Microsoft announced gaming console new generation Xbox One X. According to the company, it’s the most productive gaming console in the world. If the performance of the Sony Playstation 4 Pro is 4.2 TFLOPS, news from Microsoft figure reaches 6 TFLOPS.
Xbox One X is positioned as a console for gaming in 4K. While in Redmond promised that when playing in Full HD resolution a projects for the new console will look better than the One S.
Microsoft gave details about what kind of “stuffing” will use Xbox One X. In the console based on a new 16-nanometer system-on-chip, which should make it not only much more powerful than previous versions of Xbox, but the fastest gaming system on the market. 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.
The performance of the graphics accelerator of the new Xbox One X at 4.3 times greater than Xbox One’s, and the frequency of the scalar processor cores in the new version of the console increased by 31%.
The console is equipped with HDD 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. Microsoft says that Xbox One X — not only the productive but also the smallest of its consoles. The console dimensions are 300 x 240 x 60 mm, whereas the One S — 295 x 230 x 65 mm.
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.
The console will go on sale in November 2017 and will cost in Russia is 39 990 rubles. In the US the price of the Xbox One X will be $ 500.