Xbox Reveal: Xbox One Is NOT 'Always Online' - CONFIRMED
Posted by Jordan Marsden
At today's console unveiling Microsoft confirmed that the Xbox One will not require a constant Internet connection: "Gamers can calm down; we've got you covered." - Gamespot.
With early 2013 being littered with rumours and controversy regarding the supposed 'Always On' requirement in an attempt to clamp down on piracy,Microsoft have finally debunked any misunderstanding and gave gamers a vote of confidence regarding their next-gen strategy.
The requirement of a consistent internet connection could have been a suicidal move by Microsoft, and would prevented them from selling one of their flag ship productsin developing markets and areas that are yet to benefit from high-speed internet connections.