News tagged: Project Scorpio

Microsoft Holding Hardware Event On May 2

The next hardware-centric event from Microsoft will take place on May 2, the company has revealed. Press invites began going out to journalists today, confirming the event will take place at 9:30 a.m. ET on May 2. It isn't clear what the company will show off.

Project Scorpio News Coming On April 6

Microsoft still hasn't discussed this week's rumored Project Scorpio announcement, but Eurogamer now says there it'll have an "exclusive Xbox Scorpio reveal" on April 6 at 9 a.m. PT. No information about what may be revealed was mentioned in the tweet.

Project Scorpio May Offer 4K Recording, Streaming

Recording and streaming gameplay in 4K may be possible with Project Scorpio. Microsoft has already confirmed the console supports native 4K games, and a report from Windows Central claims the system will feature HEVC and VP9 codecs, and it'll be a big upgrade over the Xbox One.

Official Xbox Project Scorpio Page Goes Live

Microsoft already confirmed that they are working on a more powerful Xbox console codenamed Project Scorpio. The company also revealed some details, alongside approximate release date, but now the official page of the console went live in the Microsoft Store.

Microsoft Confirms Xbox E3 Briefing Date

Microsoft's briefing at E3 2017 now has a date. It's switched things up this year and will be holding the briefing on Sunday, June 11 rather than on Monday. The event begins at 2 p.m. PT. Project Scorpio is going to be one of the main topics during the event.

Xbox One May Be Microsoft's Last Console Generation

Microsoft would like to move beyond regular console generations and as such, the era of consoles being released every 5+ years could be over. Speaking with Engadget, Microsoft's Aaron Greenberg explained the company is envisioning a future without "console generations."