Microsoft could unveil the Xbox Series S in August
The rumored cheaper version of the Xbox Series X could be announced soon, reports say.
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While Microsoft's cheaper Lockhart console has yet to be confirmed by the company, the Xbox Series X is slated to launch in holiday 2020. The price is still unknown, but it's estimated to be around $500. It'll run on an 8-core AMD Ryzen Zen 2-architecture CPU with an AMD Navi/RDNA 2-family GPU.
Microsoft didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.