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Xbox Series S does improve some backward compatible games

1 month ago   |   By Windows Central

Some older games are getting resolution boosts.
What you need to know
There's been some concerns over how Xbox Series S handles backward compatible games.
According to Digital Foundry, it's not as cut-and-dry as previous reports indicated.
Xbox Series S will increase the resolution of original Xbox and enhanced Xbox 360 games to 1440p.
Further improvements like doubling framerates are also possible.
After the official reveal of the Xbox Series S , one bit of concern has been about how the console will run backward compatible games in Xbox One S mode, rather than applying the Xbox One X...
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IPad Air vs. Surface Pro 7, Surface Go 2, and Surface Pro X

IPad Air vs. Surface Pro 7, Surface Go 2, and Surface Pro X

1 month ago   |   By Digital Trends

Apple launches its impressive 4th-gen iPad Air. How does it compare to Microsoft's Surface lineup?
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This is how Xbox Series S backwards compatibility really works

This is how Xbox Series S backwards compatibility really works

1 month ago   |   By N4G

Richard Leadbetter of DigitalFoundry writes, "While Microsoft has been very forthcoming about how backwards compatibility is going to work with Xbox Series X, it hasn't been quite so clear in how the smaller, cheaper Series S console works in running games from prior Xbox generations. Last week, I had the chance to talk with the developers of the hardware and the news sounds very promising. Enhanced backwards compatibility features aren't just the preserve of the more expensive console - Series S has an interesting range of features too."
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Microsoft Shows Off Xbox Series S Load Times 5x Faster Than Last Gen

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

The Xbox Series S will load games way, way faster than last gen, even at its reduced price.
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New PS5 Images Show Size, How Stand Will Attach

New PS5 Images Show Size, How Stand Will Attach

1 month ago   |   By GameSpot

The PlayStation 5 is set to be an absolute behemoth, and though it isn't as wide as the Xbox Series X , the PS5 is quite a bit taller than Microsoft's system. Taiwan's National Communications Commission has published several images showing the console next to rulers so you can see just how much space it's going to take up on your shelf, assuming you managed to order one. Spoiler: It's a lot. PS5 The PS5 is just under 19 inches tall, and it's about one foot wide. It's certainly not going to take up the same space as a computer tower, but it could be too large for certain living room setups...
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How Xbox Series X Will Attempt To Avoid PS5 Pre-Order Chaos

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Xbox Series S and X may have a more orderly pre-order process than PS5, at least that's what Microsoft is trying to enforce.
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The PS5 and Xbox Series X are leaning on nostalgia for launch - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

More so than ever before, Sony and Microsoft are using old games to sell new video game consoles.
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Best game console while we wait for PS5 and Xbox Series X: Switch, PS4, Oculus and more - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

The PS5 and Xbox Series X are coming, but here's what you can get right now.
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Best Video Game Console Launch Titles

1 month ago   |   By N4G

With the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X both revealing their launch lineups, here are the best video game launch titles from past systems.
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PS5 vs Xbox Series X/S - Exclusive Launch Titles

1 month ago   |   By N4G

Both the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S are set to release this November. In this feature, we compare which platform has the better launch line-up of exclusives.
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