News tagged ‘xbox’

Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013

Could We See the New Xbox Next Month?

Could We See the New Xbox Next Month?

According to sources, Microsoft will hold an Xbox event in May which will offer first looks and details of their next generation Xbox console. A full unveil of the device is expected to happen later in June.

Monday, 18 Mar 2013

NVIDIA Content to Let AMD Have Console Market

NVIDIA Content to Let AMD Have Console Market

NVIDIA says it's happy to let AMD have control over the console GPU market because it wants to focus on the desktop and mobile market.

Friday, 8 Feb 2013

Next Xbox Rumored to Feature Voice Recognition

Next Xbox Rumored to Feature Voice Recognition

The new Xbox console is rumored to have voice recognition, not unlike SIRI, allowing users to control it just by speaking commands.

Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013

Alleged Details of Xbox 720 GPU Leaked

Alleged Details of Xbox 720 GPU Leaked

The details of the Xbox 720 GPU have been leaked online. According to the site VGleaks, the new GPU has an 800MHz clockspeed and features twelve shader cores. The site also claims that the DirectX 11 compliant graphics chip is also capable of supporting 2x, 4x and 8x MSAA anti-aliasing effects.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China May Allow Video Game Consoles Again After Ban in 2000

China might be lifting its ban on gaming consoles, which started in 2000. This could be good news for gaming console vendors who are having difficulty getting into China's vast market officially.

Monday, 3 Dec 2012

New Xbox Rumored to be Launched in Late 2013

New Xbox Rumored to be Launched in Late 2013

Sources have informed Bloomberg that Microsoft may be planning to launch their next iteration of the Xbox gaming console in late 2013. Apparently the Xbox 720 will be sold for US$299 with Kinect, HUD glasses and cloud gaming all bundled in.

Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012

Xbox SmartGlass App Now Available for iOS Devices

Xbox SmartGlass App Now Available for iOS Devices

After launching on Android a week or so ago, the new Xbox SmartGlass app is now available on iOS devices.

Is Microsoft Building A Gaming Tablet?

Is Microsoft Building A Gaming Tablet?

Reports from The Verge suggests that Microsoft is working on a classified project involving a 7-inch gaming tablet, otherwise known as the Xbox Surface.

Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012

Microsoft Announces Major Update to Xbox, Launch of Xbox SmartGlass

Microsoft Announces Major Update to Xbox, Launch of Xbox SmartGlass

Microsoft has released details on a major new update to the Xbox dashboard and the launch of Xbox SmartGlass, which brings games, music, TV and movie experiences from your console to your phone, tablet and PC.

Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012

Microsoft Launches Digital Music Service Xbox Music

Microsoft Launches Digital Music Service Xbox Music

In order to catch up to competitors such as Apple and Amazon, Microsoft has announced the launch of their own digital music service which goes by the name of Xbox Music. Currently available for the Xbox 360, the service will be expanded to smartphones, tablets and PCs with the launch of Windows 8.

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