Microsoft officially unveiled the Xbox Series X at The Game Awards 2019, and it will be the company’s fastest, most powerful console ever and set a new bar for performance, speed and compatibility. This means you’ll be able to enjoy thousands of games from three generations and more with four times the processing power and support for both vertical as well as horizontal orientation. Read more for two videos and additional information.
They also unveiled the new Xbox Wireless Controller, complete with a new Share button that makes capturing screenshots and game clips a breeze, while also boasting an advanced d-pad derived from the Xbox Elite Series 2 Wireless Controller. This controller is compatible with Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs, and will be included with every Xbox Series X. Look for it in stores holiday 2020, and we’ll keep you posted as pricing information becomes available.
Building on our compatibility promise, with Xbox Series X we’re also investing in consumer-friendly pathways to game ownership across generations. Leading the way with our first-party titles including Halo Infinite in 2020, we’re committed to ensuring that games from Xbox Game Studios support cross-generation entitlements and that your Achievements and game saves are shared across devices,” said Microsoft.