More markets are set to follow in 2014
Microsoft already shared its list of Xbox One launch titles, so all that's left is a date to mark on our calendars. Well, now we have it: Xbox One is officially set to launch in 13 markets on November 22.
Xbox One will initially be available in Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, UK, and USA. You can reserve a $499 Day One Edition now, and more markets will follow in 2014.
For those interested in more specifics, Microsoft also announced that the development team increased the CPU from 1.6GHZ to 1.75GHZ, boosting CPU performance by about 10%. This comes in addition to the previously announced 6% increase for the GPU.