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Microsoft says it can still make Xbox Series X despite coronavirus concerns

  • Explode! Microsoft
  • The system-on-a-chip at the heart of the system. Microsoft
  • Overhead view. Microsoft
  • A model of the airflow "vortex" helping to cool the long rectangular Series X chassis. Microsoft
  • This image is labeled as a "vapor chamber," which we can only assume is used for cooling. Microsoft
  • The chassis used to mount the Series X boards. Microsoft

Earlier this month, when Konami announced it was delaying the launch of the TurboGrafx-16 Mini, we wondered if similar supply issues caused by coronavirus-related quarantines could impact Sony's and Microsoft's planned console launches for later in the year. In an interview with CNBC yesterday, though, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that the supply chain for its upcoming 2020 hardware, including the Xbox Series X, is looking relatively robust.

While Nadella wouldn't outright confirm that prRead More – Source