Xbox One X review: A gaming console for future

The Xbox One X is the most powerful gaming console launched till now. With a 2.3GHz octa-core CPU and 122GB GDDR5 RAM, you won’t get these high-end specs anywhere in the market. This is the gaming console for the future undoubtedly with what it offers. Though it has its competitor too i.e PS4 Pro, PS4 Pro might be one step behind, we will tell you below why.

Xbox One X also gets a GPU clocked at 1172MHz which can give you 6 teraflops of graphical computing power. This powerful Xbox One X gets this amazing power just because of its offerings like the ability to play some games in 4K resolution and at 60 frames per seconds sometimes.

It allows users to play games in the HDR10 format and support Dolby Vision video streaming too. You can explore buying Xbox One X online with Amazon Coupon Code which will give good prices this season.

Fun fact, Xbox One X is the one and only platform where you can get a 4K Blu-ray player inbuilt and Dolby Atmos support- A good news for AV fans.

But it does have its own flaws too as its 1TB hard drive fills pretty fast as now most of the games require 4K texture packs. Moreover, Xbox One S offers most of the functionalities at the half the cost of this One X version. In spite of all these limitations, it is still the greatest gaming console.

On one hand, where One X can play native 4K, on the contrary side the S version does upscaled 4K. You might not even find the difference between these too S does upscaled 4k so well. So, are you up for Xbox One X and pay more? Check out in this review.


Xbox One X gets the identical looks like Xbox One S except for the colour schemes. Xbox One X is a rectangular box-like Blu-Ray player which is not bulky and if you get to know about the things it packs under the hood, you will find the design even more impressive.

The Xbox One X gets a matte space grey coating over it which is the only difference you might feel against Xbox One S console which was having white sheen colour. Moreover, the disc tray has now shifted from the top left side of the console to the lower down at the front.

The disc tray can not only play Xbox games but also the 4K Blu-rays which makes Microsoft’s 4K consoles the only ones to do so. Moving from left to right, the console gets a power connector, HDMI out, HDMI in, two USB ports, an IR out, an Optical Audio port and an

Ethernet port. There is no Xbox One’s Kinect port- officially dead now.

The new and fresh darker gamepad comes along with this console and mechanically it is same as the Xbox One S. There is also the news of keyboard and mouse control support.

Hardware and specs

If you’re looking to see the real differences between the Xbox One X and every other console that’s come before it, all you’d need to do is open the lid.

Xbox One X comes with a 2.3 GHz octa-core processor paired with 12GB of GDDR5 RAM. The console has 6 teraflops of graphical computing power clocked at 1172MHz. This will help in 4K HDR gaming.

Coming to the CPU, the Xbox One X runs on a chip with eight Jaguar CPU cores clocked at 2.3GHz. Comparing it with Xbox One and Xbox One S, there is the 76% of the increase.

Coming to the performance sector, Xbox One X is undoubtedly the powerhouse in performance. Playing a game at this console feels great irrespective of which TV you are using from 1080p one to 4K HDR one.

Super-sampling is what you can get in this console when you are playing games at the 1080p TV which great better images. It basically renders itself to 4K mode. Long put short, it will bring sharper images making all of it a realistic experience.

When it comes to 4K TVs, the Xbox One X is on its full roll. The console renders the games at the native 4k give more details and aesthetics than the 1080p. You will see better still making it more realistic with high dynamic range or HDR.

Moreover, the game can run 60 frames per second and might sometime drop to 55. While in many games it achieves 60fps easily with no lags, in others it might occasionally drop frames and bring some lags. Note it that it might occur 1 per 100 times.

Interface and pricing

Xbox One has a nice interface and if you want to download it on your Xbox One, the new interface is a blend of the Xbox 360 blade and the Windows 10 block-and-pin-heavy design.

The blade design gets home and store tabs with tabs like Community, Entertainment and Mixer, a Microsoft-owned Twitch competitor. Moreover, you can pin the games you love on the Home Screen.

The device is priced at Rs. 41,490 in India with Flipkart Offers available online to buy with discounted rates.


Xbox One X is the most powerful gaming console right now in the market. It brings something which no gaming console has brought till now- Native 4K HDR gaming. This makes every detailing and aesthetics noticeable and gives you real experience.

Moreover, it brings inbuilt Blu-ray player. Coming to the slopy side, it might lack sometimes at 60fps and space gets filled fast for some Xbox fans, you might find that price to performance ratio is low too.

But, overall it is a great deal if you are the one who can point the difference of frames per second. But, if you want to save some money, then buy yourself an Xbox One S.