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Best Xbox One X-Enhanced Games for $20 or Less

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Report: Xbox One Sales Apparently Doubled Since 2017

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft doesn’t release Xbox One sales figures. The company chose to stop doing so when it became clear the PS4 was going to curb-stomp it ...

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VR Is Dead on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When Microsoft announced the Xbox One X, one of the major questions raised by gamers was whether the high-end console would support VR. Microsoft had ...

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Microsoft Discontinues Kinect Adapter for Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft revealed the future of gaming in in November of 2010 and it was called the Kinect. This motion-tracking camera accessory for the Xbox 360 ...

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Sony’s PS4 Still Outsold Microsoft in November, Despite the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s Xbox One X debuted in early November, to muted optimism and mildly positive reviews. The general summary was that the console absolutely had promise, ...

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a Train Wreck on the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) has been the smash gaming hit of 2017, demonstrating that issues like balance, bug-free gameplay, and more than one map to play ...

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Counterpoint: Why You Shouldn’t Buy or Upgrade to the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Yesterday, our own Joel Hruska wrote a post arguing for the merits of the Xbox One X. His premise is rock solid, and the hardware ...

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Microsoft: Demand Is ‘Super High’ For Xbox One X Launch Next Week

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For the last four years, Microsoft has played second fiddle to Sony’s PlayStation 4. There are a number of reasons why, including poor initial communication, ...

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13 OG Xbox Games Now Playable on Xbox One, Xbox 360 Games Enhanced For Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Yesterday, we talked about the Xbox One’s backwards compatibility mode and how developers inside the company had spent years putting the feature together. Today, we’re ...

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How Microsoft Built Xbox 360, Xbox Compatibility Into the Xbox One

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Xbox One and PS4 have broadly similar features, but there’s a few areas where Microsoft has beaten Sony: Backwards compatibility with the Xbox 360 ...

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