The smallest-ever Xbox console will be cheaper; Microsoft confirms a $299 price after it was leaked on Twitter.
Microsoft has formally shown the name and rate of its smaller and less expensive next-era Xbox console, following a chain of leaks hinting that one of these products changed into withinside the pipeline.
Xbox Series S to cost $299:
The Xbox Series S may be available for £249 ($299 withinside the US) and might not have a disc drive, as an alternative relying on customers shopping and downloading or streaming video games over the internet. According to Windows Central, the console may also be to be had inside a $25 a month plan (UK charge is unavailable) referred to as Xbox All Access, to encompass Xbox Live and Game Pass – a subscription provider imparting a library of video games to stream or download.
A video that reveals specifications of Xbox Series S, leaked on Twitter:
A leaked video published to Twitter as compared to the Series S with the primary Series X console, that’s anticipated to retail for $499 (presumably £449 withinside the UK), displaying the distinction in size. The Series S is the smallest Xbox console to date, Microsoft has stated. The leaked video lists its technical specifications as which includes help for one hundred twenty frames-per-2nd gameplay at 1440p resolution, 4K upscaling for video games, 4K media playback, help for DirectX raytracing, and 512GB of storage. Both new Xbox consoles are anticipated to be launched on 10 November, in keeping with Windows Central – even though this has now no longer been showed via way of means of Microsoft. The employer has best stated that it plans to release the brand new consoles sooner or later in November. Rival Sony additionally plans to release fashions of its next-era console, the PlayStation 5, at the stop of 2020. No date or charge has but been revealed.