We discovered not too long ago that Microsoft was going to supply an unique to a significant gaming information outlet by way of which it was going to confirm the Project Scorpio specifications. The corporate has completed that right this moment and we lastly know what essentially the most highly effective console it has ever made touts underneath the hood. We already know that the Mission Scorpio Xbox is going to run at 6 teraflops which is larger than its rival PlayStation 4 Professional that touts four.2 teraflops of graphics processing energy.
Many had hoped that the Mission Scorpio specs will reveal that the corporate has opted for AMD’s newest Ryzen CPU structure however that’s not the case. It’s sticking with a customized Jaguar-based processor that has eight customized x86 cores clocked at 2.3GHz. It does level out that the brand new x86 cores within the Scorpio are 31 % sooner than the Xbox One.
The GPU touts 40 custom-made compute items at a formidable 1172MHz versus the Xbox One’s 12 GCN compute items at 853MHz. Gone is the 8GB DDR3/32MB ESRAM of the Xbox One and the brand new console will feature 12GB of DDR5 memory with a formidable reminiscence bandwidth of 326GB/S. Kitted with a 4K UHD Blu-ray optical drive, the console additionally comes with a 2.5 inch 1TB laborious drive as normal.
All of this processing energy will likely be put to good use. Microsoft says that 900p and 1080p Xbox One video games will have the ability to run at native 4K decision on this console and that every one present Xbox One and backward suitable Xbox 360 video games will obtain a noticeable efficiency enchancment. Microsoft supplied a ForzaTech demonstration to the scribe which confirmed the Xbox One engine working at 4K whereas locked at 60 frames-per-second.
The rear of the brand new console is alleged to be just like the Xbox One S so you’ll discover an HDMI port however a devoted Kinect port is lacking. It contains a cooling vapor-chamber underneath the hood in addition to an built-in energy provide. Spatial encompass sound can be supported.
Microsoft hasn’t truly proven off the console, confirmed what it’s going to be referred to as, and the way a lot it’s going to price. The corporate goes to verify all of that at E3 2017 in June.