Xbox Series X Series S prices and launch date revealed in new leak Replace: September 8, 2020 (4:05 AM ET): Microsoft has formally introduced the Xbox Collection S. The corporate has additionally revealed its design and pricing, which match the leaked info beneath. You’ll be able to learn all concerning the official announcement right here.
Authentic article: September 8, 2020 (2:01 AM ET): The costs and launch date for the Microsoft Xbox Collection X and Xbox Collection S consoles simply leaked. The cheaper of the 2 upcoming consoles — the Xbox Collection S — was additionally revealed in a separate design leak.
The primary leak got here from the oldsters over at Thurrott that posted a picture (pictured above) allegedly exhibiting the brand new Xbox Collection S console. We first heard concerning the supposedly cheaper gaming machine in August, and the most recent leak confirms its value at $299. The leaked picture exhibits a white, rectangular console that resembles the Xbox One S.
It doesn’t seem to have a disc drive, however the publication couldn’t verify the identical. A leaker referred to as WalkingCat additionally posted a video of the alleged Xbox Collection S on Twitter, exhibiting how small the console is compared to the Xbox Collection X. You’ll be able to see that video beneath.
The authenticity of the design, in addition to the $299 price ticket of the Collection S, was additionally corroborated (h/t The Verge) by gaming analyst Daniel Ahmad on Twitter. Microsoft surprises with official Xbox Series S announcement
Citing sources, Home windows Central experiences that each the Xbox Collection S and Xbox Collection X will launch on November 10. This date was earlier tipped to be November 6. The publication goes on to substantiate the $299 value of the Collection S console and provides that the Collection X shall be priced at $499.
The previous will apparently have a $25/month Xbox All Entry financing choice, whereas the latter can even include a $35/month financing deal. These financing choices are anticipated to roll out extra extensively with the brand new technology of consoles, reaching extra markets than earlier than.