Xbox Series X News

Xbox Party Chat gets text-to-speech and speech-to-text as accessibility push continues

"We strive to make Xbox the most inclusive gaming platform on the planet".

Microsoft's gaming revenue shoots up 50%

Xbox Series X and S "will continue to be constrained by supply".

The Rock is sending people Xbox Series X-shaped mini fridges

Or you can try and get your own via Microsoft Rewards.

Microsoft now testing Chromium-powered Edge on Xbox

Opening the door to Stadia and xCloud.

CEX under fire from customers and staff for eye-watering 815 PlayStation 5 price

"Am I expecting to receive abuse from customers when the stores reopen? Absolutely."

BBC iPlayer won't work on Xbox Series X at launch

EA Play app also not supported, but there are workarounds.

Microsoft is seeking acquisitions of "small to big" Japanese development studios

"The Xbox has a chance to make Japan its second-largest market after the US if it takes the right steps for years to come."

Xbox and PlayStation revenues rise as next-gen looms

12 hours of PS5 pre-orders matched 12 weeks of PS4's.

Xbox Series X has tactile indicators over the ports

Also helps for reach-around cabling.

ShopTo warns customers with Xbox Series X/S pre-orders that they may miss out on launch day consoles, too

The news comes just days after the retailer sent similar correspondence about PS5 pre-orders.

Key retailer websites go down amid Xbox Series X pre-orders

All Access sellers GAME, Smyths both offline.

Xbox Series X costs 449 in the UK

X and S pre-orders go live 22nd Sep 2020.

Microsoft rebrands Xbox Game Pass

"Trying out a new look."

12-month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions have been quietly withdrawn by Microsoft

Microsoft did not announce the change nor expand on why it had taken the decision to delist the subscription.