Xbox Series X Specs Tease PC-Style Power

Microsoft’s next-gen console, the bafflingly named Xbox Series X, is set to release later this year. This puts it in direct competition with the Sony PlayStation 5, which will also hit markets in time for the holiday. But with the PS4 and Xbox One already reaching a high standard of fidelity compared to previous consoles, gamers might be left wondering what could possibly be next.

Finally, thanks to new spec reveals on both the Xbox blog and Digital Foundry, we now have our answer. Get ready for your consoles to become the equivalent of living room PCs.

Xbox Series X Specs

CPU AMD Zen 2 custom CPU: 8 cores, 16 threads @ 3.8 GHz
GPU AMD RDNA 2 custom GPU: 12 Teraflops, 52 CUs @ 1.825 GHz
Die Size 360.45mm²
RAM Bandwidth 10GB @ 560 GBps, 6GB @ 336 GBps
Storage 1TB NVMe SSD
Expandable Storage 1TB expansion card, external USB 3.2 hard drive support
Optical Drive 4K Blu-ray