Newswire: Microsoft’s souped-up console is called Xbox One X, launches on November 7

First, there was Xbox One. Then, there was Xbox One S. And on November 7, there will be Xbox One X. That’s right, Microsoft, as if deliberately trying confuse the hell out of gift-buying grandparents everywhere, has given the next version of its game console a name that sounds almost exactly like the last one. Previously known as Project Scorpio, the Xbox One X is the second upgrade to the Xbox One since the original Xbox One hit shelves in 2013. It’ll play all the same games as the Xbox One and Xbox One S, but it comes packed with some vastly upgraded technology that’ll let it optimize games for 4K TVs. And despite the power under the hood, Microsoft is calling the One X “the smallest Xbox ever.” Design wise, it looks a hell of a lot like the Xbox One S.

The company promises the …

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