Xbox Series X with a Minimum Load Time of 11 Seconds Proved to be the Fastest Console

Xbox Series X delivers constant frame rates.

Xbox Series X

XBOX Series X has finally made its way to the gaming console market after a long wait and we have already seen a lot of review videos from reviewers on YouTube. The newly launched gaming console comes with an array of high-end specifications that makes it one of the powerful machines currently available for pre-orders in the international market.

It comes with AMD’s Zen 2 CPU clubbed with RDNA 2 GPU outputting 12 TFLOPs and fast solid-state drives. The company is touting the console as one of the powerful XBOX ever. In the latest report, Gamespot covered the performance of the XBOX Series X and gets us some interesting facts.

According to the report, they have covered other aspects like performance, backward compatibility, load time, and Quick Resume. According to the report, the load time and Quick Resume feature have convinced them that the next gen-console is more advance than the previous one.

Folks at Gamespot tested the XBOX Series X to note the exact load times of big gamed like as Red Dead Redemption 2 and Control and compare it with the XBOX One X. They have also tested Quick Resume feature of the console. Here’s a list of the games with backward compatibility, which member of Gamespot has played to test the console.

  • The Outer Worlds
  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Halo 5: Guardians
  • Yakuza 0
  • Yakuza Kiwami 2
  • Nier: Automata
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps
  • Monster Hunter World
  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
  • State of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition

The report claims that the gameplay seems to be smooth, but they haven’t noticed any unexpected or drastic changes compared with the XBOX One X. The games are running on 60FPS frame rates with a few compromises with the graphic settings, but never witnessed any frame drop on the new console.

Folks at Gamespot used the LG BX Series 4K HDR OLED TV with HDMI 2.1, which offers 120Hz refresh rate for the testing. The report added that only a few games like Ori and the Will of the Wisps make the full use of the 120FPS.

XBOX Series X Load Time vs  XBOX One X

Game Xbox Series X Load Time Xbox One X Load Time
Red Dead Redemption 2 38 seconds 2 minutes, 8 seconds
Control 10 seconds 58 seconds
Final Fantasy XV 13 seconds 1 minute, 11 seconds
The Outer Worlds 11 seconds 43 seconds


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