Shoppers are constantly inundated with marketing campaigns for the newest and coolest gaming system. This year’s high-prized item is the Xbox One. While the spec sheet on this unit is quite impressive for the most seasoned gamer, here are the reasons why the average shopper and social gamer should gobble up Microsoft’s newest sensation.
It’s a digital family-life system. The Xbox One is not just a gaming system, it’s a media brain. It sits at the heart of everything digital in your family home. It’s user interface can control music, tv, movie-streaming, social media, Skype, Blu-Ray, and much much more. Ports galore! The box itself provides ethernet, power, S/PDIF, USB 3.0, Kinect, HDMI out and HDMI-in (Feeding Cable or Internet to the system!) The Xbox One accommodates all of your connectivity needs in the modern digital home.
It’s visually stimulating, as well as completely interactive. The Xbox One provides crisp and clear picture no matter what function of the device you are utilizing. Snap is a new feature that lets you view dual screens. Play your favorite game on one screen while updating your social pages on another!
The new and improved Kinect allows the user to navigate through pages via both movement and voice commands. The game controller is no longer mandatory for operation. Wave your hands or politely ask Xbox One to find a game and you’ll be racing in Forza Motor Sport or shaking your groove thang in Just Dance 4 in a matter of moments.
It’s familiar and mom can use it. Beyond the performance specs of the Xbox One, it’s 500 GB hard drive, AMD processor, and speed, it has an organized and manageable home page. Similar to the tiled look of Windows 8, the Xbox One’s main selection page allows you to easily flip through apps, games, TV shows, favorites lists, music, and more without confusing or frustrating even the most novice tech user.
It’s just good fun. The Xbox One brings together family and friends, allowing each person to utilize the system as they want. Mom can catch up on her Netflix queue, after dad finishes watching the big game on streaming ESPN applications. Son and daughter can collaborate on educational games or spend time with friends singing Glee Karaoke or rocking out to Guitar Hero. This system extends generations and encourages self expression and use in new interactive form. Test out the new structure at your local gaming store and bring home the experience to your family.