The Microsoft has announced that it’s gaming console Xbox One will launch in India on the 23rd of coming September, almost one year after it had made the international debut. It will be priced 39,999 Rs. The package will include Xbox One console, it’s wireless controller and a free limited period trial of Xbox Gold Live.
Xbox will not require an internet connection, and this edition cannot be clubbed to the already existing Xbox 360. It will have an 8 GB RAM, Blu-Ray drive, 500 GB drive and an 8-core CPU to handle the gaming demands.
The Kinect Sensor is greatly upgraded with a better camera, voice control, movement detection etc. The Voice Control will allow you to dictate your commands to the console, including tasks like taking pics, video; asking it to open a second screen Skype, conduct web search, watch TV shows etc. The display is full HD with 1080p resolution. Video capturing at a speed of 60 fps is available.
The controllers have impulse trigger, which allow the user to feel the force feedback vibration during games. Wireless range would be 30 feet. The Windows 8 user interface will allow the use of more than 45 apps.