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Xbox Series S

Released alongside the Xbox Series X, the Xbox Series S is Microsoft's budget option for the ninth console generation. Designed exclusively for digital gaming, the Series S can run the same games as the Series X, albeit at a potentially lower resolution and frame rate.

Original Release Date:
November 10, 2020
Hardware Versions:
Xbox Series S
Original MSRP (USD):
4.25 LBS
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A new trailer for Mortal Kombat 1 released at EVO 2023 reveals the return of classic character Reptile alongside other fighters from the series’ past.

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Cyberpunk 2077 features several lifepaths for players to choose from, but the Corpo origin story is consistently the most satisfying.

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