The original Xbox was released by Microsoft in 2001, they wanted to create an efficient gaming console that holds all the key components of a professional gaming rig. Xbox One was designed similarly to a Computer Processing Unit CPU with the intention of solely delivering gaming experiences to a variety of users. Over the decades, the gaming industry has diversified, there are all kinds of gamers. In Pakistan, avid gamers are now professionally gaming in International Gaming Championships. The Xbox One S is a mid-range gaming console with a relatively expensive price as compared to other gaming consoles by Nintendo and PlayStation.
Body & Design
It is has a sleek, modern, it is 40% smaller making it space-efficient design weighs 6.4 pounds than its predecessor that was 7.8 pounds. It comes in both white and black colours. The vertical standing option helps to integrate it into the home entertainment centre. The Xbox One S has removed the previous touchscreen power button with a physical one, making it more durable and stable.
Processor & Display Resolution
It is built with the ability to display 4K, HDR and Blu-ray resolutions as long as the TV being used is 4K compatible. Users can choose according to their budget and requirements as it is available in 500 GB, 1 TB and 2 TB memory iterations. Gamers will be able to store all their gameplay data and other media library items such as photos, movies and music.
The Xbox One S has been upgraded so that users can playback 4k HDR with the help of a slightly better GPU that has an integrated AMD graphic card. The GPU clocks at 914 MHZ when previously it did 853MHz in the older generations.
Users will need a Kinect Adapter to run the Kinect Sensor with the Xbox One S as it does not have a Kinect Port. The Xbox One S has a USB 3.0, HDMI, IR, Ethernet, optical and lock ports to ensure third party device connectivity. The Xbox One S controller is wireless making it easy to play with without any wires interfering with your gaming. The controller is built to handle all kinds of pressures and styles of gameplay by offering ergonomic design with textured handles to enhance grip and control of the controller. It is easily charged through the gaming console through a USB port and can accommodate up to 6 controller connections at a time.
The Xbox One S can play major game titles like Apex Legends, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Battlefield 1, Cuphead, Fallout 4, FIFA 19, Grand Theft Auto, Halo, Minecraft, Resident Evil 7 and many other favourites. Gaming is becoming a competitive sport in Pakistan among ages as young as 9 dedicating hours of gameplay to improve their performance.