Project Scorpio Revealed as Xbox One X, Touches Down Nov. 7

E3 2017: Xbox One X Revealed to Be Official Name of Project Scorpio, Will Be Available on Nov. 7, 2017

Just announced at Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference, the long awaited Project Scorpio has been revealed as the Xbox One X. The premium console will be released on November 7, 2017, worldwide, with the price confirmed after a leak by Geoff Keighley earlier today. Take a first look at the new Xbox One X below.

xbox one x

During the conference, Microsoft showed off a slick 4K world premiere trailer, sparing nothing for their new high-end console. The Xbox One X was announced to be compatible with all Xbox One games and accessories, in line with Microsoft’s promise that the premium console would be an upgrade, not a replacement.

Microsoft is billing the Xbox One X as “the most powerful console ever” with the “most advanced console processor ever”, so here are the specs:

  • 6 Teraflop GPU clocked at 1.172 Ghz
  • 12 GB of GDDRS memory
  • 326GB/s of memory bandwidth
  • True 4K resolution, 4K UHD Blu-ray playback
  • 8 million pixels, HDR
  • 7 billion transistors
  • 384 bit-wide┬ámemory bus
  • Liquid-cooled vapor┬áchamber
  • Optimized power management
  • Smallest Xbox ever

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