Xbox one S Review
Are you an Xbox lover and you currently own Xbox 360? If you are a big fan then in this year it may be perfect for you to upgrade the Xbox 360 to the Xbox one S that has been schedules to release this 2016- are you excited enough to upgrade from Xbox 360 to the Xbox one S? Then why wait- read on the whole review article to find out more about Xbox one S as this article will take a look at the Xbox one S and it will give you some tips and advice on upgrading from Xbox 360 to the Xbox one S.
The Xbox one S obviously caught the attention of the Xbox players all over the world. Any why not! Xbox one S comes with many features that the Xbox players will be able to enjoy playing with the Xbox one S gaming console. The first change with the new version of the Xbox one S from its predecessors is that the Xbox one S has shed those bulky shape that would require a good amount of space, where ever it is placed for player. The new features that come with the slim and stylish Xbox one S is that it comes equipped with the 4k Blu-ray and also the streaming playback and also a High dynamic range (HDR). These feature make the new Xbox one S an appealing device for the theater lovers as it can enhance the theater aka video and sound experience with the above mentioned features.
Now to enjoy these features you will be definitely requiring a 4k TV set and also it should support the HDR10 if you want to experience the great features of the Xbox one S console. However there are some downsides if you do not have the 4K TV set with the supported HDR10 which is the requirement to get to use the special features of the Xbox one S, then you will not be able to use the features because these features that comes with the Xbox on S doesn’t work with the normal TV set and also another point is that the Xbox one S does not support the Dolby version which is the other player available in the HDR format war rather than the HDR10 which is required. If you are not having a 4k TV set and supported with the HDR10, then the only benefit from the Xbox one S console system is that it will occupy less space than the previous Xbox console systems. Also the Xbox one S console systems has a bit over clocked GPU compared to its predecessors such as the Xbox 360. But while playing game the difference in playing game on both the Xbox 360 and the Xbox one S is very minimum to nil chance.
Looking at the advantages of the Xbox one S, this 500 GB Xbox one S will be one of the cheapest device in terms of the price in the market when it comes to playing the Ultra HD Blue disk movies or the streaming of the 4k HD movies or any favorite TV shows from online such as from the Netflix.com or from youtube.com or the YouTube app. One thing is for sure that no matter what you choose to view with the Xbox one S console on 4K you will surely have a great experience while viewing the video and listening to the audio which will be of great quality and more enhanced than the normal way. Then the HDR10 feature makes the bright colours on the screen livelier and also the darker shade of colours darker in colour to enhance the whole viewing experience. If you are wondering of testing the games with HDR capable games- well you will definitely need to wait as the HDR capable games are still not released this year but will be released in 2017 by the maker Sony, after which it will be available for testing the HDR features on the games.
The Xbox one S console comes in the primary color of white, which is nothing but a stylist approach to the Xbox one S console although it does appear great to look at with the white colour body and is done with a matte finished to the chic look of the Xbox console. One great thing about the new Xbox one S is that it no longer needs to be carried in a heavy pack since the Xbox one S comes with a light and small shaped frame. Also the Xbox one S has used a physical power button that would definitely spare on from the sudden on and off of the power button as it can harm the device. Another great advantage of the Xbox one S is that Xbox one S controller comes with a Bluetooth support for other supporting devices, so other devices such as laptop, PC or mobile phones can be connected with the Xbox one S console easily. The UI for Xbox one S has also improved considerably than its predecessor since the beginning of the 2013. To get an access to the quick menu, simply double tap the guide button to bring the quick menu in no time. If you own a kinect- one thing to know is that the Xbox one S does not support the kinect normally but it can if it is connected with an AC powered USB adapter to the Xbox one S console, then one can easily use it.
The Xbox one S console is available in the market in two sizes that one can buy according to their choices. One size of the Xbox one S console is 500 GB that is available in the market for $299 and another Xbox one S console with the size of one terabyte priced at $349 only. Xbox one S console comes with an inbuilt power supply rather than the huge power supply that was hard to hide in the previous models of the Xbox gaming consoles.