For years, Microsoft chased an elusive dream. The Xbox was always meant to be a Trojan horse, the company said, a machine that enticed gamers in with titles like Halo before gradually convincing everyone else of the wisdom behind having a fairly powerful internet-connected computer sitting beneath their television screens. The company tried to straddle a line between attracting core gamers and a broader public, all the while expanding the entertainment options of its machines so that they less resembled dedicated gaming devices and looked more like the nerve center for an entertainment system. With Xbox Scorpio, it’s trying something different.
[Source: forbes.com ]