Microsoft also plans two-track for the upcoming xbox generation. Thereafter, internal documents indicate. Accordingly, the already contaminated xbox series X – codename anaconda – is the new top model, including the company plans with a model that carries the internal name lockhart. In the trade, the console was allowed to land as xbox series S.
The documents are part of the game development kits of the xbox series X, which has provided microsoft developers. The term lockhart is used next to anaconda as a name for two test profiles – anaconda is the internal designation for the xbox series X. Further information suggests that it is lockhart a weaker version of the next generation.
That coincides with details that the verge is called. The US page speaks of only 7.5 instead of 13.5 GB usable memory and a significantly lower graphics performance. During the xbox series X 12 tflops achieves, the MODE lockhart or the xbox series S only offer 4 tflops. In addition, there is talk of a smaller CPU clock. Developers who have access to the special developer model dante can switch between both hardware configurations.
River play in full HD
The lower performance of the lockhart model suggests that microsoft would like to achieve a liquid representation in full HD (1920 × 1080 pixels) or WQHD resolution (2560 × 1440 pixels). For comparison: at least some games should be the xbox series X in UHD / 4K (3840 × 2160 pixels) with up to 120 frames per second. This became the weaker model between the current xbox one S and X. The latter console allows in some games already UHD resolution in liquid depiction.
Microsoft has held hitherto covered, which is a second model of the xbox-series family – regardless of that there are information on a second console in various places, including in the operating system. Notes on a sales start this year or further restrictions against xbox series X does not exist. The verge however, citing well-informed circles ame that both consoles are starting parallel to the start. The xbox series S should then succeed the xbox one S all digital edition – that was the waiver of a blu-ray drive.