It has long been known that Microsoft is going to present Xbox One S – a new version of the popular console in the updated package and with the ability to scale all games in the UltraHD. However, until now it was not known when a new product appears on the market. Now the secret is disclosed, for itself, Microsoft announced that the Xbox One S will be available for purchase from August 2.
However, this only applies to the version with drive to 2TB. Microsoft also says that the number of prefixes will be limited. This applies both to pre-order, and to the consoles that will be available from suppliers. Housing Xbox One S is less than the previous model by 40%. In addition, Microsoft got rid of the annoying external power supply and place it inside the console. Small changes also affected the location of the connectors and buttons.
As for features, innovation here is the already mentioned the possibility of extrapolating the games resolution UltraHD. Of course, you can view 4K-content, both online and with the help of built-in drive UltraHD Blu-ray. In addition to high-definition video will support High Dynamic Range technology (HDR), and this would benefit not only the movies with high dynamic range, but some games, for example, Gears of War 4, Forza Horizon 3 and Scalebound. They HDR technology will be implemented too.
Included with the Xbox One S to 2TB is the wireless controller. In addition, the new controller with improved ergonomics and a more stable connection can be purchased separately at a price of 59.99 dollars and 2 August. The very top box worth $ 399. Options 1 TB and 500 GB will appear later.