Microsoft has revealed that it’s not producing new Xbox One consoles.
That features the unique Xbox One console, Xbox One S (and its All-Digital version), and Xbox One X. This isn’t something new for the tech large, although – it truly stopped manufacturing the Xbox One X and Xbox One S All-Digital version in July of 2020. Nevertheless, the Xbox One era is formally carried out now that The Verge has realized that Microsoft stopped making Xbox One S consoles, the final of that era nonetheless being manufactured, on the finish of 2020.
“To give attention to the manufacturing of the Xbox Sequence X/S, we stopped manufacturing for all Xbox One consoles by the top of 2020,” senior director of Xbox console product advertising and marketing, Cindy Walker, advised The Verge.
This information comes only a day after a brand new Bloomberg write-up revealed that Sony is reportedly doing the precise reverse with its PlayStation 4 console, ramping up manufacturing of one other 1 million items in 2022 to deal with the continuing PlayStation 5 scarcity.
After all, Microsoft’s information at present doesn’t imply discovering an Xbox One or certainly one of its many variants shall be inconceivable as there are nonetheless loads on the market on cabinets. Nevertheless, with information that these consoles are not being produced, we wouldn’t stunned in the event that they began flying off the cabinets as that’s what usually occurs when the collector market hears of manufacturing on one thing ending. For instance, attempt discovering a Nintendo 3DS accessible to buy at MSRP at present – good luck.
It’s not stunning that Microsoft is honing in its give attention to its new-gen of consoles – the Xbox Sequence X and Sequence S – particularly in mild of business experiences that reveal the continuing chip scarcity that makes shopping for new-gen consoles so tough in the meanwhile may final till 2023.
[Source: The Verge]
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