MICROSOFT’S NEW GAMING CONSOLE:THE XBOX ONE

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Earlier,Microsoft unveiled its newest gaming console, the Xbox One[totally un-expected,nothing like the rumours] with a hand full of mouth-watering features. But sadly,it won’t play Xbox 360 games.Why?
It’s because the new gaming system has a different chip architecture — Advanced Micro Devices’ x86[AMD X86] instead of IBM’s PowerPC. Therefore, the Xbox One won’t have native compatibility with 360 games. It’s unclear at this time whether Microsoft will create a solution for that like maybe an upgrade patch of some kind or something similar,making some of the more popular games compatible or allowing users to access older titles through a cloud-streaming system. But it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen right now. Continue reading