Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One X. Sales will start in November at a price of $ 500
Tonight on game show E3 Microsoft announced the Xbox One X, previously referred to under the code name Project Scorpio.
Today it is the most productive gaming console. If the performance of the Sony PS4 Pro is 4.2 TFLOPS, the new brainchild of Microsoft, the figure is 6 TFLOPS.
As the main competitor, the Xbox One X is positioned as a console for gaming in 4K. While Microsoft has promised that when playing Full HD many projects on the new console will look better than the One S.
The main improvement with the new GPU. Now hybrid processor console features 2560 stream processors vs 768 the previous consoles. The frequency is also increased from 914 to 1172 MHz. In addition, eight CPU cores are working now at a frequency of 2.3 GHz.
Console got 12 GB of GDDR5 memory with a frequency of 6800 MHz, which in the presence of 384-bit memory bus gives a bandwidth of 326 GB/s. For comparison, the One S is only of 68.3 GB/s.
Microsoft says that Xbox One X — not only the productive but also the smallest of its consoles. The statement is formally true, but the consoles dimensions are 300 x 240 x 60 mm, whereas the One S — 295 x 230 x 65 mm. That is the volume of the housing is only 2% less than its predecessor, despite the fact that the images that Microsoft had displayed a more significant difference.
In addition, the console is equipped with a HDD of 1TB, optical drive UHD Blu-ray supports AMD FreeSync and HDR10. Set of ports includes HDMI 1.4 b (input), HDMI 2.0 b (output), USB 3.0 (x3), Gigabit Ethernet, S/PDIF. The cost of the console is $ 500, and in sale it will appear on 7 November. In Russia the console will cost 40,000 rubles.
During the presentation, Microsoft showed off many new games including exclusives. Among them was Forza Motorsport 7, Sea of Thieves, Assassin’s Creed Origins, Star Wars Battlefront II, Metro: Exodus and many others.