UPDATE – Xbox UK responds to Xbox One S demand
Following on from this morning’s information that the Xbox One S was promoting like hot-cakes, Harvey Eagle, Advertising Director for Xbox UK has supplied his ideas, in addition to othering an replace on the 1TB and 500GB Xbox One S fashions:
“We’re excited by the response from followers for the Xbox One S. Demand is extraordinarily excessive with pre-orders for the 2TB promoting out quick.
“It’s an ideal wanting console, considerably smaller than the unique Xbox One and one of the best ways to play upcoming video games together with Forza Horizon 3 and Gears of Struggle 4.
“It’s additionally the primary and solely console to function Excessive Dynamic Vary – enhancing the color and movie – to assist 4K video, stream 4K Extremely HD content material from companies like Netflix and play 4K Extremely HD Blu-ray.
“We can have extra to share within the coming weeks on 1TB and 500GB Xbox One S consoles, which is able to roll out later this 12 months.”
Microsoft launches their model new Xbox One S console at the moment, an amazing wanting robotic white machine which Microsoft has billed as a “Sleeker. Slimmer. Sharper.” model of it is cumbersome black predecessor that initially launched November 22, 2013.
This new model of the console features a 40% smaller design over the usual Xbox One, built-in energy brick, 4K Blu-ray participant and assist for HDR.
There’s a lot extra information to be discovered on what this unbelievable new machine holds on our full preview information, right here: Xbox One S launch date, specs and worth.
However though the console launches at the moment, you may be exhausting pushed to search out one as a result of on-line shops are already reporting that inventory of the brand new system has offered out.
Aaron Greenberg, head of Xbox video games advertising, tweeted concerning the offered out standing of the console (beneath).
And a fast have a look at each GAME and Amazon UK you may see that they are fully out of inventory with no indication once they would possibly obtain new inventory sooner or later.
In addition to launching a brand new console, Microsoft has additionally rolled out an enormous new replace.
The brand new options have been in preview for a little bit underneath two months and Microsoft has in the end launched the newest patch for a whole rollout throughout the entire of the Xbox group.
“The newest system replace for Xbox One and the Xbox app begins rolling out at the moment, persevering with our dedication to offer avid gamers extra alternative in how and the place they play,” reads a message from Mike Ybarra, Head of Platform Engineering at Xbox.
“Cortana is now on Xbox One, Background Music will probably be out there by way of music apps like Pandora, we’re bringing probably the most performed PC video games to Xbox Dwell with their very own Recreation Hubs and we’re beginning to mix the very best of the Xbox Retailer and Home windows Retailer for a single cohesive expertise throughout gadgets.”
To search out out extra, head over right here: Xbox One MASSIVE new replace: Check out the unbelievable new console options in motion