Microsoft will market a revision of its Xbox Series storage and will include a renewed controller.
In Microsoft's documentation, which was leaked tonight on websites such as Resetera, many other details of this new version of the device codenamed “Brooklin” are revealed. Apparently, it will have better energy efficiency, something that will translate into a 15% reduction in electricity consumption and a new low consumption mode.
When it comes to connections, this new model of the Xbox Series the accessories.
The console's controller will also be updated with new functionalities beyond its two-color design, for example haptic vibration, as the PlayStation 5's DualSense already includes. Codenamed "Sebile", this controller will also include a gyroscope , Bluetooth 5.2, as well as quieter buttons.
Another important detail is the price, which will remain at the $499 that the current model costs in the United States (in Spain it has an official price of 549.99 euros after Microsoft raised the price of the console last August) .
In fact, this documentation also talks about the new Xbox Series S model, the cheapest version of the Microsoft console. In this case, the machine will maintain its exterior design, but will double its storage capacity to 1 TB.
Under the code name "Ellewood" this more compact model of the console will also benefit from the improvements in Wi-Fi technology and energy efficiency of its older sister. Its official price will remain at $299 and it is expected to be released in August.
The leaked information belongs to the documentation that Microsoft presented last April on the occasion of the precautionary measures that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has requested prior to the trial that must determine whether the American giant can end up buying the publisher Activision Blizzard for 68.7 billion dollars.