It’s Official: Xbox One Launches On November 22nd In 13 Markets

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Today Major Nelson announced that Xbox One will be available on Friday November 22, 2013 in all 13 initial launch markets – Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, UK, and USA. Many more markets will follow in 2014. Xbox One will cost $499 in US and will come with a Xbox One wireless controller, chat headset and a Kinect camera.

Also Microsoft announced a 10 percent CPU clock speed increase from 1.6GHZ to 1.75GHZ. Yusuf Mehdi of Microsoft told in the video that “It means that the processing power to make those games that we’ve been showing off at Gamescom that already look great will look even better,”.

FYI, Sony has planned for PS4’s launch on November 13th. It is going to be a great fight between the gaming titans this holiday season.

Source: Major Nelson

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  • Yuan Taizong

    I really hope they’ll improve the specs before the launch.

    • koenshaku

      You wish they have been already in production for months, which is why I surmise need to download an update to disable always online DRM out of the box.

  • Wupideedoo

    Sony’s machine comes out November 15th.