• Why The Xbox Series X Went With Such A Big Design Change

    2 monthes ago - By GameSpot

    Throughout gaming history, most consoles have kept to the same basic rectangular shape. Now, Microsoft is throwing a new form factor in the game with the distinctly fridge-shaped Xbox Series X. In an interview with Eurogamer , key members of the design team revealed why the new Xbox is so different. To give the shortest answer to this question-it's all about performance, creating an over-powered console without it ending up the size of a regular PC. From the beginning the team knew it would require a different design mindset than any other console. “We knew it was going to be powerful and...
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  • Why The New Xbox Series X Controller Still Uses AA Batteries

    Why The New Xbox Series X Controller Still Uses AA Batteries

    2 monthes ago - By GameSpot

    The new Xbox Series X controller, like its predecessors, will use AA batteries instead of a rechargeable battery that is found in PlayStation's DualShock controllers. Xbox partner director Jason Ronald told Eurogamer that the Xbox audience is split nearly evenly when it comes their preference between AA batteries versus a built-in rechargeable battery. Sticking with AA batteries for Xbox Series X is an effort to please both camps, as people can still buy a rechargeable battery pack for the controller, Microsoft said. A closer look at the Xbox Series X controller "What it comes down to is...
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