Seagate Storage Expansion Card for Xbox Series X|S is coming to India on February 8, Seagate India has introduced. It can price Rs. 23,499, however will probably be obtainable for a promotional worth of Rs. 22,999 for the primary week: from February 8–14. Within the US, it is priced at $220 (roughly Rs. 16,250). Seagate India will provide a three-year restricted guarantee. The 1TB Storage Expansion Card will probably be offered through Amazon in India. It successfully doubles the 1TB inner SSD on the Series X and triples the Series S’ 512GB SSD. You should utilize it to not solely retailer next-gen titles, but additionally play them off the enlargement card.
Xbox Series X Evaluate: Outdated Wine Made New
Microsoft has gone for the proprietary storage enlargement route with Xbox Series S/X, and the again of the next-gen consoles have an “Expansion Slot” to, properly, slot them in. Seagate’s 1TB Storage Expansion Card is at the moment the one obtainable exterior storage possibility for Xbox Series S/X. Microsoft and Seagate collaborated to design the Storage Expansion Card — that helps it to “obtain the identical efficiency because the Xbox Velocity Structure,” Seagate stated, and “mirror the performance of the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S inner SSDs.”
When you can join any appropriate exterior HDD to the brand new Xbox machines, they’ll solely be used to retailer and play outdated video games, from Xbox One, Xbox 360, or Xbox period. For Series S/X titles, exhausting drives are like chilly storage. However Seagate’s Storage Expansion Card is quick sufficient to play Series S/X video games which can be saved on it.
Sony has opted for a friendlier enlargement possibility with PlayStation 5 that can allow you to slot in a supported inner SSD, so long as it matches the pace and efficiency of the console’s personal SSD. However the PS5’s enlargement slot is at the moment inaccessible, and Sony will solely allow it in a future software program replace. For now, the PS5’s storage can’t be expanded in any respect.
PlayStation 5 Evaluate: New Period, Half Soar
In a ready assertion, Seagate senior vice chairman Jeff Fochtman stated: “Seagate is thrilled to be a key participant in next-generation gaming. With a brand new customary in efficiency, video games will probably be extra dynamic, visually beautiful, and immersive than ever. Seagate’s Storage Expansion Card for Xbox Series X|S expertise delivers extra recreation storage at peak speeds, replicating the consoles’ inner SSD experiences. We’re proud to affix forces with Xbox and may’t wait to assist players immerse themselves within the high-fidelity expertise.”
The 1TB Seagate Storage Expansion Card for Xbox Series X|S will probably be obtainable beginning February 8 on Amazon India for Rs. 22,999. The value will go as much as Rs. 23,499 from February 15.