Published: Tue, June 27, 2017
Sci-tech | By Javier West

Xbox Backwards Compatibility - Microsoft deal big blow to Xbox One owners


During said event, we were told the price of the console at launch, with it set to cost £449 / $499 / 499 euros when it launches on November 7.

At the moment, there are 386 Xbox 360 games playable on Xbox One after the feature was announced at the Microsoft E3 conference in June 2015. If I were to make a comparison on the capabilities with the 6 teraflops and the extra RAM we have in the machine, the true 4K gaming, which is more than just the 8 million pixels; you've got HDR, spacial audio support with Dolby Atmos. This is particularly important for rendering high res textures, since both consoles aim to offer 4K quality. According to Phil Spencer many of these games will be enhanced and remastered to run on 4K graphics.

For Microsoft, which will not be making any money off of each Xbox One X sold, it is hoping that the power of the console is enough to attract more players into the Xbox platform.

Existing Xbox One games will work on the new console, as will Xbox 360, and original Xbox titles updated with backward compatibility. Microsoft showed the new Xbox One X at E3 2017 and it is a handsome machine but inessential. Let us know if you will pre-order Xbox One X, and what are your expectations from the console by commenting in the comments section below.

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It is fine to market your console as the most powerful in the world, IT IS the most powerful in the world.

He said it was partly because it is more hard to tie up rights issues surrounding the old games. Xbox One X will join the Xbox One family of devices and coexist alongside Xbox One and Xbox One S, and all Xbox One games and accessories are compatible. Digital licences to original Xbox games will transfer over as well.

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