Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition Gives a Nod to the Console’s History

Consumers around the world now finally have their hands on Microsoft’s latest console, Xbox One X which promises to deliver 4K gaming without any problem. While supplies of the console is limited at the time of the launch, several consumers already have their hands on the latest console around the world in form of the console’s ‘Project Scorpio Edition’.

While the console’s main draw is its unique design which is influenced by original Xbox console that was released back in 2001. Interestingly, the Xbox One X Project Scorpio edition also showcases the console’s history with a string of numbers. While the number “0105101317” might not seem much, it references the launch of previous products throughout the brand’s lifetime.

For instance, if you break down the numbers into two digit segments, then it will refer to the original Xbox launch back in 2001. The Xbox was followed by Xbox 360 in 2005 and so on.

Microsoft has included several nods to the console’s history in the latest addition. For instance, few weeks earlier, the console’s breakdown revealed that Xbox One X’s circuit box contains Master Chief riding a scorpion which pointed at the console’s codename as well as the title that made Xbox so popular since its release back in 2001.

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