Boston (TheNextXbox) – When you are getting to the point where you really want to move foward to the next-generation of video games, you want to make sure that the money you are spending is going towards true futuristic technology. Well the specs have begun to leak out about just how powerful the next Xbox will be, so let us see what you think.
The specs for the next-generation successor to the Xbox 360, the Xbox 720, have begun to pop out thanks to a new set of leaks from VGLeaks.com
The story states that some of the power behind the Xbox 720 is really going to bloe you away.
For starters, the next-generation Xbox 720 is going to is going to pack an 8-core 1.6GHz chip, that also packs a 768-thread GPU. This means that you are going to end up with raw processing power that is well over 1 teraflop, pretty amazing stuff.
On top of that, it appears the console is also going ot pack 8GB DDR3 RAM, as well as 32MB of SRAM.
The optical disc drive is reportedly a Blu-ray drive, though there is no word yet is the console will support Blu-ray video playback.
Finally, the expectation is that there will be USB 3.0 ports, as well as a brand new HDMI 1.4a port.
If all of this turns out to be true, the next-generation Xbox 720 is going to be one heck of a beast.