Tag: Xbox One X
News Digital Foundry Questions The Need For Mid-Gen Console Upgrades
PS5 Pro, Xbox Series ? Not needed
We're hardly 18 months into this console generation and talk of mid-gen upgrades is already upon us. Last week, TV and electronics company TCL suggested that console upgrades could come as early as next year, via a company presentation. However, the folks at Digital Foundry have now sat down to discuss the topic on...
Feature Will Chip Shortages Mean No Xbox Series X|S Upgrade This Generation?
Xbox Series One
Last generation was the first time we ever got a true upgrade within a console life cycle. Sure, we always received slim consoles here and small revisions there, but the Xbox One X marked a significant change in direction for console gaming. The mid-gen Xbox One X was a massive upgrade on the base console, bringing incredibly high...
Feature Is It Worth Buying An Xbox One In 2022?
There's life in the old dog yet
Is it worth buying an Xbox One S or Xbox One X in 2022? The two consoles have since been succeeded by the new Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X which released in November 2020, but millions of people have yet to make the jump, and the Xbox One still remains a very popular line of consoles right now. So, is it still...
News Digital Foundry Praises Halo Infinite's 'Impressive' Performance Modes On Xbox
"Xbox One X surprised us most this time around"
The Halo Infinite Technical Preview has returned for all Xbox users this weekend (accessible via the Xbox Insider Hub app), and just like last week, it's getting a lot of praise across the board so far. Digital Foundry has also delved into the preview to reveal that the game's performance modes on...
News Cyberpunk 2077 'Continues To Disappoint' On Xbox One, Reveals Patch 1.2 Analysis
"It remains the worst performing version of Cyberpunk"
CD Projekt Red released Cyberpunk 2077's massive Patch 1.2 last week, which featured an absolutely huge list of fixes and improvements across all platforms, but unfortunately Xbox One performance appears to remain poor. Eurogamer's Digital Foundry took a look at the game on PlayStation 4 and...
Video Here's 10 Minutes Of Cyberpunk 2077 Running On Xbox Series X & One X
All raw gameplay
We didn't know we were getting this today! CD Projekt Red has sprung a surprise Night City Wire stream on us, providing a look at Cyberpunk 2077 running on both Xbox Series X and Xbox One X. The footage jumps between the two versions over the course of the ten minutes, and while the Xbox Series X version clearly looks a little...
News Customer Reportedly Receives Xbox One X Instead Of Xbox Series X
"Yes, I triple checked the order"
There's been a lot of talk about whether the Xbox console naming convention is too confusing with the arrival of the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, and even the retailers seem to be getting mixed up! Yesterday, an Xbox All Access customer took to Reddit to report that they'd received their Xbox Series X...
News Watch Dogs: Legion Suffering From Overheating Bug On Xbox One X
Hotfix on the way later this week
The review embargo for Watch Dogs: Legion lifted earlier today, and it's shed some light on an apparent overheating bug that has been plaguing the game on Xbox One X ahead of launch. As highlighted by Eurogamer, this "game-breaking bug"
News PUBG Is Now Finally Playable At 60FPS On Xbox One X
Soon to include Xbox Series X
Even despite it being Enhanced for Xbox One X, popular battle royale Player Unknown's Battlegrounds has only ever supported 30FPS gameplay on the system... until now. With the release of console update 9.1, the game's developer has confirmed that the frame cap has been lifted to 60FPS on Xbox One X, albeit only at...
News Xbox One X Sales Spike On Amazon As Series X Pre-Orders Go Live
Case of mistaken identity, or something else?
Did a bunch of people accidentally pre-order the Xbox One X instead of the Xbox Series X yesterday? That's what Amazon's sales rank for the current-gen Xbox One X appears to have been suggesting. At one point yesterday, that sales rank was up 747% over the previous day, hinting that various prospective...
Video Here's A First Look At Crysis Remastered's Raytracing On Xbox One X
Yes, you read that correctly
When it was first announced that the upcoming Crysis Remastered would be getting raytracing on Xbox One X, there was plenty of confusion and even a bit of skepticism... can the console really handle that?! But here it is, in all it's glory. You can check out the footage in the video above, which showcases the game's...
News Xbox Is Giving Away Three Stunning Wonder Woman Consoles
And you might be able to win one
Microsoft has today unveiled a stunning range of custom Xbox One X Wonder Woman consoles to celebrate the upcoming release of the Wonder Woman 1984 movie, and you might be able to win one! Let's take a look at what's on offer: Wonder Woman Golden Armor Xbox One X Console Microsoft says this console was made...
News You Can Get A Refurbished Xbox One X For £180 If You're Quick
Available at Amazon UK
In the market for an Xbox One X? We know many of you are holding out for the Xbox Series X and Series S later this year, but if you fancy picking up a current-gen console at a low price, this is a great deal! As part of its Gaming Week, Amazon UK is offering factory refurbished Xbox One X consoles for £179.99 standalone, or...
News The Xbox One X Has Officially Been Discontinued
Microsoft confirms production has stopped
Update: It's official - Microsoft is discontinuing the Xbox One X, as well as the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition. In a statement to The Verge, the company explained the reason behind the move: “As we ramp into the future with Xbox Series X, we’re taking the natural step of stopping production on Xbox...
News The Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition Xbox One X Is Now Available To Buy
Update: Selling out fast
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News BioShock: The Collection Reportedly Adds 4K Support For Xbox One X
Now "Xbox One X Enhanced"
Here's a nice surprise we weren't expecting! According to various sources, it looks like BioShock: The Collection now has support for 4K resolution on the Xbox One X. Following a recent patch, the game is now being classed as "Xbox One X Enhanced" on the Microsoft Store as well. In a video posted by VG Tech, the game is...
News 2K Confirms It's Working To Restore Mafia III Xbox One X Enhancements
For the Definitive Edition
Following the release of Mafia III: Definitive Edition as part of the Mafia: Trilogy last week, some fans pointed out that the game looks blurry and runs at a low resolution on Xbox One X, appearing to suggest that the Xbox One X enhancements for the original game had been removed. In a recent update to website Windows...
News Microsoft Is Giving Away A Limited Edition Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X
In the US/CA/MX
The upcoming Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X Limited Edition Bundle will feature the final limited edition version of the console to ever be released, and will be restricted to only 45,000 units. But if you're lucky, you might win one for free! This competition is taking place on Twitter, and is only available to fans aged 18 or over in...
News Xbox One X Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition Bundle Gets A Release Date In Japan
Pre-orders go live
We've heard a lot about the Xbox One X Cyberpunk 2077 Limited Edition Bundle since it was revealed back in April, but until now we haven't received a concrete release date. Xbox Japan has now confirmed that the bundle will go live nationwide on June 8, 2020, and pre-orders are already available. In a statement on
News Saints Row: The Third Remastered Can Run At 60FPS On Xbox One X
If you unlock the frame rate
If you're fortunate enough to own an Xbox One X, you can take advantage of a boost in frame rate in today's release of Saints Row: The Third Remastered. This has been confirmed by Windows Central, which notes that you simply need to remove the frame rate lock in the display settings of the game. Furthermore, VG Tech has...
News The SnowRunner Team Is Giving Away This Frosty Custom Xbox One X
Ends May 7th
We've spotted another Xbox One X giveaway! This time, the console is a custom design by Random Print Studio for the upcoming release of SnowRunner on the 28th of April. The giveaway also includes the custom wireless controller as seen in the image above, as well as a Premium Edition copy of the game for Xbox One. The contest is ongoing...
News This Is The Final Limited Edition Xbox One X That Will Ever Be Released
Limited to 45,000 units
Fancy a piece of history? It's already been noted that a Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox One X Limited Edition Bundle is on the way, but Microsoft has now confirmed it will also be the final limited edition version of the console to ever be released, and will be restricted to only 45,000 units. So, what do you get? The console itself...
News The Xbox One X Has Been Slashed To $299 In The US
Making way for Series X?
Microsoft has officially announced that the Xbox One X is now available for $299 in the US - a discount of $100 off its previous price. The company is presumably doing this to make way for the release of Xbox Series X later this year, and is offering some great bundles in the process. For the price of $299, you can get the...
News Microsoft Is Giving Away A Stunning Sonic The Hedgehog Xbox One X
Gotta retweet fast
Microsoft has been very generous with its Xbox One X giveaways in recent weeks. We've seen custom consoles based on Dragon Ball Z and Ori and the Will of the Wisps, and now following the release of the Sonic The Hedgehog movie on the Microsoft Store, it's giving away a stunning Sonic-branded Xbox One X. Instead of being limite
News Xbox One X Bundles Are Selling For Very Low Prices In The UK
Update: All out of stock
Update: (Tue 31st Mar, 2020 13:15 GMT): Unfortunately, all of the deals below have now sold out, and we're struggling to find any stock. Here are some recent offers that are still showing the same price, but aren't currently available at the time of writing: Xbox One X Forza Horizon 4 LEGO Speed Bundle: £259.99 at...
News Xbox UK Is Giving Away A Custom Ori And The Will Of The Wisps Xbox One X
We want one
You know when you're browsing Twitter and something stops you dead in its tracks? That's what this custom-made Ori and the Will of the Wisps Xbox One X just did for us, which is being given away in a competition by Xbox UK. To enter, you'll need to RT the tweet below and follow the Xbox UK account. According to the terms and...
News The Xbox One X Went On Sale For An Absurd Price Last Night
If you happened to be browsing the US Microsoft Store last night, you might have stumbled upon a bargain of an Xbox One X deal. The system was seen to be selling f
News DOOM Eternal Runs At 60 FPS Across All Xbox One Consoles
HDR support for One S and One X
We're now just ten days away from the release of the highly-anticipated DOOM Eternal, and we've got some good news -- it'll run at 60 frames-per-second regardless of the Xbox One model you're playing on. Ultimately, it means base Xbox One owners won't have to miss out on any of the fun. The news comes courtesy of...