Last week, we got the first hand-held details on the new Xbox Scorpio console, which is currently under the working title.As we’ve seen a few months ago, we’re dealing with a 6 teraflop console, which includes a 12GB DDR5 RAM and most Xbox One titles in the native 4K resolution. In the days following the revelation of the hardware data, several leading analysts came to the fore and lost positive words about the Xbox Scorpio.
Xbox Scorpio: Could bring Microsoft back on track, analysts said
As they do, Microsoft will primarily benefit from the fact that more than 100 million 4K TVs are now available in the customer’s living rooms. By the end of 2018 this figure will have doubled. A not to be underestimated proportion of the buyers thereby falls on video players, who are looking for corresponding 4K experience. And here the Xbox Scorpio could play out its advantages due to the additional performance.
“When it comes to the launch of the Scorpio on the US market, I am really optimistic,” said Mat Piscatella, the market researcher of the NPD Group. “In my opinion, the Scorpio has the potential to move the Xbox One on PlayStation 4 in terms of sales numbers 2017. Adoption among the core gaming audience could be significant, and while this is a niche, this niche is necessary to help the Scorpio to pave the way for long-term mass market adoption. ”
However, the duel against the PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 4 Pro with a better technique alone not to win. Therefore, it is now at Microsoft, at the E3 2017 with a high-quality software line-up to convince.