LOS ANGELES (AP) — Xbox One is timorous in distance and flourishing in power.
Microsoft denounced during a Monday media lecture during a Electronic Entertainment Expo a new, slimmer chronicle of a video diversion console entrance after this year and a some-more absolute one that’s due in 2017.
The association says a white Xbox One S is 40 percent smaller than a strange black Xbox One and will underline support for 4K high-definition video.
Other changes embody relocating a USB ports to a front of a console, adding a built-in infrared blaster and expelling a pier for a motion-detecting Kinect camera system.
Microsoft says a console will go on sale in Aug for $299 to $399 depending on a distance of a tough drive.
The association also minute Project Scorpio, a some-more absolute Xbox One that will underline support for 4K gaming and practical reality. The new console will underline 6 teraflops — or 6 trillion floating indicate operations per second — of power.
“Our prophesy for a destiny of gaming is over generations,” Xbox conduct Phil Spencer said. “When it ships subsequent year, we trust it will be a many absolute console each built.”
Spencer betrothed that all Xbox One games would work opposite a 3 systems: Xbox One, Xbox One S and Project Scorpio, that was not shown on theatre during E3.
While they have allied specs, Sony’s PlayStation 4 is somewhat some-more absolute than a stream chronicle of a Xbox One.
Since they were both launched in 2013, sales of a Xbox One have lagged behind a PS4. Sony pronounced final month it has sole 40 million PS4s. Microsoft has not suggested sales total of a Xbox One.
During a presentation, Microsoft also heavily promoted a new Xbox Play Anywhere initiative, that will concede users to play games on both a Xbox One or Windows 10 computers.
The sci-fi shooter supplement “Gears of War 4,” Christmas-themed zombie-slaying installment “Dead Rising 4,” mild bandit journey “Sea of Thieves” and pushing simulator “Forza Horizon 3” were among a Xbox Play Anywhere titles showcased during a briefing.
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