Xbox One X.
That’s the official name Microsoft’s given to Project Scorpio, the upcoming 4K-ready Xbox One successor, which took center stage at Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference on Sunday. It’s arriving on November 7, 2017 and will, in Microsoft’s words, be “The most powerful console ever.” That was Microsoft’s main message for the show, repeatedly emphasizing its advantages over the competing PlayStation 4 Pro without ever mentioning its fellow console by name.
And it sure is a powerful console. The Xbox One X’s raw tech specs were already covered a few months back, and as my coworker Brad Chacos wrote at the time: