New Xbox?

New Politics Foundation

If correct leaked documents indicate Microsoft was intending to launch its Xbox successor codenamed “Yukon” at the end of 2013. Although no real surprise! 

The system specifications state either 6 or 8 ARM/Intel x86 CPU cores clocked at 2GHz and 4GB DDR4. Launch units would have additional 3.2 GHZ PowerPC CPU with three cores, the same as the current Xbox for backward compatibility which would be removed in later models.

The system’s GPU would be capable of rendering at 1080p and support full HD, will have a TV tuner with PVR functions to record live TV and a blue ray drive. The console would also have some kind of cloud gaming service. This would also up-grade the system software. Microsoft expects more games played via the cloud which could make the ‘Yukon’ possibility the last hardware Xbox to be developed.

An upgraded Kinect would be bundled with ‘Yukon’ with tracking…

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