As had been heavily rumored and then leaked yesterday
, Microsoft confirmed that it’ll be releasing a hardware revision for the Xbox One.
Officially announced today at Microsoft’s E3 2016 press conference, the Xbox One S will cost $300 and hits stores this August. The new model will be 40percent smaller than the current XB1, support 4K video as well as HDR output, and have a 2 TB hard drive. It also features an integrated power supply.
If you were waiting to get an Microsoft gaming console, this revision-along with the company’s new Play Anywhere initiative which will let user buy Xbox games and play them on Windows 10 machines-might be what gets you to open your wallet.