Microsoft’s next iteration of gaming consoles which was earlier called as Project Scorpio was officially announced at E3 2017 as the Xbox One X. This is the most powerful gaming console that they had ever built and it also has the best frame rates and 4K resolution display. Microsoft had also announced that it will be coming out on November 7th, 2017.
And Today Microsoft’s Xbox head Phil Spencer has confirmed they are ready to start the Xbox One X pre-orders. He said while replying to a query from a twitter user that they have already approved pre-orders and now it won’t take much time before they start taking pre-orders.
Our plan is set for this. All approvals are done so now just landing the announce with all the info, won't be too much longer.
— Phil Spencer (@XboxP3) July 24, 2017
The new Xbox One X has GPU computational power as 6 TFLOPS and has over 300 GB/s of memory bandwidth. It also has 12 GB of GDDR5 RAM of which 9 GB can be used by developers for their games. Microsoft will be using a custom GPU engine for Xbox One X which runs at 1172MHz. Xbox One X will also be shipped with an Ultra HD Blu-ray drive for 4K movies and entertainment and 1TB of storage.
Xbox One X will cost $499, £449, 499 euro, 599 Canadian dollars, and 649 Australian dollars around the world.