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Microsoft Xbox One S

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1849 reviews of Microsoft Xbox One S. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. People really like the reliability and design. The size and usability also get good comments. There are some negative views about the connectivity.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Microsoft Xbox One S is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 99/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Jeff Bakalar (cnet.com.au)

Microsoft Xbox One S review: The Xbox One S is here, just three years too late

 

This is more like it.

The Xbox One S is a slick looking game console that's 40 percent smaller than the original and ditches the infamously gigantic power brick. It can display 4K video from streaming services and Ultra HD Blu-rays, and supports HDR contrast on video and...

4K, Ultra HD Blu-ray and HDR settings only work with newer TVs, and may require some trial and error. The updated controller feels cheaper than its predecessor. Project Scorpio, the more powerful Xbox One successor, arrives in late 2017

The Xbox One S is the console Microsoft should have delivered three years ago, but there's little reason to upgrade if you already own the original box.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Blair Hanley Frank (arnnet.com.au)

Here's how the Xbox One S stacks up to the original

 

Microsoft launched the Xbox One S earlier this month, revitalizing its current-generation console lineup with some new features. Here's how it stacks up against the previous version.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: (pcauthority.com.au)

Review: Microsoft Xbox One S

 

The 4K console war has begun. Now bring on the PlayStation 4 Neo.

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Type:AA
Number of Batteries Supported:2

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, White / Grey / Red / White

Input Device

Analog thumbsticks:Y
Buttons quantity:11
Device Type:Gamepad
Gaming control function keys:D-pad, Home, Select, Start / D-pad, Menu / D-pad, Menu, Select, Start
Gaming control technology:Analogue / Analogue / Digital
Gaming platforms supported:PC, Tablet PC, Xbox One, Xbox One S / Xbox One S
Reflex vibration:Y
Shoulder buttons:Y

Multimedia

Supported video modes:1080p / 1080p,2160p

Networking

Bluetooth:N / Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI / HDMI
Game controllers included:Gamepad
Games included:Battlefield 1 / Battlefield 1 Standard Edition / Battlefield 1: Early Enlister Deluxe Edition / FIFA 17 / Forza Horizon 3 / Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels expansion / Forza Horizon 3, GTA V / Forza Horizon 3, Hot Wheels Expansion / Gears of War 4 / Halo Wars 2: Ultimate / Middle-Earth: Shadow of War / Minecraft / Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Favorites Pack / Minecraft: Xbox One Edition Favorites Pack, Builder’s Pack, Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta / Rocket League
Headset included:Y / Yes
Manual:Y
Number of gamepads included:1
User guide:Y
Video game included:N / No / Y / Yes

Performance

Graphics processor:AMD Radeon
Internal Memory:8000 / 8192
Internal memory type:DDR3
Motion sensor:Y
Number of controllers supported (max):4
Parental control:Y / Yes
Platform:Xbox One / Xbox One S
Processor Model:AMD Jaguar

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in:Y / Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
DC-in jack: Yes
Device interface:Bluetooth / RF
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
HDMI ports quantity:2
Headphone Out:Y
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:3
Wireless Range:5.4

Storage

Built-In Optical Drive:Y / Yes
Card reader integrated:N / No
Internal storage capacity:1000 / 2000 / 500
Optical Drive Type:Blu-ray
Storage Media:HDD

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black, Red / Green / Green, Grey
Packaging content:- Xbox One S 500GB console\n- Xbox wireless controller\n- Forza Horizon 3 game download\n- Hot Wheels expansion download\n- HDMI cable (4K capable)\n- 14-days Xbox Live Gold Trial\n-\n-\n-