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Game console Xbox One X Sale Start!

Written by Tyler Rondman

Game console Xbox One X Sale Start!

As it was planned, the official sales of the Xbox One X gaming console from Microsoft started yesterday. The novelty hit the stores in 35 countries around the world at the recommended price of $ 500, which makes the release of the Xbox One X the largest in the history of the game consoles of the Redmond giant. To our regret we note that in this list of countries of Ukraine was not.

The technical characteristics of the console allow us to call it the most powerful among the systems on the market. The creators themselves speak of the advantage of 40%, referring to the main competitor in the person of Sony PlayStation 4 Pro. The “heart” of the console is AMD’s hybrid processor, made on a 16-nanometer process technology. It consists of eight modified Jaguar architecture kernels operating at 2.3 GHz, as well as a video core on the Polaris architecture. The number of stream processors in this case is 2560 pieces, and their frequency is 1172 MHz. Complement the hardware configuration of 12 GB of GDDR5 memory with a bandwidth of 326 GB / s.

By the start of sales, a library of 70 specially improved games was prepared, 50 of which are available for download on the first day. For example, Forza Motorsport 7, Super Lucky’s Tale, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Assassin’s Creed Origins, Halo 5: Guardians, FIFA18, Star Wars Battlefront II and many others. In addition, some hits are almost ready for release – PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds will be available from December 12th.

“We created the Xbox One X to give developers the most powerful platform for realizing their fantasies and give gamers the best console on which they can play games of the past, present and future,” said Phil Spencer, head of Xbox. “We are pleased to offer players the most powerful console in the world with access to the largest line of games in Xbox history – more than 1300 names and more than 220 exclusives.”

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Tyler Rondman

When he isn't enjoying the beautiful Northwest outdoors, you can find Tyler on business and tech sites, writing about the latest news, analyzing trends, and generally making the Internet a more interesting place.