Microsoft will launch the low-cost Xbox Series S game console
A series of leaked information for the next generation Xbox console appears to have been named, including a cheaper version of the Xbox Series X.
According to CNET, the next-generation Xbox Series X console has been confirmed by Microsoft to be available later this year, but in addition to this product there is also a cheaper version with lower performance than the Xbox Series. X. Rumors say this game console is codenamed Xbox Lockhart.
Now, the packaging image for the next-generation Xbox controller just leaked by a Reddit user named Zakk_exe shows the product will be officially named Xbox Series S. The box notes that the controller works. on Xbox Series X, Series S, Xbox One, PC, Android and iOS devices. Zakk_exe claims to have purchased the case on OfferUp for $ 35 and it comes with a code for Microsoft’s Game Pass Ultimate paid service.
If the leaked information is accurate then it will be the second one to appear regarding Microsoft’s low-cost Xbox console. The existence of this product with the Xbox Series X started to be noticed thanks to the June developer notes leaked.
It is likely that Microsoft will announce the Xbox Series S console at the end of August. This is even more valid when comment from Microsoft Vice President Phil Spencer recently revealed the secret. Maybe the company will talk more about Xbox Series X related details this month.
At this time, neither Microsoft nor Sony provides pricing information for their next-generation consoles. Like Microsoft, Sony also has two different versions of the PlayStation 5, with a standard one and a cheaper digital version without a drive.
Microsoft will launch the Xbox Series S worldwide on an unknown date in 2021, and the console will retail for $ 399 (US) or EUR 399 (Europe). That means a new, cheaper Xbox that people want is actually in development, but it won’t be available this year.