PS5-Xbox Scarlett: The power of two machines, strategy, the last sounds of the corridor

With about a year to go until the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett are released, gamers interested in the next generation of machines are on the lookout for any information about these new consoles. There’s a lot of new noise in the corridor that’s just been added to the discussion.

Today’s rumours about the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett come, for once, from the American journalist Jason Schreier. The ever well-informed Kotaku journalist has posted on his personal Twitter account several pieces of information he claims to have about what’s going on behind the scenes with the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett. The information is :

Microsoft is lagging far behind Sony in communicating with publishers and studios about the Xbox Scarlett. However, Jason Schreier believes that this “probably” won’t matter when the two consoles are released next fall.
Whispers suggest” that the PS5 and Xbox Scarlett have a “similar configuration” and that both machines “look VERY powerful.”
Sony’s strategy for the PS5 is to make the console as accessible as possible in terms of usability. According to Jason Schreier, this explains the emphasis on the lack of loading time.

While it’s always important to take rumours of this type with a grain of salt, the number of scoops revealed by Jason Schreier is countless. The American journalist doesn’t usually speak for nothing.

As a reminder, both the PS5 and the Xbox Scarlett are scheduled for release next fall. Check our recommended Ps5 SSD Guide