Next year, gamers are facing drastic changes: both Microsoft and Sony will launch their new consoles on the market. In the context of the Game Awards Microsoft presents now the design of the new Xbox – it surprised.
The device has hardly anything in common with its predecessor. It reminds rather of a mini PC, since it shoots strongly into the height. However, it was assured that it can also be used lying on its side. At the top of the device there is a coarse-meshed ventilation grille, which is already used in a very similar form in the Xbox One S, a more powerful version of the usual Xbox One,.

In addition to the device itself, Microsoft also changes the controller with which it is operated. At first glance, it still clearly reminds one of its predecessor, but a closer look reveals clear differences. For example, it has an additional button that can be used for recording and sharing game scenes. Microsoft has also reworked the controller’s control pad. This controller should not...