Scorpio Specs Revealed

Posted on Apr 6 2017 - 5:31pm by Jordan Cundiff

After being talked about for almost a year now, Microsoft has provided some solid details regarding the specs of the upcoming Project Scorpio.

Microsoft revealed to Digital Foundry that while the Scorpio does not have an exact name or price, it does have the hardware specifications down; and it won’t just be an update to the Xbox One.

Specifications are below:

  • CPU: Eight custom x86 cores
  • GPU: 6 teraflops
  • RAM: 12GB GDDR5
  • Memory bandwidth: 326GB/s
  • Vapour-chamber cooling
  • 1TB Hard Drive

According to stress testing version of Forza 6, the console ran at 4k/60 fps, using only 60-70% of the system’s power.

While price, release date, and actual name have yet to be announced, we can expect to hear more at E3 2017.