Xbox Series X full preview: the games, the UI, 120Hz, everything!

15.10.2020 г.
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Jeff Bakalar has spent three weeks with an Xbox Series X and is here with full impressions of the preview console and its very first optimized games with support for 120Hz, like Dirt 5 and Gears 5. Impressive backwards compatibility performance and Quick Resume are still the console's initial standout features, but does that warrant a day-one purchase? Stay tuned for a full review of the final hardware in the coming weeks.
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  • When a 4k tv has a 60hz with a 100 motion is that ok for xboxone x series

    Michael WoodMichael Woodпреди 3 дни
  • My quick resume doesn't work? Like what am I doing wrong its not working on any game

    Callum O'connorCallum O'connorпреди 15 дни
  • You NEVER buy day 1 consoles. If you do, you’re just flat out stupid.

    Skibbity BopSkibbity Bopпреди 16 дни
  • do you get an online browser like Chrome or IExplorer on the Series X/PS5

    AdiDaslerAdiDaslerпреди 16 дни
  • Actully at beginning xbox changed xbox one user experience alike to the xbox series s|x So xbox one users wont be left behind not having the chance to feel the user experience as on the xbox series x. Thanks for xbox for doing that which means alot to xbox one players

    Ali MasoudAli Masoudпреди 18 дни
  • is there a web browser?

    Chris GChris Gпреди 19 дни
  • 4k TV , 4K game console , NMS xbox one x version , yeah baby . . . . two more days !!!!!! then will see how far i can push the games quality vs performance vs fps : )

    tejastejasпреди 21 ден
  • Interested in one but my concern would be storage. Seems expensive for 1TB. It’s good you can load older games off an external drive but obviously you won’t get the same speed benefits. Shame you can’t use an external SSD. You can get a 1TB external SSD for almost $100 less.

    davva360davva360преди 23 дни
  • Is Xbox series x worth it if I only have a 1080p tv

    Allan FordAllan Fordпреди 24 дни
  • Thats all they got ! a stinking quick resume button that's half broken ... stick to my PC I think

    Dave LeeDave Leeпреди 24 дни
  • I'm buying the Series X off ebay friday. I already have the Series S with my deposit at gamestop preordered. So I will have both machines. I already own the One X and OG XB1

    PorscheGT1PorscheGT1преди 25 дни
  • I really don't like the look of the PS5, It's sort of looks like a open folder with the zipper going around.. Xbox series x is smaller with a simple shape that is easier to fit into my setup :)

    BecksBolero17BecksBolero17преди 26 дни
  • Quick Resume is a killer feature because it kills possibility to revert some mistakes you made in a game by resetting the game.

    Al PistonAl Pistonпреди 27 дни
  • Can you surf the internet on it we were looking in to get another gaming desktop from dell PC

    Travis BatesTravis Batesпреди 28 дни
  • No good graphics .... ps5 all the way!!! 😁

    thor bampougiasthor bampougiasпреди 28 дни
  • Grafiksel açıdan hem ps5 hemde series x bi önceki konsolları olan ps4 ve xbox one konsollarından kağıt üzerinde farklar var ama tv de karşılaştırdığnızda 4 konsolunda grafiksel açıdan sadece renk ve çözünürlük dışında bir fark olmadığına şahit olacaksınız,,,,bu millet realistik FilmPlay deneyim bekliyor cilalanmış konsolları değil...saygılar UZMAN GRAFİK CERRAHI.

    Realistik GrafikRealistik Grafikпреди 28 дни
  • I'd want one plz plz plz with cheese

    frankcisco Velazquezfrankcisco Velazquezпреди 28 дни
  • Can't wait

    Roy JonesRoy Jonesпреди 29 дни
  • I mean it wouldn't rev up because it doesn't have a hard disk drive. There's nothing to spin to load anything. On top of that if you got your game downloaded the disk drive isn't going to do anything either. I mean it could be fans but we've gotten pretty good at making those quiet as well and that may be due to the form factor of the Xbox series x. Should the cooling be more efficient it would make sense

    Ethereal Blue Night SkyEthereal Blue Night Skyпреди 29 дни
  • Fantastic video mate. Cant wait to own both consoles. PS5 for Demon's Souls and other exclusives and everything else on Xbox. I've enjoyed both platforms ever since their respective launches back in the day. This generation has me drooling

    Ryan HRyan Hпреди 29 дни
  • I spent over two thousand dollars to buy LG OLED display back in 2018 along a PS4 pro and my LG OLED tv can’t match the new 120h refresh rate consoles 😑🤦🏻‍♂️

    MomoMomoпреди 29 дни
  • Console a scam buy or invest in a PC. Paying 500 for a console then gold then having to buy extra storage after 4 months for 200 lol then 70 per game so you buy 2 next gen games that's 140 lol PC is deffo cheaper

    MoeMoeпреди месец
  • what is the name of the game 4m ahead, little blue puppy?

    Evandro SantosEvandro Santosпреди месец
  • I’m probably going to switch to Xbox this gen. I think the console form factor, graphical power and Gamepass have won me over

    scaredypickerscaredypickerпреди месец
  • So you have to pay 220 bucks for backwards compatibility wow

    ZodusX3ZodusX3преди месец
  • One of the best reviews I've seen so far for this console

    Liam MillerLiam Millerпреди месец
  • How is there screen tearing with VRR between the console and the fancy CX?

    Brian ToddBrian Toddпреди месец
  • The crazy part is how people don't even realize or care how. They made it easier to hack and get your ip or info by having it connected to your cell phone. They just care about the graphics that are the same as Xbox 1. So Imagen your in the middle of playing a game and someone turns your controller off or the famous battery drain. Yet people are still going to pay every month a 10.99 fee to have the service

    Jay DeeJay Deeпреди месец
  • Xbox still doesn't have a bigger LED lighting display on its body or the controller🤦🏽‍♂️ They are alway behind Sony.

    Oh. GeneOh. Geneпреди месец
  • Giant Bombs own Jerf Bakcalara?!

    00ABBITT0000ABBITT00преди месец
  • Please see if Xbox Series X will have region free 4K blu-ray player

    Ethan ManningEthan Manningпреди месец
  • Okay, i'm still excited. Now just tell me where I can pre-order one! 😋

    midevil1980midevil1980преди месец
  • Yea! Buy a new Xbox series X just so you can play OLD GAMES...... TRASH 🗑Let's put out a console WITH NO GAMES. I have been an Xbox fan since the first system. I never liked PlayStation. But its official. Goodbye Microsoft. Hello Sony.

    Nathan T.Nathan T.преди месец
  • Halo 5 is not series x optimized?

    djb presentsdjb presentsпреди месец
  • ...and I can't work for the next gen games that don't work.

    Glenn ThompsonGlenn Thompsonпреди месец
  • Dear Microsoft, This is your answer to the PS5 which has Liquid Metal, giant heat sink, 120mm Fan, design to an expert level... And you come out with this Toy like Box? Hahaha

    Cel Mare MiyamotoCel Mare Miyamotoпреди месец
  • Will it run skyrim

    RyanRyanпреди месец
  • This system is so ugly

    Branden FrazierBranden Frazierпреди месец
  • Mostly because most of the few games I play.. actually won't be compatible with the series x

  • We'll because I still have the original xbox one 500g If I ever do get another xbox it I'll probably be the one x

  • Good Mourning. Great video!

    David H.David H.преди месец
  • I'm trying to find out the length of the HDMI 2.1 cable I presume 1.5m? Don't want to buy one if the one in the box will reach. Any help appreciated.

    Ashley ParkesAshley Parkesпреди месец
  • Randomly bought one of those newer LG TV's, happy I did since not many seem to fully support series x

    Thomas JarvisThomas Jarvisпреди месец
  • I really don't like that they made the xbox logo to stand up

    18matts18mattsпреди месец
  • Barely feels like a next gen console. No new next gen games or exclusives. Just a stronger xbox one x

    Cam WCam Wпреди месец
  • Its a shame to not be able to pre-order at the moment

    Doubleaa500Doubleaa500преди месец
  • That hame didn’t look very good. Was it just me?

    First 2 FireFirst 2 Fireпреди месец
  • Who is hear after the ps5 unboxing..hmm..about 370k less people by the look of it ... Xbox who?

    Paul sPaul sпреди месец
  • Wow so all Xbox fans are getting on day 1 are optimizations for current games? Im still Getting it cause of its Backwards compatibility, but i am shock that Sony already has a Few Games already announce like Spiderman Miles Morales and Spiderman Remastered(With a new faced Peter Parker? Also Assassin Creed Valhala, Rachet and Clank and a few other games. Im Sure xbox will comeout with something such as a New Killer instinct Lol

    Tony Anthony Iron ManTony Anthony Iron Manпреди месец
  • Layout of the old ui is terrible. More of the same.

    Warlock MWarlock Mпреди месец
  • Where can I get that t shirt?

    Eric VEric Vпреди месец
  • Can talk xbox one with xbox series?

    עידו ואקניןעידו ואקניןпреди месец
  • When we will be able to see a 360 disc been played on the series X?

    Gabriel RamirezGabriel Ramirezпреди месец
  • Im getting a series x and my son loves no disc so ill get him the series s

    jerryholbrook13jerryholbrook13преди месец
  • Xbox series x very very beautiful desine ps5

    Sahar AkhavanSahar Akhavanпреди месец
  • Wow nothing to play exvept all the games you have already played but slightly better...errrm think i will stick with ps5's actual next gen games

    terry raggersterry raggersпреди месец
  • How is the XSX going to rev up if there are no next gen games out yet, if it was reviving up on these X1 games then I would be worried, I’m just saying

    Jose GuzmanJose Guzmanпреди месец
    • And Cyperpunk is delayed until Dec. 10....😔

      7easton77easton7преди месец
  • The graphics look terrible for this game. Watched on 2160px

    finalPatternfinalPatternпреди месец
  • "Is it worth getting day one? I don't know " meanwhile it's sold out everywhere and I still haven't gotten one yet... 🤪🤪🤪 lmfao

    Agravier Thymaster LibertineAgravier Thymaster Libertineпреди месец
    • I got one yesterday at a target that was a epic moment

      Pop Me 64Pop Me 64преди 6 дни
    • Just make sure you have money ready and keep an eye out every day

      Big PunBig Punпреди 27 дни
  • "But would I buy a brand new TV, just for an Xbox Series X?" Yes, yes I would :D Buying the new console and not having a TV to support its full functionality, is the same as buying an mid/high end RTX graphics card and having a 1080p 60hz monitor. Does not make sense. Furthermore, you legitimize that game developers don't have to actually make future games catering to these improvements, because why...most people will not have a TV to support it....

    Yousuf QureshiYousuf Qureshiпреди месец
  • 2:45 share button unnecessary. Looks like a cheesy turbo function on a cheesy controller smh

    TheCriticalMassOfTheFallacyTheCriticalMassOfTheFallacyпреди месец
  • *PUFF PUFF* Yeah man, dude.. *PUFF PUFF*

    Clarence BoddickerClarence Boddickerпреди месец
  • Just passing thur question do i have to go to the store to get game card and for how much... ps i have x box 360. i have. the fronz the first game. can i play that game.

    Cashmere FunkCashmere Funkпреди месец
  • So you just said you played dirt 5 at 4k120 and its awesome then less than 2 mins later said that it only runs 1440p at 120. So which is it??

    • @Thomas Nance im mean be honest. If you went out n spent 2-3 grand on a new tv for the console for. 4k120 gaming get ur console thwn find out that the majority of ur games are only actually gona run at 1440p120 how pissed off are you gona be knowing that you would have gotten the exact same performace out of ur old tv? Hdmi2.0 is more than cspable of doing 4k60 1080p120 1440p120 so why have we been told and convinced that we need hdmi2.1 for4k120 gaming whwn for the most part their isnt even gona be 4k120 gaming?

      TOP BANANATOP BANANAпреди месец
    • @Thomas Nance if its only a case by case basis then fine but that just proves that there are probably only ever gona be a handfulof games that are actually programmed and optimized for 120fps on console. So there was no need to tell everyone they need the latest lgcx or samsung q90i withhdmi2.1 for 4k120 gaming because 95% of the games that come out arr only gona be running 4k60. You dont need hdmi2.1 torun 1440p120 hdmi2.0 will be more than capable of doing that. So basicly ita gona be a standard of 4k60 with a couple of tech demos and stuff to show off what the console COULD POTENTIALLY do when pushed tothe max. So again takes me backto my point thatpeople have been upsold technology they dont even need and been lied too.

      TOP BANANATOP BANANAпреди месец
    • @Thomas Nance im wanting what was sold to us from the begining. Im wanting hard proof that the machine can do what Microsoft say it can do. I want to see games running in 4k120 on the new xbox series x. Not on pc, not running at 1440p, not randoms online saying but it will. If it will then why hasnt it been shown? If it can do it then prove it with gameplay showing off the console running at max cspacity and show us exactly what it is capable of. Im not just being a fan boy and trying to cuase a fight i will be buying both consoles anyway most likely the xbox first due to the value that game pass offers. I just want some hard evidence and proof that the machine can do what Microsoft claims it can.

      TOP BANANATOP BANANAпреди месец
    • I'm not sure what your really wanting. The series x will be the most powerful console come nov.10th. It'll do 4k 120hz. Its all in how the developers choose to optimize they're games.for instance watch dogs legions run at 30 fps 4k 60hz.

      Thomas NanceThomas Nanceпреди месец
    • Just gotta remember its a game by game basis. Dirt 4k 60hz 1440 120 hz Halo collection 4k 60 hz 4k 120hz They're all gonna be different. Everything will be mostly 4k 60hz If your TV does 120hz then it has to have hdmi 2.1 to take advantage of series x 120hz option. If your TV is 60hz everything will be in 4k.

      Thomas NanceThomas Nanceпреди месец
  • Do the buttons on the controller rattle whenever the controller vibrates like the xbox1 controllers? I really hate that

  • nope, a "decent pc" won't get you 4k 60fps xbox series X optimized. this is what people don't understand, u plunk down $1500 for a 2070super/2080ti gpu cpu with an intel 9700k, which is actually above "decent", and ur not gonna get 4k 30fps with raytracing ON with watchdog legions, or 4k 120fps as gears 5. or 4k 60fps in general for vast majority of games.

    P SP Sпреди месец
  • Was there no filter for Series enhancement like there is for One X enhancement? Or is that not going live until launch day? I hope they continue the trend of letting you filter that way in your library.

    Brock HatfieldBrock Hatfieldпреди месец
  • Trash box

    KingJaffeJoeKingJaffeJoeпреди месец
  • Right now I'm getting 120hz at 1440p on my one X so is it worth upgrading just to do 4k at 60 fps? Are we buying a console with significantly better graphics or are we being sold hype?

    AJ121401 JJAJ121401 JJпреди месец
  • I like the size too, I actually like it more than PS5. A black box that sorta looks mysterious and elegant. I really don’t care how big these are since I don’t carry them around.

    J.Q. TianJ.Q. Tianпреди месец
  • XBOX

    katy shzkaty shzпреди месец
  • Nice hat Jerf.

    Colin VitaleColin Vitaleпреди месец
  • Jimmy kimmel jr

    Eddie LopezEddie Lopezпреди месец
  • Xbox controllers just don’t do it for me

    Kiezo RFCKiezo RFCпреди месец
  • I’m getting both Xbox for the kids and ps5 for me never really been a fan of Xbox but that quick resume feature is a brilliant feature

    Kiezo RFCKiezo RFCпреди месец
  • I have a 1080P 144hz monitor is it still worth it to get the new Xbox ??

    TbhidekTbhidekпреди месец
  • Wait so you can’t use an old Extra Tb hard drive that was compatible with the Original Xbox as well as the Xbox one x and the S

    TbhidekTbhidekпреди месец
    • You can only use your older external drive for back compatible games. Can't use it for series x only games

      Steve AfanadorSteve Afanadorпреди месец
  • How about LG C9!!! is it good TV!!!

    Ahmad MelhemAhmad Melhemпреди месец
  • He look like he take shrooms

    Dežzy WezzyDežzy Wezzyпреди месец
  • Anyone know what type of keyboard that is? Time code 11:47. Thanks

    Nic DulmesNic Dulmesпреди месец
  • SO, no PC features yet? The Nvidia Shield has a Browser and side loadable apps, the new consoles should really be bringing more with respect to functionality, they have the RAM and the CPU power to do anything a PC can do.

    Robert JamesRobert Jamesпреди месец
  • the compression in the intro 🤢

    Bubble Butt BoyBubble Butt Boyпреди месец
  • Is Ark: Survival Evolved on back compat? Please say so

    WhurryWhurryпреди месец
  • Why is it that my PS4 digital copy of RDR2 is 113.8 GB but yours is 121.1 GB when I thought files were going to be smaller.

    J. J.J. J.преди месец
    • what ps4 you have? base or pro? 4k file is bigger.

      JayzBeerzJayzBeerzпреди месец
  • Question, if all your games are on physical discs then how does quick resume work ? Like I wouldn’t expect it to request the game disc every time you want to swap to that game, but how will it validate that you haven’t just sold on that physical disc after installing it ?

    Daniel CollinsDaniel Collinsпреди месец
    • I didn't think discs where still a thing

      Nathen BosherNathen Bosherпреди 27 дни
    • You need to install digital games i think.

      MarkosLegendMarkosLegendпреди месец
  • My guy you dont have minecraft

    Charlieboy GamingCharlieboy Gamingпреди месец
  • So I bought a 5tb storage space that uses the USB slot from a Microsoft store, Now it’ll be useless. Most triple A games are 100gbs, I like having all of my games on my Xbox so I don’t have too keep Re-downloading games. $219 for 1Tb sounds like a big rip off. I’ll just see for myself when it comes out.

    Irvin CardinalIrvin Cardinalпреди месец
  • 220 долларов за карту памяти 1Tb перебор

    New UshmudinNew Ushmudinпреди месец
  • 30 seconds to load rdr2?? I need dat

    Stephen ElderStephen Elderпреди месец
  • I just watched a metro and tomb raider demo on the series x and it looks fantastic. I can't wait to get my ps5 and look at getting a one x when prices drop even more . I might even keep my ps4 pro and vr and get the series x yet .

  • How much will Xbox live be

    Wrexham fan 13Wrexham fan 13преди месец
  • I honestly don't know why quick resume is a feature we need. I guess it's for those kids that are playing DOOM Eternal and all of a sudden their parents come home and they need to quickly switch back to MINECRAFT.

    Randy BradleyRandy Bradleyпреди месец
  • It's real why they design a big xbox. Big as my radio speakers. Lol

    Rowen RamnathRowen Ramnathпреди месец

    Phoenix1Phoenix1преди месец
  • I would like to know is it possible to do 720p 120hz?

    luk24luk24преди месец
  • Me who just got my 4K 120hz tv 😳😳

    Jake BrandJake Brandпреди месец
  • So good 👍👍👍

  • thanks for saying airbus the term jet engine has gotten super stale

    Gadgeto GudamuGadgeto Gudamuпреди месец
  • the new gen xbox systems are a waste for me at launch or on pre order at big price. all the games announced are working also on xbox one at least for now. 120 fps means u need to have a 120 hz tv otherwise it wont show at 120 fps anyway. i dont have a 120 hz tv and dont want to spend another 600$ or something for a new tv and another 600$ for the system. there is not such a big difference between 60 and 120 fps for me. the games play good anyway. loading times ? does it change much waiting a minute more or a few seconds ? not for me. we are not talking about a commodore datasette here lol... i am waiting until price drops for the new gens. my xbox one works just fine for now. btw series s is garbage to me. no drive and lower specs is a waste. im not into digital at all. cant resell your games and cant buy used also and cant use your disks you already own or any dvd movie.

    moimoiпреди месец
  • So the top feature is playing old games on a tv you havent got.....erm... is this a joke? 😂

    ShanxRCShanxRCпреди месец