Microsoft simply despatched out invitations to members of the media for its huge reveal of Xbox Challenge Scorpio, the upgraded console that would be the “first true 4K console for players” in response to the corporate. We’ve lengthy anticipated E3’s press occasion to be the massive shopper debut for Scorpio, however Microsoft spelled out that it’ll certainly be the star of the present in a blog post on Thursday.
The E3 press occasion will occur on Sunday, June 11 at 2 PM PDT (11 AM EDT), and can absolutely unveil Scorpio to the world. We’ve seen rather a lot by way of technical particulars behind the forthcoming console, because of complete studies about what the developer kits for the Scorpio contain, and the specs builders have been offered with a view to assist them put together software program for the system’s shopper launch.
Some topline specs to get you excited – Scorpio’s GPU is round four.5x as highly effective because the Xbox One, and 1.4x extra highly effective than the PlayStation four Professional. It’ll even have an built-in energy brick so that you simply have to cover a single, svelte wire, and it’ll characteristic an built-in 4K Blu-ray participant.
We’ll discover out what the ultimate shopper console seems like at E3, and hopefully when to anticipate it and the way a lot it’ll value. For now, right here’s a peek at what the developer package seems like, courtesy of Gamasutra, which might present some hints concerning the delivery console’s industrial design: