Microsoft kicked off the official name and final look of the company's new console, the Xbox One X, and then proceeded to focus on 4K and how many games would have it. There were 42 games shown off during the press conference with more than half exclusive to the Microsoft console. There were also details about some neat new features coming to the platform.
Microsoft's powered-up new Xbox is officially named the Xbox One X, it features some impressive, but already known specs, it is the smallest form factor and will cost $499 when it hits November 7 worldwide. Original Xbox games are coming to Xbox One X; Xbox backwards compatibility as in, compatibility for the original Xbox games, is coming to the Xbox One. Those original games will feature enhanced graphics when played on Xbox One X.
Every Xbox One X unit will come with a 1TB hard drive, a matching Xbox Wireless Controller, HDMI cable, power supply, a 1-month free Xbox Game Pass subscription and a 14-day free Xbox Live Gold membership.
If you want the best possible console performance in gaming and are willing to pay for it, Microsoft has become your best bet. The Xbox One X boasts a more than four-fold increase over the Xbox One's graphics capability, a 31 percent increase in CPU speed and a 50 percent increase in onboard RAM.
Watch the video to see the Xbox One X's World Premiere 4K Trailer.