The console is supposedly targeted at 1440p/120fps gaming, rather than the Series X's 4K/120p, which matches up with the specs as well. It probably uses the same storage subsystem, (PCIe 4.0) if it supports the Velocity Architecture, but we don't know if backward compatibility will work the same. It will probably support Smart Delivery, though. … [Read more...] about Xbox Series S is officially $299 and ships Nov. 10: Everything we know so far
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As always, however, the games drive much of the real interest, especially those that will be available at launch. And price will be key, too, not just for the boxes but for the games and ancillary add-ons; for instance, the Seagate 1TB SSD storage add-on uses a proprietary design, which may make it more expensive than we'd like. Right now, most educated guesses place the price at about $500 for both the Xbox and PS5 -- it's likely they'll be the same in order to compete with each other. … [Read more...] about Sony PS5 vs. Microsoft Xbox Series X: The best new game console for holiday 2020
How does it differ from the Xbox Series X? The Series S is about a half the size of the Series X. That's in line with the spec differences, which include the same eight-core AMD processor running at a slower 3.6GHz (3.4GHz with simultaneous multithreading, or SMT), a 512GB SSD and a similar AMD RDNA 2.0 GPU with half the compute units (20) and a slower clock speed (1.565GHz). It also has only 10GB of GDDR6 (8GB at 224GB/s allocated to GPU, 2GB at 56GB/s, compared to 16GB), which results in one-third of the bandwidth, 4TFLOPS instead of 12TFLOPS. … [Read more...] about Xbox Series S price is $299 and preorders start Sept. 22: Everything we know
This could be our first look at the Xbox Series S, Microsoft’s cut-down next-gen console that carries the codename Lockhart. An image posted by Thurrott allegedly shows the console’s design and reveals a price point of $299. It’s not immediately clear where the image came from, but leaker WalkingCat followed up with a short video showing off the same design in relation to the Series X. Analyst Daniel Ahmad also corroborated the image, though couldn’t confirm the price. … [Read more...] about Xbox Series S leaks with $299 price
Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S priceWhile Microsoft has yet to reveal exactly how much the Xbox Series X will cost, rumors point to a price tag of $499.99. The console is packed with cutting-edge technology after all, but Microsoft will want to ensure it avoids the negative response that Sony caused in 2006 when it announced the PS3 would be $599. The PS5 is also tipped to be around $499, so it would put the Xbox Series X in a strong position to compete with Sony’s hardware. … [Read more...] about Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S: which Xbox will be right for you?