Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday January 10, 2014

Microsoft: The Days Of Single-Purpose Consoles Are Over

Why do I just know this statement, instead of being taken at face value, is just going to spark another PS4 vs. Xbox One argument.

The notion that a console would only play games is a thing of the past, Xbox director of product planning Albert Penello said this week during a CES 2014 panel in Las Vegas. "From a console perspective, the idea that a console is a single-purpose device is the past," Penello said (via Xbox Wire). "The future is a multi-tasking customer--a device that does more than just gaming at home."