And the same is true with the new controller, though it does have a few extra features. In total, that means you get access to: That’s all with no upfront costs and a low monthly price. According to the folks at Digital Foundry, who have the tech to test such things, this can still happen on the Series X-optimized version of Gears 5.

In addition to the 100+ games in the Xbox Game Pass library today, Ultimate and PC members will be able to play more than 60 of EA’s biggest and best console and PC games like FIFA 20, Titanfall 2 and Need for Speed Heat, as well as titles from some of EA’s most popular franchises like Battlefield, Mass Effect, Skate, and The Sims. But it almost doesn't need to, as it loads games in under 10 seconds. One thing that hasn’t really changed from the Xbox One to the Xbox Series X is the Xbox Wireless Controller. Memory: 16 GB

Xbox Series X, our most powerful console ever made, and Xbox Series S, next-generation performance in our smallest console ever built at a more affordable price, launch globally November 10, pre-orders start September 22. But it has a textured surface to its triggers and underside, which improves the controller's overall grip.

Xbox Series X release date is set for today i.e November 10, 2020. While I wasn't a fan of the VCR-like look of the original Xbox, the Series X appears to be borrowing from the clean design of the Xbox One X, only making it bigger.

These also prevent the console from slipping around. And these games should be improved by steadier framerates, faster loading times and improved resolution. As more true next-gen games arrive, I’d not be surprised if the Series X gets a little nosier and warmer, as it’ll no doubt have to push its AMD Zen 2-based Ryzen processor and RDNA 2-based Radeon GPU a lot harder. There’s no optical audio connection or HDMI-in port, like there were on the Xbox One and One X. To complement Xbox Series X and invite more players into the next generation sooner, we built Xbox Series S—an all-digital, next-gen console designed to deliver everything that is core to next-generation gaming – faster load times, higher frame rates, and richer, more dynamic worlds – in our smallest, sleekest Xbox ever. Don't expect a suite of next-generation games for the Xbox Series X when it’s released on November 10. The release time of Xbox Series X has not been predefined by Microsoft themselves. Xbox Series X release date (Image credit: Shutterstock) Xbox Series X is slated to launch on November 10, 2020, the same day as the lower-spec Xbox Series S. Xbox Series X price. So while you won’t have Halo Infinite or Fable 4 to play at launch, there should be a clutch of games that will at least embrace some of the Series X’s horsepower. There’s a quartet of soft pads on one side of the console to show you which way it should be positioned when lying sideways. Measuring 15.1 x 15.1 x 30.1 centimeters (5.9 x 5.9 x 11.9 inches) and weighing 9.8 pounds, the Series X is a rather bulky machine, though not as large as the PS5. But you’ll still have plenty to play. Speaking of which, that system runs very quietly and coolly, though you can feel a waft of heat if you touch the top vent. "By the time we launch this holiday, the team will have spent well over 200,000 hours ensuring your game library is ready for you to jump in immediately.". And the new Xbox consoles are also the only next-generation, backward-compatible consoles that allow you to play thousands of games from four generations better than ever before, and empower you to play with friends wherever you want across your console, PC, and mobile device. If time is money, then the Xbox Series X is going to save you a lot. On an Xbox One X, you’re looking at loading times of 40 seconds or more.

The Xbox Series X will be available to buy online at from 12 p.m. I wasn't disappointed. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. The game also uses something called "screen space global illumination," which could be best explained as a "ray-tracing lite."