Microsoft E3 2017: Xbox One X Can Stand Vertically

Super Mario Odyssey

Today, a new study from social listening platform Synthesio just gave us new hard data proving that Microsoft and the Xbox One X were in almost everyone's mouth these past few days (via VentureBeat). "I don't think that's the way consoles are going to go". It will come with a 4K HDMI cable, power cable, wireless Xbox One X controller, one month of access to Xbox Game Pass and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial, if you're interested in playing online. That first Microsoft game console was a behemoth, weighing almost nine pounds, and it launched with a controller that matched its ridiculous size.

Forza Motorsport 7; Image source: Microsoft. So I think we wanted to have a really strong E3 around talking about the product and talking about the games. Perhaps we will finally see the Halo 3 Anniversary game they keep shooting down. It certainly seems like a unusual omission at a time when gaming companies, console makers and tech firms in general are starting to dive into virtual reality. "We will probably have more to talk about that soon". Spider-Man from Insomniac Games was another exclusive game releasing in 2018 that stood out in the company's show, with impressive visuals and game play that brought the famous Marvel superhero to life with a distinctly cinematic flair. At least it's nice to see that Microsoft seems to have gotten the message. It even announced that original Xbox titles are coming to Xbox One backwards compatibility. But how does it compare to Sony's already-released PlayStation 4 Pro?

As mentioned previously, the controller will feature a circular OLED display, whose sole objective is to emanate an animated Xbox logo. The game didn't exactly look like blockbuster sales material, but increased integration between console and mobile platforms is an interesting development from the company and worth keeping an eye on.

"The money-making part is in selling games". "People know we have Gears andHalo in our portfolio, and we're working on other things that aren't on this list".

Microsoft had a strong E3 press conference this year.

Spencer added that Microsoft would be relying on games to make up the Xbox One X profits.

"Xbox One X is for the customer who's looking for the most powerful console that's going to run every game they're going to play better than any other console", Spencer told Eurogamer in an interview as he explained that there is always a premium market to be served.

Destiny was a console exclusive until Destiny 2 was announced.

Related News:

  • India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

    The Indian captain praised left handers batting approach and said 80 percent of his "high risk shots" came off well. Amir had been ruled out of Pakistan's semi-final against England due to a back spasm during a practice session.

    Trump slams Russian Federation 'witch hunt,' touts himself, agenda on Twitter

    Sekulow made four TV appearances on Sunday to clarify the situation. Schiff said the investigation is "just getting started".

    Irish PM Varadkar to meet DUP and Sinn Féin

    But a newly appointed junior Brexit minister, Steve Baker, told Reuters: "I don't foresee any change". The opening was set to take place on Monday, but was delayed amid negotiations.
  • Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

    Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

    India were below par with the ball with the duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja remaining wicketless in their spells. When asked about the 27-year-old's blitzkrieg, Kohli said that it becomes hard to contain an unorthodox batter like Zaman.
    Macron's Party Wins Big

    Macron's Party Wins Big

    The FN's result showed the party struggling to rebound from Le Pen's bruising defeat by Macron in May's presidential run-off. Socialist Party leader Jean Christophe Cambadelis said the record-low turnout was a "sign of vast democratic fatigue".

    Several injuries reported in London's Finsbury Park after van hits pedestrians

    Initial reports indicate that up to 10 people were struck by a van outside of a mosque, with three reportedly dead. Police arrested the van's driver, but were trying to determine whether the collision was accidental or deliberate.
  • France's Macron heads for crushing parliamentary majority

    France's Macron heads for crushing parliamentary majority

    Pollsters predict the LREM could secure at least three-quarters of seats in the lower house after next Sunday's second round. The main opposition in the face of The Republicans party and its allies can get 95-115 seats.

    United States senators dare Trump to veto sanctions against Russian Federation

    It comes amid concerns that members of Mr Trump's campaign team colluded with Russian Federation over the election. Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Rand Paul of Kentucky were the only votes against the bill.
    Trump takes to Twitter, declares Russian Federation  investigation a 'witch hunt'

    Trump takes to Twitter, declares Russian Federation investigation a 'witch hunt'

    Sekulow , however, said Trump's tweet from Trump was specifically directed at a "fake" media report with no "documented sources". "The president is not under investigation by the special counsel", Sekulow told NBC's Chuck Todd.
  • Emirates Team New Zealand hold early advantage in Americas Cup

    But we had our opportunities. "Nothing will escape our eyes I can guarantee you that in these next five days", said Spithill. Oracle fell back, however, allowing the New Zealand team to secure their second win.

    Mexico held Portugal to 1-1 draw in Confederations Cup 2017

    The quality of El Tri's players would also have been debated. "I feel like we deserved more", he said after the match. A deep cross was able to find former Arsenal forward Carlos Vela after lax defending from Raphael Guerreiro .

    Trump not included in Russia probe: lawyer

    Schiff said Trump, his legal team and his supporters were trying to discredit the special counsel and his investigation. In addition, the WaPo article was published on Wednesday and Trump didn't send out that tweet until Friday.


Most liked

Price Of Oil Is Being Hammered Down By Negative News
Crude output from OPEC nations rose by 290,000 bpd in May to a 2017 high of 32.08 million barrels per day, according to the EIA . The average price of regular gasoline is $2.34 per gallon nationwide, according to the American Automobile Association.

Trump Refuses To Join G7 Statement Endorsing Paris Climate Accord
But U.S. business leaders in many sectors, including energy, technology and manufacturing, have embraced the treaty. According to sources with access to the meeting, Scott Pruitt , administrator of the U.S.

Trump tells senators House health care bill is 'mean,' source says
The other source said Trump used a vulgarity to describe the House bill and told the senators, "We need to be more generous". Ron Johnson, Bob Corker, Bill Cassidy, Lindsey Graham and Jeff Flake all said they had not seen the healthcare bill .

Trump Tweets: "I'm Under Investigation"
Trump also bragged to visiting Russian diplomats that getting rid of Comey relieved him of "great pressure because of Russia". And it was Rosenstein who appointed Robert Mueller as the special counsel to lead that investigation after Comey was sacked .

Trump attorney says president not under investigation in Russia probe
The president fired back over Twitter and at a news conference, claiming that some of the things Comey said weren't true. Trump adviser Newt Gingrich said on ABC's "This Week" that the tweet Friday "didn't help him".

Uber dismisses over 20 employees after law firm's probe
According to experts, the firings on Tuesday are likely just the tip of the iceberg of Uber's response to the investigations. Uber is acting fast after an investigation substantiated multiple reports of sexual harassment at the company, CNN reports.

Britain 'resolute in the face of adversity'
She rode with her husband Prince Philip in an open carriage in the procession along Horse Guards Parade. Queen Elizabeth II is doing what she can to comfort the survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster.

PM May says thoughts with those injured in incident near London mosque
London's transport authority said on Twitter that the Seven Sisters road had been closed due to an "emergency services incident". The crash occurred shortly after midnight, when police received reports of a collision between a van and pedestrians.

United Kingdom government attempt stalled by Northern Ireland
His comments came after Northern Ireland's main parties held talks with Prime Minister Theresa May in Downing Street. Negotiations broke up on Tuesday night without an agreement, but Mrs May said the discussions had been "productive".

Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed thrilled with emphatic turnaround
Defending a huge total of 338, Pakistan bowlers bowled superbly to restrict India to 158 all out in 30.2 overs. Amir dismissed Dhawan, the tournament's leading scorer with Sarfraz taking a simple catch behind the stumps.

Iranian security forces kill mastermind of Tehran attacks
Iranian lawmakers said the intelligence minister had assured them that "all Islamic state elements have been eliminated" in the country.

Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw
Mexico midfielder Carlos Vela got to the ball near the far post and sent it to the middle of the area for Chicharito's goal. Minutes after coming on, he almost scored a great headed goal but Ochoa came up with a terrific save.

Conrad Roy's 'Thrilled' Grandpa Demands Michelle Carter Get 'Maximum' Sentence
He said Roy had a history of depression, which involved a previous suicide attempt and was wholly responsible for his own death . The judge ruled that Carter , now 20, can remain free on bail but ordered her not to make any contact with Roy's family.

Rubio: Trump Should Be 'Welcoming' Probe, Not Tweeting About Witch Hunts
"Nothing has changed" since Comey informed the president that he was not being personally investigated, he said . He added: "A lot of people have said, 'When do you think you'll be done?' Maybe the end of the year".

PM Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi on his 47th birthday
In an early morning tweet, PM Modi said, "Birthday greetings to the Congress Vice President, Shri Rahul Gandhi ". Rahul Gandhi will be celebrating his birthday in Italy with his maternal grandmother, who is 93 years of age.