Microsoft has launched its much rumored Xbox Series S, the cheaper variant of the Xbox Series X, has reported on Twitter, giving the first look at the gaming console. The tipster who shared the image, also shared a price tag of $299 (Rs 22,000) for the electronic.
Tipster Brad Sams shared a tweet with an image of what is said to be the Xbox Series S. The image shows the console in white, placed next to a white Xbox controller. The Xbox Series S has a similar cuboidal shape as the Series X but is much smaller and has a black grill on one side.
More Series S https://t.co/eBh2UUDMMA
— Brad Sams (@bdsams) September 8, 2020
Microsoft has not shared an exact release date for the Xbox Series X and has only revealed that it will be launching in November. Interestingly, previous leaks have claimed that the PlayStation 5 will be released on November 20 and it looks like Microsoft wants to beat Sony in the race for launching a next generation gaming console.
Windows Central claimed that Microsoft will set the Xbox Series X price at $499, whereas the Xbox Series S will launch for $299. The Xbox Series S is also said to be the smallest Xbox ever.
👀 Let’s make it official!
Xbox Series S | Next-gen performance in the ˢᵐᵃˡˡᵉˢᵗ Xbox ever. $299 (ERP).
Looking forward to sharing more! Soon. Promise. pic.twitter.com/8wIEpLPVEq
— Xbox (@Xbox) September 8, 2020