Xbox One X will not generate profits for Microsoft

It was also revealed that all of the original Xbox One accessories will be compatible with the Xbox One X. It has eight custom x86 cores clocked at 2.3GHz, 6 teraflops of graphics performance and 12GB of GDDR5 RAM. To my mind, while the Xbox One X is definitely more powerful than the Pro, it is analogous. The price tag did come as a surprise to critics and a section of the gaming community, many expected Microsoft will go a bit hard on pricing Xbox One X and putting a $399 price tag against PlayStation 4 Pro (it's rival), even it means selling the box at loss. The console is the most expensive of this generation for its capabilities, however, it seems that the company has not contemplated making money with this system.

Ybarra replied back to a fan asking if the current Software Development Kit for the Xbox One X is complete or are they still working on it. "But I will say price is critical".

Microsoft repeatedly mentioned that Xbox One X would be a premium console for a segment of consumers looking for 4K games.

Microsoft showed off dozens of games at E3, ranging from the super-slick racing simulator Forza Motorsport 7 to the rollicking, social pirate game Sea of Thieves to Anthem, an astonishing-looking sci-fi action game developed by BioWare in Edmonton, creators of the award-winning Mass Effect franchise. Although you can capture videos at 4K/60 fps on the Xbox One X. In an interview with PC Gamer, Spencer expressed his hopes that the library will make its way to Windows 10 at some point in the future, accompanied by the Xbox Game Pass that launched last month.

The Xbox One X is also the smallest Xbox One ever, which is a great accomplishment considering the specs. "We had 42 games, 22 of them with console exclusivity that I could put on-stage that all are games where you could see the dates for them and when they're coming", Spencer said. He told them that the experience will be better on PC, and that Xbox is choosing to focus on mixed reality or augmented reality.

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