The Xbox Sequence X will probably be launched in November, Microsoft has confirmed.
The “strongest ever” video games console will function twice the processing energy of the present era Xbox One X.
Microsoft stated there will probably be “1000’s of video games to play”, spanning 4 generations, when the product is launched – however the flagship recreation Halo Infinite will probably be delayed till 2021.
Greater than 100 Xbox Sequence X video games “optimised” for the brand new console will probably be launched this yr.
Xbox stated: “Enjoying will appear and feel higher, irrespective of which video games you select to play on day one.”
A key function of the product will probably be its backwards compatibility know-how, which permits video games from older consoles to be performed on new programs.
Different options will embody hardware-accelerated Direct X ray tracing, body charges of as much as 120 frames per second, sooner loading occasions and Fast Resume for a number of video games.
In what could come as a disappointment to followers, the corporate stated it wants extra time to “end the important work mandatory” to launch the following instalment within the well-liked Xbox-exclusive Halo sequence.
“Our imaginative and prescient at Xbox and 343 Industries has at all times been to ship probably the most bold Halo recreation ever for our followers, whereas additionally balancing the group’s wellbeing,” Xbox stated.
Different extremely anticipated video games coming to the console embody a reboot of the Fable fantasy franchise, the open-world zombie sequel State of Decay three and one other addition to the Forza racing sequence.