There’s been a lot of speculation going on in regards to Xbox’s upcoming console named Project Scorpio. Microsoft has teased us with little snippets and trailers but have yet to state anything concrete (when it comes to specs). In a bit of a surprise, Microsoft has decided to release the system’s specs ahead of the full reveal happening at E3 2017.
On Thursday April 6, 2017 @ 9AM EST/2PM UK, Microsoft will be revealing the much anticipated information behind Project Scorpio.
Xbox has teamed up with Digital Foundry to reveal the specs through eurogamer where we will truly see how powerful the console is. The VR community has been wondering for a while if Scorpio can properly handle the quality VR content found on PC based VR headsets.
— Eurogamer.net (@eurogamer) April 4, 2017
Microsoft has initially claimed that the new upcoming system will bolster:
- 4K Gaming
- 6 Teraflops of power
- 320 GB/s Memory Bandwith
- 8 CPU Cores
- VR ready
Microsoft has also claimed that the price of the Scorpio will run at premium levels for console systems, which is speculated to be around $600. There will be more information to follow. Stay tuned.