Microsoft Announces August Release Date for Xbox One S

Microsoft Xbox One S

After unveiling it at E3 in June, Microsoft has announces the official release date for the Xbox One successor: the slimmer Xbox One S.

Following the current Xbox, the new installment of the Xbox comes with a fresh white colorway and is touted as the "smallest Xbox yet". It will feature 4K Ultra HD video and HDR support, as well as a built-in power supply, accessible USB ports on the front, an IR blaster, a vertical stand and a slightly modified controller.

The Xbox One S drops August 2, with a special 2TB launch edition for $399 USD. Order yours now at Amazon.