Xbox Fans, Get Ready: Microsoft Will Officially Unveil Project Scorpio At The 2017 E3
Microsoft has been teasing Xbox fans with small details regarding Project Scorpio for months now. Tech pundits are saying that the refreshed console will have a CPU and GPU that will allow it to run games at in 4K. The tech company has also shared what hardware made up the prototype. But nothing is set in stone and everything will only be revealed at the official unveiling. Fortunately, fans of the console will see it this June at the 2017 E3 conference.
Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox division of Microsoft, made the announcement via Xbox Wire, IGN writes. He said they are eager to show off Project Scorpio at the 2017 E3 in Los Angeles and the game experiences it could power. Spencer also expressed his pride regarding the progress that has been made with the project.
However, there is no news yet regarding the release date of Project Scorpio. Nevertheless, it is expected that Microsoft will also reveal when the new Xbox will hit the stores and how much it will setback players at the gaming conference. But Fortune points out that the tech giant once said they will release the new console during the 2017 holiday season. This would align with the 2013 debut of the Xbox One, which was launched in November.
Microsoft first made public their plans for a new Xbox at the 2016 edition of E3. Over time, they shared small details regarding Project Scorpio. And last week, the company gave select tech journalists a first look at the console's prototype. According to them, it has a noteworthy performance and it is indeed capable of displaying 4K graphics. Additionally, it also improves the visual quality of games, a weakness found in Xbox One.
With regard to the price, Project Scorpio could cost gaming aficionados $500. It will be a hundred bucks more expensive than Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro and could make it less inviting to non-hardcore gamers.
Microsoft Reportedly Working On iPad 'Touch Cover'
New documents reveal the existence of an "iPad Touch Cover" from Microsoft.
Find Out All The Xbox Games With Gold You Can Get For Free This Coming July
Microsoft is again offering a number of Xbox Games with Gold for free this coming July. There are at least four free games that Xbox Live Gold subscribers will be able to enjoy this coming month.
Surface Book vs Surface Pro vs Surface Laptop: A Guide To Buying Microsoft Computer
There are cheaper computers out there. But if you want one that combines the premium quality of an Apple device with the flexibility and touchscreen of a Windows 10 laptop, you should check out the Surface line first.
Cortana Is Now Ready To Replace Google Assistant On Your Android Phone
To those who would like to give the app a try, the latest version of Cortana for Android can be downloaded from Google Play. To those who already have the app installed, expect the update to arrive any time now.
Is Microsoft Developing A Game Similar To Horizon Zero Dawn?
There are rumors suggesting that Microsoft might be developing a game similar to Horizon Zero Dawn. Recent developments seem to indicate this possibility.
MORE IN ITECHPOST
Is Your Website a Legal Liability or is it ADA Compliant?
Take a minute to think about how many times a day you use the internet. Do you read email while drinking your morning coffee? Use Google Maps to check traffic on your commute? Maybe you're in the majority of people who use the internet to get the news, watch television, shop and pay bills.
Embracing Bioinformatics in Gene Banks
The preservation of plant biodiversity is the task of the roughly 1,750 gene banks that are distributed around the world. So far, they store plant samples, and sometimes additional phenotypic or genetic information, of around 7,4 million accessions of plant species in total. It is expected that with the facilitated access to improved, quicker and cheaper sequencing and other omics technologies, the number of well-characterized accessions and the amount of detailed information that needs to be stored along with the biological material will be growing rapidly and continuously.
Top 5 Video Games to Play for a Truly Unique First Date
Video games have a way of taking us outside of ourselves and live in a fantasy world. It's even better when you're playing a game with someone special!