Seagate, the America data storage company, at E3 2018 unveiled
the new SSD for Xbox One consoles. If you own hundreds of
digital games on your Xbox One, Seagate’s external drive is
essential for you. Seagate already has a line of hard drives
designed for Xbox on the market, and the company has unveiled a
new range of game drives for Xbox.
At E3 2018, Seagate announced a brand new SSD that’s been
designed exclusively for Xbox One. The SSD is available in 2TB,
1TB and 500GB storage. You’ll be able to store up to 500 games
in 2TB Seagate Game Drive for Xbox One, including the
achievements and other data.
Seagate has also improved the read and write speeds, and of
course, the performance is better than the standard drive since
it’s designed for a gaming console. You will not notice any
lags or crashes while playing the games stored on the external
hard drive. It feels as if your games are playing from the
internal hard drive itself, thanks to the improved read and
The game drive costs a bit more than the standard
hard drive, but it’s not surprising given that Seagate’s SSD
for Xbox One will offer an unbeatable performance.
Pricing and availability
Seagate plans to launch the new range of SSD for Xbox One in
the US, later this summer. The 2TB variant is priced at $600,
the 1TB and 500GB storage variants will cost $300 and
Microsoft at E3 2018
E3 2018 is going particularly busy for Microsoft, as
the company will be expanding the first-party development
again. Microsoft’s briefing at E3 2018 is going to be
as frantic as ever.
You can expect an episode of Inside Xbox from the show floor,
Xbox experience at Microsoft Theater, and new games.
You’ll be able to watch the Xbox E3 2018 briefing on
Sunday, June 10.
“During the Xbox E3 2018 Briefing, you’ll have a chance to
check out everything from in-depth looks at
previously-announced games to trailers for our unannounced
titles coming in 2018 and beyond,” the company said.
It sounds like Microsoft will be bringing a lot of stuff to E3
2018, and we may learn more about the company’s future plans
for its gaming business at this year’s E3.