Microsoft recently revealed a lot about its upcoming Project Scorpio but still, a lot needs to be seen. With the news regarding its release and specs done and dusted, one of the company’s latest gaming console has is making its way to hit the shelves this November, the Microsoft Xbox One X.

%name XBox One X: Release date, Hardware specifications and much more

Though Sony has been giving a pretty tough time to Microsoft with its PlayStation 4 duo rendering better performances with high resolution which remained a dream for XBox users, Microsoft now seems to be coming with a better plan. The upcoming X version is basically a more powerful version of the XBox One which is said to cover the features that lacked in its previous iteration. So instead of launching a whole new generation of consoles, Microsoft is focusing more on making the current ones better.

Hardware Specifications

What actually makes XBox One X, a better option to consider is the list of hardware specs provided to combat your high-end gaming needs. The specifications are:

  • 40 customized Radeon compute units at 1171 MHz beating PS4 Pro which has 36 of them
  • 8-cores CPU running at 2.3GHz
  • Super-sampling resolution to provide downscaling for 1080p users while staying at or above Xbox One framerate levels
  • AMD FreeSync technology for stable refresh rates
  • 12GB of GDDR5 memory (4GB reserved for the operating system) and 326 GB/s bandwidth
  • 1TB hard drive to come at par with PS4 Pro
  • Spatial surround sound and Dolby Atmos support to provide the best sound experience even in the headphone mode
  • Support for 4K UHD Blu-ray content
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Supported Games

Don’t worry about buying new games as it supports most of the XBox One titles but with better resolutions. As per the list of games released this past April, we can witness the following games supported with the upcoming console:

  • FIFA 18
  • Madden 18
  • Gears of War 4
  • Killer Instinct
  • Red Dead Redemption 2
  • Untitled Call of Duty (possibly Call of Duty: WWII)Forza Motorsport 7
  • Crackdown 3
  • State of Decay 2
  • Star Wars Battlefront 2
  • Minecraft
  • Forza Horizon 3
  • Halo Wars 2
  • Final Fantasy 15
  • Resident Evil 7