website statistics

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (Rate This)
Loading...

It was only two weeks ago when an Xbox 720 logo was spotted in the film Real Steel, adding more fuel to the speculation that Microsoft may unveil the Xbox 360 successor next year at E3 2012 and it was further teased by some recent LinkedIn profiles of Microsoft employees that vaguely revealed specific positions in relation to next-gen Xbox development. Multiple sources across the industry, from processor chip manufacturers to middleware firms, have told Develop they expect the console to be fully unveiled at E3 2013 and the collection of data points to a 2013 launch for the system across all main regions, though early 2014 remains a possibility.Also there have been various signs that indicate that an Xbox 720 is in the works and Microsoft stating that the Xbox 360 is considered the Xbox 720 to them…………………….

 

A new report suggests that the next Xbox will be unveiled at E3 2013 with a planned holiday release later that year and there have been a whole lot of rumors regarding the debut of the next Xbox (lovingly referred to as the Xbox 720 by everyone but Microsoft), as well as the PlayStation 4. A new report coming out of Develop claims that a date has been tentatively planned by Microsoft and if the report is accurate, the next Xbox will be unveiled at E3 2013 with a planned launch window of that holiday season or early 2014. The Xbox 360 debuted in November 2005 and Microsoft has said that it has a ten year plan for their console. A 2013 release would make for an eight year gap and a new console release doesn’t mean that support for the Xbox 360 will immediately stop. If the console is released in late 2013, it will likely be at least two years before the Xbox 360 comes close to ending its support and the release date also fits with some of the rumors we have been hearing regarding several Xbox-exclusive developers. And if the Xbox 720 is coming in 2013, the PlayStation 4 can’t be far behind, the year lead that Sony gave to Microsoft has proven to be a massive advantage. Originally most assumed that the next Xbox would be released in 2015, but evidence has been mounting that the console will be revealed much sooner than that. The next batch of rumors put both the next Xbox and the PS4 in 2014, then the reports seemed to suggest that both the next Xbox and the PS4 would hit in 2012. A new series of job placement ads on LinkedIn seem to confirm that work is moving ahead at full steam, but 2013 seems like a more realistic target. The likely reasoning behind the faster development cycle is the Wii U, which is due sometime in 2012. The Wii U will not be as powerful as what most are expecting with the next Xbox and the PS4, but it will be a significant increase over the Xbox 360 and PS3, not to mention the current Wii.

 

Further Developments:

  • Develop understands that Lionhead is working on a project internally named Fable Next, which will launch on the new console.
  • Epic Games’ new Unreal Engine would likely be available sooner than the 2014 date recently given by studio founder Tim Sweeney.
  • One source still insists that an EA studio already has rudimentary Xbox console technology on desks and EA has flatly denied the claim.

 

Thanks

Buy Cheapest Related Product From Amazon.com


LG 42PW350 42-Inch 720p 600Hz Active 3D Plasma HDTV

Sony Music Unlimited Available For Android Tablets
You can also press the left/right arrow key on your keyboard to go to previous/next post
  On October 21, 2011(4 years, 8 months ago.)

You May Also Like:

What Do You Think?

Leave a Reply




Loading Facebook Comments ...

FTC Disclosure: Some of the links of this website are "affiliate links." This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission.


Recent Search

Recent Tutorials

Perhaps, you are new Apple user and you might have no idea how to change name of your iPhone. Check out this tutorial to change the name.
Check out this tutorial to lock Android phone using PIN code, Password or Pattern. Following the easy steps, you can secure your smartphone.
If you could not figure out yet, how to save and send GIF from your iPhone, then this tutorial is just for you.
Google released 'Ambient Display' feature with Android 5.x Lollipop. Check the tutorial to know how to turn off Android’s Ambient Display .
Have you recently got your 3D Touch iPhone 6s and struggling to delete apps? Go through the tutorial to learn how to delete or move the apps.
Just read this tutorial by yourself and from now on, we will show you, how you can make your iOS device read text loudly for you.
If you're still struggling to take selfie on iPhone then check it out to know how to take photos from far using iPhone's headset as a remote.
Even if your iPhone is locked, people can reply from the lock screen. Check out, how to turn off the quick reply message from locked screen.
Have you forgot Apple ID password or having trouble signing in? Check out this tutorial to reset the password.
Even if iPhone is muted, still Siri's voice is loudly chime. Now you can change the setting to silence Siri using your iPhone's mute switch.
Close You Have To Login
User:
Pass:
Login With »Login With TwitterLogin With Facebook