As usual, the head of Xbox Phil Spencer likes to announce future announcements in a more or less discreet way.This time it would apply to a new console very different from the X seriesS.
In his video game strategy, Microsoft strongly believes in the cloud technology, and even opened a specialized department to structure it all and attract talents.After all, there should be an XCloud console and here is how it can look.
The first image of the Xbox console designed for cloud games?
Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox branch, began to film with a shelf in the background.The exhibition, at which it often exposes items related to upcoming announcements.For example, the statue of Ludens Kojima Productions was obviously placed there at that time to irritate the XCloud Hideo Kojima game.
Today, Rebelote with a picture published on Twitter, where we see a mysterious white shape, dressed in the Xbox logo, which looks like a console.It would be a machine intended exclusively for Xbox cloud games.The console, which will consist in the player’s internet connection and the equipment with which it connects at the end of the day.And because there is no need to use powerful physical components inside, it looks very compact.
This console would have the code name Keystone.It is said that it costs USD 99 with a controller and can run games in 4K HDR resolution.Note that this would optimize XCloud servers, because the resolution is currently only 1080p.