Microsoft to introduce Xbox set-top box - report

Monday 26 November 2012 | 09:08 CET | News
Microsoft has plans to introduce a low-cost alternative to its Xbox console designed to provide access to core entertainment services, according to The Verge. The set-top box is part of a two-SKU (stock keeping unit) strategy for Microsoft's new Xbox hardware, which will be unveiled in 2013. The device will run on the core components of Windows 8 and support casual gaming titles rather than full Xbox games typically found on a dedicated console. In addition, Microsoft will use a chipset to enable an 'always-on device' that boots up quickly and resumes to provide near-instant access to TV and

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