Xbox One X was the focus throughout Microsoft’s Gamescom livestream in the present day, and among the many information in regards to the upcoming system was that of a particular version. Dubbed the Project Scorpio Edition, referencing the codename used for the console up till E3 in June, it comes with a barely modified design for the console itself and its controller.
Microsoft says the Project Scorpio version was designed “to celebrate both our heritage and the power and precision that we are bringing into our future.” The system and controller every sport the phrases “Project Scorpio” printed on them–the system options it on the left aspect of the entrance, whereas the controller has it written between the d-pad and proper analog stick. There’s additionally a “sophisticated and dynamic graphic pattern across the exterior,” and Microsoft notes that the packaging was impressed by the primary Xbox.
Additionally, this comes with an “exclusive” vertical stand, providing you with the flexibleness to face the system upright if you want. It’s unclear if it is solely the design of the stand that makes it unique or if a special model will even be bought for normal Xbox One X programs.
Pre-orders for the Scorpio Edition go dwell in the present day. Microsoft says solely a “limited number” of the Scorpio Edition are set to be bought and that pre-ordering would be the solely technique to get one.
The Scorpio Edition launches on November 7, the identical day as the usual model of the system. It additionally carries the identical value of $500 however is not going to embrace any bundled video games, as some had been hoping.