The Xbox Series X and the Xbox Series S (collectively, the Xbox Series X/S) are residence video clip game consoles created by Microsoft. They were both launched on November 10, 2020 as the fourth generation of the Xbox console family members, prospering the Xbox One family. Together with Sony s PlayStation 5, likewise released in November 2020, the Xbox Series X and Collection S are component of the ninth generation of computer game consoles.Rumors pertaining to the consoles first arised in early 2019, with the line overall codenamed Scarlett , and also including premium and also lower-end versions codenamed Anaconda as well as Lockhart specifically. Inside, Microsoft had been satisfied with the two-console technique for the Xbox One, as well as intended a similar technique for the 4th generation Xbox, with the target for the high-end version to at the very least double the efficiency of the Xbox One X. The premium design was very first teased during E3 2019 under the title Task Scarlett , while its name and also style as Xbox Series X was revealed throughout The Video game Awards later on in December. In September 2020, Microsoft unveiled the lower-end model as the Xbox Series S.
The Xbox Series X has higher end hardware, and supports higher display resolutions (approximately 8K resolution) along with greater structure prices and also real-time ray tracing; it likewise has a high-speed solid-state drive to lower filling times. The cheaper Xbox Series S utilizes the very same CPU, yet has a less powerful GPU, has much less memory and also interior storage, as well as lacks an optical drive. Both consoles are designed to sustain almost all Xbox One video games, controllers, and also accessories, including those video games from older Xbox consoles sustained by Xbox One s in reverse compatibility. At launch, Microsoft placed their first-party video games and a number of third-party video games to be readily available for both Xbox Series X/S and also Xbox One to aid shift between generations, providing the Smart Delivery distribution framework to freely offer further optimizations of an Xbox One ready either the Xbox Series X or Series S. The consoles are likewise compatible with the pc gaming registration solution Xbox Game Pass, along with the cloud game-streaming platform Xbox Cloud Video gaming.
The Microsoft Flight Simulator team starts the next pre-release test for Update 6. Who comes first, first grind. The registration started on October 1st. It is searched for players testing on all three platforms: PC, Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X. On each platform is only limited space available. This opportunity is only open for Microsoft Store SIM users.
SIM Update 6 will mainly contain bug fixes and the goal is to test the performance and stability of the simulation on all platforms. Feedback is collected via the Windows Feedback Hub (PC) and the Report problem function on the Xbox. This flight will be under NDA and all reports should be published on the above apps and not about the forums, social media and others.
Message with Windows Feedback Hub (PC):
Make sure you are logged in with your flight assigned gamertag.
Selects as category Apps and then Microsoft Flight Simulator .
Report with Report problem (xbox):
If the bundle is not installed, the Report A Problem app may have to install manually if you do not see the Report A Problem button if you hold the instructions pressed.
Selects the category Games and the subcategory Microsoft Flight Simulator .
If the registration is open on October 1, please follow these instructions:
Starts the Xbox Insider Hub on your Windows 10 device.
Navigates to Previews> Microsoft Flight Simulator.
You will receive a notification that the test is full and no further places are available for this test when all places are occupied. If you do not receive this message , you are in the test!
An update for the Microsoft Flight Simulator will be available on October 6th and can be downloaded via the Store app. This update must be installed to participate in the exam. Please remember that you may need to reinstall the simulator to your PC if you have not saved the contents of the simulator in a custom path.
Be sure to read the NDA!
After the applications are completed, the tests begin on October 6.