Xbox One manufacturing discontinued, Microsoft confirms
Microsoft has actually ended production of all Xbox One consoles, according to a report from The Brink, to “focus on production of Xbox Series X / S,” the business stated in a declaration Thursday. That choice, Microsoft states, goes back to 2020.
As reported by The Brink, Microsoft had actually currently ceased the Xbox One X and digital Xbox One S ahead of the launch of Xbox Series X and Series S in November 2020. Ends up that Microsoft likewise ended production of the basic Xbox One S that exact same year.
Head of Xbox Phil Spencer just recently stated in a New york city Times interview that his business’s current-generation consoles, Xbox Series X and Series S, are offering faster than any previous generation of Xbox. And while the more costly Xbox Series X is typically still difficult to discover due to high need, the cheaper Xbox Series S (at $299.99) remains in stock at U.S. sellers like Amazon and GameStop.
Microsoft’s verification that it had actually ceased the Xbox One platform-wide comes quickly after a report from Bloomberg that stated that competing Sony will continue to make the PlayStation 4 this year, as PlayStation 5 supply stays limited. Bloomberg reported that Sony had actually initially prepared to end production of its last-gen PlayStation in 2021, however will make another countless them in 2022.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.