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Xbox Project Scorpio To Pack AMD Ryzen CPU, Vega GPU

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Microsoft’s Xbox Project Scorpio is likely to have some best hardware features created by AMD. Here you have more details.

At AMD’s Vega Booth, some details related to Xbox Project Scorpio was spotted. A Japanese gaming site has collected the picture related to AMD and Xbox Project Scorpio. Many believe that Xbox Project Scorpio will arrive with AMD architecture.

AMD has announced new Ryzen CPU at CES 2017. It likely to integrate its Ryzen CPU and Vega GPU and create a single chip, according to Value Walk. Microsoft is also looking for a powerful processor for its Project Scorpio console. So, no wonder if the brand prefers AMD’s upcoming powerful processor.

Xbox Project Scorpio Features And Price

Microsoft’s Project Scorpio is expected to have a costly price tag. The buyers will get excellent gaming experience. “I want Scorpio to be at a console price-point. I’m not trying to go and compete with a high-end rig. And because we are building one spec, we are able to look at the balance between all the components and make sure that it’s something we really hit that matters to consumers and gamers,” Microsoft’s Phil Spencer said.

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Xbox Project Scorpio console will be able to transfer 320GB/sec. It will have 12GB of GDDR5 RAM.  Xbox Scorpio will pack an eight-core CPU coupled with a graphics card boasting 6TFLOPs (trillion floating point operations per second) of power. The device will sport 320GB/sec of memory bandwidth. It will pack PC graphics card and the 6.5TFLOPS Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070, according to Dream Team FC.

“We’re making a pretty big bet on that with Project Scorpio. We’re basically saying, This isn’t a new generation; everything you have continues forward and it works. We think of this as a family of devices. But we’ll see. We’re going to learn from this, we’re going to see how that goes,” said Aaron Greenberg, Microsoft’s head of Xbox games marketing. There is a rumor that Xbox Project Scorpio console will be called as Beast console. The launch date is still unknown.

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