Microsoft amazed the community when they revealed the Xbox Series S along with its affordable price.
Unfortunately, the company hasn’t yet announced the price of the Xbox Series X. Still, many believe that the company will be publishing more details in an event planned for the current month were we were also expecting to be introduced to the Xbox Series S Digital Edition.
A Bold Decision
An overnight leak made Microsoft decide to speed up the process and present the digital-only system and its pricing.
Here is the video:
no point holding this back now I guess pic.twitter.com/SgOAjm3BuP
— WalkingCat (@_h0x0d_) September 8, 2020
The new system looks extremely tempting, especially when you look at the $299 price tag!
This is Microsoft’s official annoucement post:
Let’s make it official!
Xbox Series S | Next-gen performance in the ˢᵐᵃˡˡᵉˢᵗ Xbox ever. $299 (ERP).
Looking forward to sharing more! Soon. Promise. pic.twitter.com/8wIEpLPVEq
— Xbox (@Xbox) September 8, 2020
The community has mixed feelings about the upcoming system. Many like the console design, some say that it looks a bit like a washing machine (though that’s not necessarily bad), and others feel like Microsoft could have done better for the circular area where the cooling grille is placed.
A general opinion of the community was that Microsoft should integrate a discrete Xbox Logo into it, like so:
At least add some flare instead of a washing machine pic.twitter.com/iodIBAFb94
— MrRedMamba (@DaRedMambaBrown) September 8, 2020
Do you like the new design? Do you think that Microsoft could have done better?
Brian Dan is just getting his feet wet as a tech reporter but has already had his work featured in many major publications including Tech Spot and Tech Crunch. In regards to academics, Brian earned a degree in business from Fordham University. Brian has a passion for emerging technology and covers upcoming products and breakthroughs in science and tech.