Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox Series S will include a 512GB SSD for internal storage, but less than 400GB will be allocated for software.
A total of 364GB will be held for games and applications. The remaining space will be held for the operating system and other functions.
A 1TB Seagate Storage Expansion Card will be sold separately at $219.99.
The Xbox Series S includes an 8-Core AMD Zen 2 CPU at 3.6Ghz and 3.4Ghz w/ SMT Enabled, AMD RDNA 2 GPU with 20 Compute Units at 1.565Ghz and 4TFLOPS of GPU power, 10GB GDDR6 RAM, and a 512GB PCIe Gen 4 NVME SSD.
The console is 60 percent smaller than the Xbox Series X, includes a custom 512GB NVME SSD, and is all digital with no optical drive.
Graphics fidelity includes 1440p at up 120FPS, DirectX ray tracing, Variable Refresh Rate, Variable Rate Shading. 4K streaming media playback and 4K upscaling for games.
It will be sold at $299 Nov. 10.