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Microsoft’s new Xbox will not ship with reason to buy
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Xbox Series X will not have true first-party exclusives

Software King of the World Microsoft has decided that its new Xbox, the Xbox Series X, will launch without true first-party exclusives – which some in the industry think is going to kill the console stone dead.

Microsoft gives a few more Xbox Series X details
Published in Gaming


Zen 2 CPU and next-gen RDNA GPU

After the initial world premiere of the Xbox Series X, a new console that looks a lot like an SFF PC or an HTPC, Microsoft has released a blog post which talks a bit more about the power and the hardware behind it.

Microsoft still working on a  diskless Scarlett
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Thursday, 05 December 2019 10:47

Microsoft still working on a diskless Scarlett


Frankly, my dear, I am not sure users will give a damn

Software King of the World, Microsoft is still working on a low-cost diskless version of its new Xbox code-named Lockhart.

Intel hires chief architect of Xbox One
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 13 June 2019 13:03

Intel hires chief architect of Xbox One


Scorpio, and Scarlett SoCs

Our knowledgeable sources have whispered that Intel has hired John Sell, a chap who was the chief architect of Xbox One, Scorpio, and Scarlett SoCs. John joined as an Intel Fellow to work on security.

Project Scarlett will have a drive
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 11 June 2019 12:41

Project Scarlett will have a drive


Xbox One S all digital might have been a one-off

Fears that Microsoft might omit an optical drive from its next-generation console due in 2020, might have been unfounded.  The prototype, dubbed  Project Scarlett will indeed have one and support physical media.

New Xbox one will be diskless
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Thursday, 07 March 2019 12:04

New Xbox one will be diskless


Maverick coming soon


The dark Satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on Earth yarn which claims that Microsoft’s new Xbox will not have a disk.

Disk Free Xbox out in spring
Published in Gaming
Monday, 19 November 2018 11:02

Disk Free Xbox out in spring


Rumours suggest

Microsoft is planning to release a disk free version of the Xbox One as early as next spring.

Microsoft focuses on speed in the new Xbox One update
Published in Gaming


All about simplicity


Microsoft has released the next big "Fall" update for the Xbox One with speed improvements and chances to make the home page simpler.

Project Scorpio announcement this week
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 12:38

Project Scorpio announcement this week


After a year of waiting

Software king of the world Microsoft is expected to make an announcement on its Project Scorpio this week.

Microsoft admits stuffing up Xbox disk resale
Published in Gaming


Four years after the event


The software king of the world has finally admitted that it stuffed up the sale of X-Box disks four years after its actions caused a bit of a stink with users.