Tech giant, Microsoft is looking forward to launching the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S on November 10, 2020. The game boxes will be priced at US$499 (around Rs 36,693) and US$299 (around Rs 21,986) respectively.
As per sources, the Xbox Series X game will be priced at $499 with a $35-per-month Xbox All Access financing option. The entry-level version, Xbox Series S, will come at $299 and have a $25 per month Xbox All Access financing option. Both the gaming consoles will go on sale from November 10.
Microsoft also confirmed the details about the Xbox Series X. however, the company is silent about on the entry-level Xbox Series S, which was previously codenamed as Lockhart. The now leaked $299 price tag of the gaming console Xbox Series S gives information about the business strategy behind the cheaper, next-generation Xbox. The Xbox Series S will supposedly have 7.5GB of usable RAM, four teraflops of GPU performance, and will operate only at 1080p. The console, though, will not have a disk drive.
The Xbox Series X, on the other hand, will be the “fastest and most powerful console ever” by Microsoft. It will have 4K graphics features running at 60 frames per second with the graphics boosting up to 120fps. The Xbox Series X will also have a robust drive that can “virtually eliminate loading times, erase buffering and transfer players to their gaming worlds faster than ever before.” Microsoft has slowly and gradually been revealing finer details about the next-gen Xbox consoles. It will also reportedly conduct a press event soon to reveal the official price and release date of both the gaming consoles.
Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, on the launch, will compete with Sony’s PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition. The consoles by Sony will be disk-less versions and will reportedly be available at a lower price. According to experts, the PS5 will reportedly be priced between $400 and $500.
About Microsoft X Box Series X
Xbox Series X is an upcoming gaming console created and developed by Microsoft. The console was announced during E3 2019 as “Project Scarlett” and is one of the most awaited planned products in Xbox hardware family, succeeding the current Xbox One. Microsoft is focusing on improved hardware performance, by including support systems for better and higher display resolutions and frame rates, instantaneous ray tracing, and the use of fastest drives in the new gaming consoles.
The tech company is also promoting a gamer-centric approach to the new hardware in the consoles, like free upgrades of Xbox Series X-enhanced versions of Xbox One games and backwards compatibility with previous-generation Xbox games. The lower-end model, Xbox Series S, was announced in September 2020 after a previous leak of the same.
Xbox Series X : Release Date, Price, News, and More
We have the whole thing you need to distinguish about Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox Series X console, including design details, features, and specs.
Microsoft is receiving organized to roll out its up-to-date game console, the Xbox Series X. It packs some of the greatest commanding hardware we’ve seen in any non-PC gaming system, and should deliver some healthy competition to Sony’s upcoming PlayStation 5. The Xbox Series X is programmed to hit stores this holiday season, but until then we’re congregation all of the gen that’s been released about the upcoming console so far.
Xbox Series X and Series S
- United States (8AM PT / 11AM ET): Microsoft Store, Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Walmart, Target, Sam’s Club, Newegg, and other participating retailers
- Canada (8AM PT): Microsoft Store, Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, EB Games, The Source, and other participating retailers
- UK (8AM BST): Microsoft Store, GAME, Amazon, Dixons, Currys PC World, Argos, John Lewis, Smyths Toys, and other participating retailers
- Australia (8AM AEST): Microsoft Store, JB Hifi, EB Games, Telstra, Harvey Norman, and other participating retailers
- New Zealand (8AM NZST): Microsoft Store, JB HiFi, EB Games, Spark, and other participating retailers
- Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (9AM CEST): Microsoft Store, Amazon, MediaMarkt, GameStop, FNAC, Elkjøp/Elgiganten, and other participating retailers. (Retailers and availability may differ by country.)
Xbox All Access
Another selection is Xbox All Access, which will proposal a next-gen console and 24 months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. Xbox Series S will be obtainable starting from $24.99 a month for 24 months and Xbox Series X will be accessible starting from $34.99 a month for 24 months.