you want to buy the Xbox Series X on the release date, you don't have to worry about the game selection – Microsoft announced this weekthat the Xbox Series X will have thousands of games at launch thanks to backward compatibility. So you can play games from a total of four console generations.
In addition to the older games from the Xbox and Xbox 360, there will of course also be games that can be played on the current consoles but have been optimized for the Xbox Series X. In addition, there will also be a selection of brand new games specially developed for the Xbox Series X. So hopefully you should have enough games available to sweeten the waiting time for Halo: Infinite – the long-awaited shooter had to be postponed by Microsoft to 2021 and will therefore not be available for launch.
Xbox Series X: Do you expect a white version of the console?
On Twitter, a user shares an image that originally appeared on Reddit, which clearly one Controller the upcoming Xbox Series X shows. As before with competitor Sony, suddenly appearing pictures of the consoles or console accessories usually trigger heated discussions about the authenticity of such photos:
With the unusual image of the “Xbox Series X” controller, the community asks itself a number of questions. After all, so far we assume that Microsoft's console will appear in classic black. The color of the controller indicates that we are also using a white version of the console can count?
Or is it even a controller for the still mysterious one Xbox Lockhartwho have favourited the possible mini version of the Xbox Series X?
In the reply The tweet includes the theory that it is a special variant, Staff only could act. Of course, Microsoft has not confirmed any of these speculations and the authenticity of the controller. As soon as we know more details, we will inform you here.
How much will the 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. Industry analyzes assume that the price of Xbox Series X will be up 450 euros to 499 euros will amount.
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.
Presumably, Xbox will also try to keep behind the mountain as long as possible with the information about the price Undercut Sony if necessary to be able to. So it remains exciting – if there is any news about the price, we will inform you here as soon as possible.
When will the Xbox Series X arrive?
Unfortunately we have to be patient for this message, at least as far as the exact date is concerned. As for the PS5, the release period is already known. The Xbox Series X will be in Winter 2020 appear to take away the upcoming Christmas business.
Probably the Xbox Series X, like its predecessor, the Xbox One in November appear. As soon as an official release date is announced, we will of course report it to you.
Xbox Series X: what announcement can you expect?
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.
What is the design of the Xbox Series X?
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: Other 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 for 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 for many players it might be unusual. 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.