Xbox a new generation Project Scarlett from Microsoft will produce graphics in 8K resolution
Xbox Project Scarlett will be on sale for Christmas 2020
In the night from 9 for June 10, Microsoft his presentation was the start of E3 2019. In addition to the 60 video games presented, the company fired a powerful announcement – presented game console of the new generation Project Scarlett. While this is only a code name, because Microsoft is planning to give her a marketing “name” in Alliance with the brand of Xbox by the time of release.
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“We heard you. Game console should be designed and optimized for only one purpose – video games. So the team that developed one of the most powerful console in the world Xbox One X has set a goal to create the future of gaming,” said Microsoft Vice President on gaming direction Phil Spencer.
The game console was not shown, but Microsoft in the short trailer strongly praised the hardware power of the console. According to the software giant, Scarlett Project is developed based on the architecture AMD Zen 2 and Radeon RDNA, and promises that the game console will be 4 times more powerful than the Xbox One X. Microsoft also uses the fast memory GDDR6, which, according to her statement, “will open the resolution and framerate of which we’ve never seen.”
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Project Scarlett, as promised, will keep the game in 8K resolution (7680×4320 pixels), frame rate up to 120 Hz, the ray tracing (RTX), and support variable refresh rates. Microsoft also uses the ultra-fast solid state drives (SSDS) in Project Scarlett instead of traditional hard disk drives (HDD).
“We have created a new generation of SSDs. We use SSD as virtual RAM. This should increase performance up to 40 times compared to the current generation that allows you to load games much faster, so much so that the loading screen will become “last century”, – said one of the developers of the Xbox.
Xbox Project Scarlett will be on sale in 2020
A full release of the game console Project Scarlett will be Christmas 2020. Together console in this period will go on sale exclusive game for the platform – HALO Infinite. Microsoft also showed a trailer in which the protagonist Master Chief return to life after the events of the 5th part. The developers at 343 Industries are saying that Halo Infinite is “spiritual reboot” of the game with new characters and an “ideal starting point for new players who have never played this popular franchise”.
It is also worth noting that Sony also promises that PlayStaton 5 will support graphics in 8K resolution, 3D audio, SSD storage and backward compatibility with existing games from the PlayStation 4. PlayStation 5 will use a 8-core processor and AMD Ryzen third generation and will come with a graphics processor that supports graphics with ray tracing. Sony also promises graphics in 4K with the refresh rate of 120 Hz.
We will remind that earlier Apple iPhone and iPad have learned to run games from the computer. In turn allowed Sony to launch PlayStation 4 on iOS.
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