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Poll: *** Xbox Series X|S - £449/£249 - launches 10th November ***

Discussion in 'Console Games & Hardware' started by ic1male, 9 Jun 2019.

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Which will you buy?

  1. Series X

    421 vote(s)
    59.0%
  2. Series S

    70 vote(s)
    9.8%
  3. Not interested

    208 vote(s)
    29.1%
  4. Both

    15 vote(s)
    2.1%
  1. Soulja

    Capodecina

    Joined: 16 Jun 2005

    Posts: 14,038

    Location: Doncaster

    Do you have VRR enabled?
     
  2. MOOGLEYS

    Capodecina

    Joined: 24 Dec 2004

    Posts: 17,644

    Location: Telford

    Yes all options on that screen I have selected.

    As below and set to 4K 120Hz in display settings.


    [​IMG]
     
  3. rickjames

    Mobster

    Joined: 27 Oct 2011

    Posts: 3,952

    Location: London

    No luck with RDR2 loading so installing from scratch; says it'll be under 50 minutes which isn't too bad before the updates roll in
     
  4. Abooie

    Mobster

    Joined: 20 Apr 2004

    Posts: 4,587

    Location: Chepstow

    Received mine yesterday (Game and Royal Mail) and it's bloody amazing.

    Despite owning a XBox One from launch I've mainly been gaming on my PS4 and PC this last few years so combined with a game pass it's seemed one of the best launches, with the best line up.
    Gears 4, Forza Horizon, Jedi: Fallen Order, Planet Coaster are all new to me. I've also fallen for Unravel 2, playing with my daughter. Best of all, they aren't costing me £60 a pop.

    Loving it.
     
  5. The_One

    Capodecina

    Joined: 27 Dec 2003

    Posts: 11,972

    Star wars jedi fallen which is free on ea access is soooo good :D:cool::cool:
     
  6. McPhee

    Soldato

    Joined: 17 Apr 2009

    Posts: 6,749

    There was no issue with your phrasing the first time. But I didn't claim the games could be played outside the Sony ecosystem. Either you misread my post, or you're presenting a straw man argument. I'm not sure which.
     
  7. 2Thumbs

    Mobster

    Joined: 12 Jan 2005

    Posts: 3,205

    Location: Devon

    Installed some Xbone BC games on my external SSD last night and just used the Quick Resume, I love it! Be better when they patch it back in to the optimised titles though.

    Also I can confirm that the Xbox One Digital TV tuner does not work on the Series consoles. Always tackling the real questions over here. :p
     
  8. antijoke

    Caporegime

    Joined: 28 Jan 2003

    Posts: 38,595

    Location: Stratford-Upon-Avon

    i have no idea lol, my console said my TV supports it but not sure if the TV is turning it on
     
  9. Dano

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 19 Dec 2006

    Posts: 9,536

    Location: UK

    Soooo, anybody got a smoke machine instead? :D:eek:

     
  10. Kreeeee

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 13 Jul 2004

    Posts: 42,972

    Location: /* */

    I don't know why everyone keeps posting this. It is so obviously fake, and has been proven to be so.
     
  11. The_One

    Capodecina

    Joined: 27 Dec 2003

    Posts: 11,972

    its a compilation whilst that is fake the other issues in the video are not
     
  12. Earth[Tera].bin

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 12 Sep 2007

    Posts: 2,345

    Mine arrived today, and thankfully its not smoking. firmware updated my LG B9 and seems to supports [email protected]
     
  13. Dano

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 19 Dec 2006

    Posts: 9,536

    Location: UK

    Okay, the heavy smoke one maybe, the others?
     
  14. blairw

    Mobster

    Joined: 19 Mar 2006

    Posts: 3,408

    Location: Scotland, UK

    [​IMG]

    Mine set up next to the Ncase M1 - This bookshelf is to the right of my desk, using a Dell S2721DGF 1440p / 120hz via HDMI for the Series X, played some Gears 5 multiplayer last night, what a difference! Hoping that every online game goes the way of offering a 1440 / 120hz mode, even with dynamic scaling it is well worth it!

    Just need to get some longer cables before doing a complete tidy up job to get close to 0 showing!
     
  15. peahead

    Mobster

    Joined: 2 Nov 2003

    Posts: 4,831

    I don't know why but i expected it to be bigger i was kind of surprised how small it is actually is :D
     
  16. Jono8

    Caporegime

    Joined: 20 May 2007

    Posts: 33,771

    Location: Surrey

    Yeh i dont know whats going on to be honest.

    Hopefully it gets resolved.
     
  17. kkelly

    Mobster

    Joined: 8 Oct 2003

    Posts: 2,754

    Location: Glasgow

    I wish the S had access to One X versions :(
     
  18. steve5424

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 29 May 2012

    Posts: 2,112

    Location: Rutherglen, Glasgow

    Its not a 4k machine. So why would it. There are still improvements made to the games that are patched. Also even though that aren't will have features like, better resolutions and higher frame rates.
     
  19. Jono8

    Caporegime

    Joined: 20 May 2007

    Posts: 33,771

    Location: Surrey

    The loading times / quick resume are truly stunning.

    It's faster than my ssd equipped PC at getting into games
     
  20. cyclonus10

    Hitman

    Joined: 21 Feb 2010

    Posts: 753

    Location: Aberdare, Wales

    My warranty ends on 23/09/2021. The day after i pre-ordered a machine i hadn't received yet, the warranty started.

    Obviously a mistake but one i hope gets sorted in the near future ffs.