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here are the xbox one x's specs


xbox one x specs has a nice ring to it. maybe that should have been the name? whatever, here are the new console’s specs, handily compared to those of the xbox one s and original xbox one.you’ll see that most of the improvements come in terms of raw performance; aside from some new video codecs most other stuff remains the same as the xbox one s.also, if you were wondering, there’s no direct kinect input (like the xbox one s, that’ll come via a usb adapter), and to answer some questions we were seeing earlier no, there won’t be an external power brick.advertisementother fun facts: it’s slightly bigger than the xbox one s, and also heavier than both the one s and the original xbox one.






xbox one will get compatibility with original xbox games


microsoft is expanding xbox one’s backward compatibility program to the first xbox, it said today at its e3 media briefing. original xbox games will begin appearing on the platform later this year.“og games will look better and play better across the xbox one family,” said head of xbox phil spencer. for the time being, he called out one single game that will be part of the xbox library on xbox one: crimson skies: high road to revenge, the fan-favorite aerial dogfight game developed by fasa and released on xbox in 2003.the announcement garnered the biggest ovation of the show. over half of all xbox one owners have played a backward compatible title so far, spencer said.






xbox one will get compatibility with original xbox games [update]


microsoft is expanding xbox one’s backward compatibility program to the first xbox, it said today at its e3 media briefing. original xbox games will begin appearing on the platform later this year.“og games will look better and play better across the xbox one family,” said head of xbox phil spencer. for the time being, he called out one single game that will be part of the xbox library on xbox one: crimson skies: high road to revenge, the fan-favorite aerial dogfight game developed by fasa and released on xbox in 2003.the announcement garnered the biggest ovation of the show. over half of all xbox one owners have played a backward compatible title so far, spencer said.advertisementupdate: here’s a little more information from microsoft:






xbox one x review: this is the ultimate xbox


advertisement this is the xbox one x. it’s the fastest and smallest xbox and the first to offer games in 4k. at $499 the higher resolution comes at a steep price. after a week with the console and hours of gaming, i can firmly state the xbox one x is the best xbox to date. this xbox has everything.think about it. the xbox one x is the culmination of the xbox project and, right now, at this moment in history, the system is not missing a critical feature or capability. i’m happy to report it performs as advertised, too. it’s fast, smooth and capable of playing games from the past and the present with the best possible graphics.even though the xbox one x provides the best possible xbox experience, it may not be a system for everyone.from 480p to 4kthe xbox one x is the third version of the th






microsoft announces original xbox backwards compatibility for the xbox one x


during today’s microsoft e3 2017 keynote, backwards compatibility for original xbox games for the upcoming and just-announced xbox one x.microsoft confirmed the announcement for not only original xbox games, but xbox 360 and a handful of xbox one and one s titles as well, during the conference and in a tweet.one of the original xbox titles being remastered for the new console include fan-favorite and classic, crimson skies. more original titles will be announced later this year, closer to the one x’s launch on november 7th.






microsoft announces original xbox backwards compatibility for the xbox one x


during today’s microsoft e3 2017 keynote, backwards compatibility was announced for original xbox games for the upcoming xbox one x.microsoft confirmed the announcement for not only original xbox games, but xbox 360 and a handful of xbox one and one s titles as well, during the conference and in a tweet.one of the original xbox titles being remastered for the new console include fan-favorite and classic, crimson skies. more original titles will be announced later this year, closer to the one x’s launch on november 7th.






take a look at the xbox one x


there’s a new xbox in town. there wasn’t that much of the actual hardware on show in the company’s e3 presser though, so here’s a better look at the xbox one x’s design.that’s an xbox one s in back, for comparison’s sake. there wasn’t a white model of the xbox one x announced.as you can tell by the size of the controller there, this thing is pretty small!for an all-around look (including the back, if you’re interested in ports), here’s some video stephen shot of the new console following the press conference:






the xbox one x sure will be hard to market


today, microsoft revealed its latest console upgrade: the xbox one x. sure, it’s powerful. yes, that design looks sleek. still, i think the new hardware is going to make things confusing for a lot of people.the most superficial complaint we can make is that “xbox one x” is not a good name when compared to, say, “xbox scorpio.” xbox one x also sounds too similar to xbox one s when you say it out loud, which is likely going to be a nightmare for parents come christmas time. (“which one did timmy want again...?”) but i think there’s a deeper problem here too, based on marketing. during the e3 presentation today, microsoft said that the xbox one x was the “smallest xbox ever.” as previously marketed, the xbox one s’s improvements were supposed to be speed and size. i mean—the “s” is widely con






how to take a screenshot on an xbox one or xbox one s


the xbox one is capable of producing some truly jaw-dropping experiences, and sometimes, you can’t help but stop and marvel at your television display. whether you’re feasting your eyes on a beautiful in-game vista or celebrating a particularly lopsided victory in online multiplayer, you might want to share the moment with anyone and everyone. thankfully, the process for capturing screenshots on your xbox one is extremely simple.more: how to connect your smartphone to an xbox one with the xbox appcapturing a screenshot using an xbox one controllerfirst, double-tap the xbox button in the center of your controller — aka the big, circular button that lights up. doing so will automatically capture a screenshot. a menu should then pop up on your display, prompting you to either “save screenshot






the xbox has brand new avatars


gif remember microsoft’s avatars, those wobbly caricatures that danced around the xbox 360's dashboard? they’ve been sidelined ever since the release of the xbox one, but that doesn’t mean the company has given up on them.when it launched in 2005, the xbox 360 was, certain issues aside, a successful product. but it was…read more they’re being overhauled in the fall, given not just a new look, but loads of new features as well, from the ability to ride vehicles to colour wheels that let you customise your hair and wardrobe.advertisementit’s weird, but i miss these guys. mine looked more like me than my mii ever did, and their presence helped make the xbox 360 a little less serious. i know they’re technically still around and accessible, hence the update, but i’d love it if they could be bro






the xbox has brand new avatars


gif remember microsoft’s avatars, those wobbly caricatures that danced around the xbox 360's dashboard? they’ve been sidelined ever since the release of the xbox one, but that doesn’t mean the company has given up on them.when it launched in 2005, the xbox 360 was, certain issues aside, a successful product. but it was…read more they’re being overhauled in the fall, given not just a new look, but loads of new features as well, from the ability to ride vehicles to colour wheels that let you customise your hair and wardrobe.advertisementit’s weird, but i miss these guys. mine looked more like me than my mii ever did, and their presence helped make the xbox 360 a little less serious. i know they’re technically still around and accessible, hence the update, but i’d love it if they could be bro






microsoft’s xbox game pass launches to all xbox one owners


xbox game pass, the all-you-can game monthly subscription service for xbox one, is now available to anyone who owns the console. the service went live for xbox gold members last week, but is now open for anyone who both a) has an xbox one console and b) wants to plunk down $9.99 per month to access the library of over 100 games, including xbox 360 and xbox one titles.game pass doesn’t stream games over your internet connection, like some of its competitors, including playstation now. instead, players can download the entire game locally to their console, so that they can play on any quality connection, or even without one at all. you also get an initial 14-day free trial so you can see if you like it enough to pay.the library includes halo 5: guardians and some other recent marquee games,






four generations of xbox can be system-linked later this year


crimson skies: high road to revenge will be one of the first original xbox games to be playable on xbox one.hey, do you still have your original xbox? and an xbox 360? and an xbox one? and are you planning on buying an xbox one x? also, do you have four ethernet cables and seven friends? well, guess the hell what.while we found out during microsoft’s press briefing that games for the original 2001 xbox are coming to xbox one via backward compatibility, it had another fun nugget of information to share later that day: you’ll be able to link up any xbox in any combination to play system-link multiplayer games, microsoft marketing lead albert penello told kotaku on sunday.“you can take an og, a 360, a one, and an x, system link them together with four discs, and play lan parties,” he said.and






the xbox one x sure will be hard to market


today, microsoft revealed its latest console upgrade: the xbox one x. sure, it’s powerful. yes, that design looks sleek. still, i think the new hardware is going to make things confusing for a lot of people.the most superficial complaint we can make is that “xbox one x” is not a good name when compared to, say, “xbox scorpio.” xbox one x also sounds too similar to xbox one s when you say it out loud, which is likely going to be a nightmare for parents come christmas time. (“which one did timmy want again...?”) but i think there’s a deeper problem here too, based on marketing. during the e3 presentation today, microsoft said that the xbox one x was the “smallest xbox ever.” as previously marketed, the xbox one s’s improvements were supposed to be speed and size. i mean—the “s” is widely con






forza 7 is coming on the xbox one x


the first game designed with microsoft’s new xbox one x in mind was shown off at the company’s e3 presser today, and it’s forza motorsport 7. here’s the debut trailer.note that just because this is being shown off with the xbox one x in mind, it’s also coming to the xbox one and pc as well. forza 7 is out on october 3 on those platforms, and “holiday 2017" on xbox one x.






xbox game pass offers access to 100 games for $10 a month


why it matters to you for new xbox one owners, xbox game pass looks like the perfect way to dive into the system's library.if you just purchased an xbox one and were hoping to quickly build up your library of games, you now have another option that could save you some serious dough. xbox game pass is a new subscription service that grants users access to some of the biggest games on both xbox one and xbox 360.available this spring on xbox one and, at least in some capacity, on windows 10, xbox game pass will include unlimited access to games like halo 5: guardians, mad max, payday 2, and saints row iv: re-elected for $10 a month.the available games will change on a monthly basis as we’ve seen with movie and television streaming services, with some games exiting the program, though if you f






microsoft announces xbox one x


microsoft’s next console, codenamed project scorpio, will be called xbox one x, the company said today. it will be out on november 7 worldwide.the big buzzwords are “true 4k,” and microsoft is touting xbox one x’s higher resolution. it’ll support all previous xbox one games and accessories, and microsoft says the x will allow current xbox one games to look better than they do on standard consoles. speaking on stage during the company’s e3 presser today, microsoft rattled off a list of hardware specs, telling fans that it will be the “smallest xbox ever” despite its power.“this is the system you asked us to build,” the company said.






achievements for xbox download


download download best app for xbox users is back. this release is a work in progress. you will be able to see your friends, message, games, achievements, and profile from xbox 360 and xbox onei will be adding new features soon.






25% off xbox one play and charge kit - deal alert


forget disposable batteries and keep the action going with the xbox one play & charge kit. recharge while you play or afterwards, even when your xbox is in standby. the long-lasting rechargeable battery fully charges in under 4 hours. compatible with the original xbox one wireless controller and the new white xbox wireless controller. the typical list price of $24.99 has been reduced 25% to $18.74. see the discounted xbox one play and charge kit on amazon.this story, "25% off xbox one play and charge kit - deal alert" was originally published by techconnect.to comment on this article and other macworld content, visit our facebook page or our twitter feed.






here's march's xbox live games with gold lineup


if you missed out on borderlands 2 or have always been a little curious about evolve, xbox live’s games with gold will look pretty good to you for march. paying subscribers to xbox live can grab these four games for “free”if they have an xbox live gold subscription.advertisementmarch’s games with gold are: xbox onelayers of fear (march 1-30)evolve: ultimate edition (march 16-april 15)xbox 360 (compatible with xbox one)borderlands 2 (march 1-15)heavy weapon (march 16-31)






xbox live creators program opens up xbox and windows 10 game development


microsoft announced at gdc 2017 that anyone can release games for the xbox one and windows 10 pcs via the new xbox live creators program. the company also highlighted several other features, such as the beam streaming tool and the performance-boosting game mode, that should debut soon.xbox live creators programthe new program opens up xbox one and windows 10 game development and distribution to basically anyone with a hankering to make something. the xbox live creators program will allow development on retail xbox one consoles instead of requiring a dev kit, for example, and developers will be able to publish to a dedicated creators section of the xbox games store. (games will also be made available for windows 10 pcs via the windows store.)here's what microsoft said about the program in a






microsoft announces xbox one x, will be $500


microsoft’s next console, codenamed project scorpio, will be called xbox one x, the company said today. it will be out on november 7 worldwide and cost $500.the big buzzwords are “true 4k,” and microsoft is touting xbox one x’s higher resolution. it’ll support all previous xbox one games and accessories, and microsoft says the x will allow current xbox one games to look better than they do on standard consoles. speaking on stage during the company’s e3 presser today, microsoft rattled off a list of hardware specs, telling fans that it will be the “smallest xbox ever” despite its power.“this is the system you asked us to build,” the company said.advertisementfirst-party games as well as recent third-party games like final fantasy xv and ghost recon wildlands will get updates on xbox one x,






how to factory reset your xbox one console


there are probably not many reasons why someone would want to reset their xbox one. doing so wipes the console completely, restoring factory defaults as if it just came out of the box. however, with the recent launch of the xbox one x, it’s safe to assume that many people will be upgrading. some of these folks will probably want to sell their old xbox one consoles. if you are planning on selling your old xbox one, you’re going to want to wipe it to remove your personal data, just like you would a computer or phone. fortunately, microsoft has made resetting your xbox one console super easy.note: according to microsoft, resetting your console to its factory defaults erases all accounts, saved games, settings, and home xbox associations. anything that is not synchronized with xbox live will b






the xbox one x review: unboxing and tearing it down


i’m excited. and i don’t get excited about unboxing gadgets anymore. after years of doing it, most of the time i just rip open the box, plug the thing in and write a disparaging review. i’m jaded i guess.but this is the xbox one x! it’s the most powerful xbox yet and i hope it solves some of my biggest gripes with the xbox platform.






now you can get an xbox one s for just $200


xbox one s minecraft bundle, $200 it doesn’t come with any bundled extras (other than a copy of minecraft), but $200 is the best cash price we’ve seen on an xbox one s to date. i’m one of those dummies that paid $500 for a day one xbox one, so i’m gonna go sulk in the corner for a minute.stock up on your favorite supplements during this one-day amazon saleease the stress of packing with discounted travel gear and luggagethe miniaturized version of your favorite bluetooth earbuds is back on sale






now you can get an xbox one s for just $200


xbox one s minecraft bundle, $200 it doesn’t come with any bundled extras (other than a copy of minecraft), but $200 is the best cash price we’ve seen on an xbox one s to date. i’m one of those dummies that paid $500 for a day one xbox one, so i’m gonna go sulk in the corner for a minute.recommended storiesstock up on your favorite supplements during this one-day amazon saleease the stress of packing with discounted travel gear and luggagethe miniaturized version of your favorite bluetooth earbuds is back on sale






seagate launches new game drive for xbox game pass special edition


seagate-drive-xboxseagate-drive-xbox-3seagate-drive-xbox-2seagate has been partnering with microsoft to supply official accessories for the xbox console for a couple of generations now, starting with the original game drive for xbox. now, seagate has announced a successor called the game drive for xbox game pass special edition, which sports an all-new design and offers one or two months of free access to the xbox game pass streaming service that debuted on june 1.xbox game pass lets you access over 100 xbox games for a monthly subscription fee of $10. it’s similar in concept to playstation now, with the notable differences being that it's meant to let you play xbox 360 and xbox one games and that you download games from it instead of streaming them. if you’re going to be downloading all o






here's july's xbox live games with gold lineup


there’s a range of games in july’s xbox live games with gold lineup, from the adorable grow up to the gritty kane & lynch 2. as ever, these games are only “free” if you have an active xbox live subscription.july’s games with gold are:xbox onegrow up (july 1-30)runbow (july 16-august 15)xbox 360 (compatible with xbox one)kane & lynch 2 (july 1-15)lego pirates of the caribbean: the video game (july 16-31)






here's april's xbox live games with gold lineup


if you haven’t caught up on season two of telltale’s the walking dead or missed assassin’s creed revelations, xbox live’s games with gold has you covered for april. paying subscribers to xbox live can grab these four games for “free”if they have an xbox live gold subscription.advertisementapril’s games with gold are:xbox oneryse: son of rome (april 1-30)the walking dead: season 2 (april 16-may 15)xbox 360 (compatible with xbox one)darksiders (april 1-15)assassin’s creed revelations (april 16-30)






xbox's new gaming subscription is just what the struggling console needed


image: alex cranz/gizmodoin this generation of console wars, the xbox one has lagged behind the ps4 in both sales and consumer mindshare. in fact, a january report from games intelligence firm superdata pegged microsoft has selling half the number of consoles as sony. to be frank, microsoft is getting its ass kicked.advertisementwhich is why microsoft’s new xbox game pass is exactly the sort of thing the console needs. think of the service as spotify or netflix, but for the xbox one. when it launches later this spring, the $10 a month xbox game pass subscription will give subscribers unlimited access to over 100 xbox and xbox 360 games.sony has its own subscription service, playstation now, but it differs from xbox game pass in a few ways. first. playstation now is just ps3 games; xbox gam






how to migrate games and settings to xbox one x


the xbox one x is here, just in time for the holiday shopping season. if you’re considering picking up microsoft’s powerful new machine, there’s a good chance you already own an xbox one. if so, you’re going to want to transfer all of your games and save files and settings to your shiny new console. fortunately, microsoft has taken steps to ensure that this process is as painless as possible.with the latest xbox one software, users are able to back up their games and settings and save files so they can be installed immediately after setting up a new xbox one x. in addition, microsoft is also allowing users to download the 4k content of some xbox one x games ahead of time, eliminating the need of having to wait to download it on the new console.this is all aimed at enhancing the user experi






watch microsoft’s xbox one x gamescom conference live right here


microsoft is about to share the last details on the xbox one x with a press conference ahead of the gamescom in cologne, germany. you can watch it live right here at 12 pm on the west coast, 3 pm on the east coast, 8 pm in the u.k., 9 pm in germany.the company already said on twitter that we can expect to hear more details about pre-orders for the xbox one x:microsoft should also share new trailers for upcoming games, such as forza motorsport 7, sea of thieves, maybe another extension for halo wars 2, etc.the xbox one x is microsoft’s upcoming gaming console. it’s a more powerful xbox one that should work better with demanding games. you’ll be able to buy it on november 7 for $499. microsoft says that you can expect 4k games with an acceptable framerate.and yet, based on specs, the console






backward compatibility coming for original xbox titles


sometimes, the most exciting new game announcements are short and sweet. two years ago, microsoft announced that the xbox one would be backward compatible with xbox 360 games. the program has been a success; so much so, in fact, that microsoft is about to wind the clock back even farther. soon, the xbox one will be able to play games from the original xbox, dating all the way back to 2001.microsoft announced the new (or old, depending on your point of view) feature at its e3 2017 press conference. there’s not much information available yet. we don’t know which games will be available, whether you can use your original discs, or how much it will cost, if anything.what we do know, however, is that microsoft has listened to some of the original xbox’s most vocal fans. one game will definitely






xbox live creators program opens up xbox and windows 10 game development


the company also drew attention to the upcoming beam streaming tool, performance-boosting game mode, and the "netflix for games," xbox game pass.






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battlegrounds producer chang-han kim reportedly told inven, “there is something called ‘game preview’ on xbox one. it’s like early access for xbox. we have the game running on that and are in process of polishing it. for the release, we’ll both release it on playstation and xbox.” advertisement[thanks, sang!]






microsoft unveils $10 monthly gaming subscription service for xbox one


coming this spring to the xbox one, the xbox game pass will give console owners access to over 100 xbox one and backwards compatible games for $9.99 a month. advertisementthe xbox game pass is not a streaming service, like playstation now, but a game download subscription along the lines of ea access. subscribers who pay the $9.99 monthly fee will be able to choose from games like halo 5: guardians, payday 2, nba 2k16 and soulcalibur ii (examples given in microsoft’s official announcement,) downloading them directly to their system and playing them as if they were purchased digitally. subscribers will be able to purchase the games in the catalog at a discount, adding them permanently to their xbox library.the xbox game pass will start rolling out today to select members of the xbox insider






that $200 xbox one deal is back in stock


xbox one s minecraft bundle, $200 it doesn’t come with any bundled extras (other than a copy of minecraft), but $200 is the best cash price we’ve seen on an xbox one s to date. this deal was available last month from a different ebay seller, but if you missed out, here’s another chance. i’m one of those dummies that paid $500 for a day one xbox one, so i’m a little salty about this. .recommended storiestoday's best deals: string lights, chef's knife, resident evil, and morehere's the first big discount we've seen on resident evil 7grab a non-slip contigo travel mug for as little as $9






microsoft's xbox game pass arrives june 1 (updated)


update, 6/1/2017, 2:13 p.m. pdt: xbox game pass is now available for all xbox users starting with a 14-day trial.original article: 5/24/17, 2:00pm pt:in february, microsoft announced the xbox game pass, which would offer a plethora of xbox one and backwards compatible xbox 360 titles for $10 per month. in the previous months, the feature was in its testing phase for xbox insider program members in the alpha preview ring, but starting next week, the service will be available to all xbox one owners.the so-called “netflix for games” service is different than other similar products in that it will allow you to download a game from the service instead of the required constant connection to a microsoft server. if you decide to buy a game that’s part of the xbox game pass catalog, you’ll get a di






how to connect an xbox one controller to your pc


if you’re getting into pc gaming, chances are you’ll realize that some games are simply better played with a controller. while playing a pc first-person shooter with a controller is a crime against humanity in some jurisdictions, playing other games (especially platformers and third-person action games) with a controller is just fine.as i’ve covered in a previous article, the xbox one controller is a pretty solid option for pc gaming. here’s how you can connect an xbox one controller to a pc.how to connect an xbox one controller to a pc (windows)in december of 2005 two things happened: the xbox 360 launched, and microsoft introduced xinput to windows xp sp1. in every version of windows since then xinput has been integrated into the operating system to such an extent that any controllers su






microsoft unveils $10 monthly gaming subscription service for xbox one


coming this spring to the xbox one, the xbox game pass will give console owners access to over 100 xbox one and backwards compatible games for $9.99 a month. advertisementthe xbox game pass is not a streaming service, like playstation now, but a game download subscription along the lines of ea access. subscribers who pay the $9.99 monthly fee will be able to choose from games like halo 5: guardians, payday 2, nba 2k16 and soulcalibur ii (examples given in microsoft’s official announcement,) downloading them directly to their system and playing them as if they were purchased digitally. subscribers will be able to purchase the games in the catalog at a discount (20 percent off games, 10 percent off add-ons,) adding them permanently to their xbox library.the xbox game pass will start rolling






xbox live creators program lets all users self-publish games on xbox one


why it matters to you the xbox live creators program will give budding developers a prominent platform where they can share their games without breaking the bank.microsoft is implementing a streamlined process for publishing games on both the xbox and windows stores. unveiled at the game developers conference, the xbox live creators program essentially opens the door for mass self-publishing on both xbox one and pc.according to a windows blog post, “the creators program provides game developers access to xbox live sign-in, presence and select social features that can all be integrated with their uwp games, and then they can publish their game to xbox one and windows 10. this means your title can be seen by every xbox one owner across the xbox one family of devices, including project scorpi






here's may's xbox live games with gold lineup


may’s xbox live games with gold lineup features a couple star wars games and some lara croft. remember, these games are only “free” if you have an active xbox live gold subscription.i was harsh, you might think too harsh, about the dagobah level in my review of star wars: the…read more read more may’s games with gold are: xbox onegiana sisters: twisted dreams—director’s cut (may 1-31)lara croft and the temple of osiris (may 16-june 15)xbox 360 (compatible with xbox one)star wars: the force unleashed ii (may 1-15)lego star wars: the complete saga (may 16-31)






relive red dead redemption on your xbox one for $15


red read redemption goty [xbox 360/xbox one], $15one of the xbox one’s best games is actually a backwards compatible xbox 360 title: red dead redemption. get the goty edition for just $15 from amazon, and behold the fastest frame rate in the west.inexplicably, there’s still no way to play the fantastic western open-world game red dead…read more read more $15from amazon529 purchased by readersgizmodo media group may get a commissionbuy nowrecommended storiestoday's best deals: mother's day gifts, anker powerhouse, sony bluetooth headphones, and moreshear off your back hair all by yourself for just $17add 7 wonders to your board game shelf for $23






relive red dead redemption on your xbox one for $15


red read redemption goty [xbox 360/xbox one], $15one of the xbox one’s best games is actually a backwards compatible xbox 360 title: red dead redemption. get the goty edition for just $15 from amazon, and behold the fastest frame rate in the west.inexplicably, there’s still no way to play the fantastic western open-world game red dead…read more read more $15from amazon529 purchased by readersgizmodo media group may get a commissionbuy nowrecommended storiestoday's best deals: mother's day gifts, anker powerhouse, sony bluetooth headphones, and moreshear off your back hair all by yourself for just $17add 7 wonders to your board game shelf for $23






relive red dead redemption on your xbox one for $15


red read redemption goty [xbox 360/xbox one], $15one of the xbox one’s best games is actually a backwards compatible xbox 360 title: red dead redemption. get the goty edition for just $15 from amazon, and behold the fastest frame rate in the west.inexplicably, there’s still no way to play the fantastic western open-world game red dead…read more read more $15from amazon529 purchased by readersgizmodo media group may get a commissionbuy nowrecommended storiestoday's best deals: mother's day gifts, anker powerhouse, sony bluetooth headphones, and moreshear off your back hair all by yourself for just $17add 7 wonders to your board game shelf for $23






relive red dead redemption on your xbox one for $15


red read redemption goty [xbox 360/xbox one], $15one of the xbox one’s best games is actually a backwards compatible xbox 360 title: red dead redemption. get the goty edition for just $15 from amazon, and behold the fastest frame rate in the west.inexplicably, there’s still no way to play the fantastic western open-world game red dead…read more read more $15from amazon529 purchased by readersgizmodo media group may get a commissionbuy nowrecommended storiestoday's best deals: mother's day gifts, anker powerhouse, sony bluetooth headphones, and moreshear off your back hair all by yourself for just $17add 7 wonders to your board game shelf for $23






ps4 games head to playstation now


we suspect microsoft's announcement of xbox game pass--a cheaper service with both xbox 360 and xbox one titles--might have played a part in getting ps4 games onto sony's game streaming service.






xbox ‘scorpio’ hardware gets detailed


after months of secrecy since its reveal back in e3 2016, microsoft has decided to reveal a few details about their upcoming xbox console, codenamed ‘scorpio’.so here’s what we already knew before this; scorpio is a mid-generation spec bump to the xbox one platform (never mind the xbox one s, which was also a minor spec bump) and not a whole new generation of console. the main goal here was to have native 4k gaming on all titles, unlike the upscaling or checkerboard rendering trick used by sony on the ps4 pro. it has 6 tflops of performance on offer, making it the fastest console ever made, ahead of the 4.12 tflops of performance possible on the ps4 pro.now, this is where the new information comes in. project scorpio is based on an evolved version of the same x86 custom amd jaguar soc, wit






xbox ‘scorpio’ hardware gets detailed


after months of secrecy since its reveal back in e3 2016, microsoft has decided to reveal a few details about their upcoming xbox console, codenamed ‘scorpio’.so here’s what we already knew before this: scorpio is a mid-generation spec bump to the xbox one platform (never mind the xbox one s, which was also a minor spec bump) and not a whole new generation of console. the main goal here was to have native 4k gaming on all titles, unlike the upscaling or checkerboard rendering trick used by sony on the ps4 pro. it has 6 tflops of performance on offer, making it the fastest console ever made, ahead of the 4.12 tflops of performance possible on the ps4 pro.now, this is where the new information comes in. project scorpio is based on an evolved version of the same x86 custom amd jaguar soc, wit






5 takeaways things from microsoft's xbox one x briefing


the microsoft briefing has come and gone, and as everyone expected, the big reveal was the official name of the console and price point of project scorpio. the head of xbox phil spencer announced that the top-of-the-line console in the xbox family would be called the xbox one x.1. it’s touted as the world’s most powerful console with a chipset that has 40 percent more power than any other console. that silicon is used to make existing games look better with improved textures, smoother frame rates and faster loading times, according to mircosoft. following along the lines of sony’s playstation 4 pro, this isn’t necessarily the next xbox, but more of an evolution. it’s another sign that console makers are emulating the smartphone design cycle. every so often there’s a gradual update instead