Next-generation Xbox controller packaging mentions Xbox Series S compatibility

Announcement rumored for sometime in August.

Images of a white next-generation Xbox controller appeared online today, complete with packaging that mentions compatibility with both Xbox Series X and the unannounced Xbox Series S.

The images were first posted online by Twitter user @TinyRakan:

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

The Verge then followed up with its own images of the controller and packaging, which it claims it was able to confirm are genuine:

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Next-Gen Xbox Controller

Xbox Series S is rumored to be Microsoft’s cheapter next-generation alternative to Xbox Series X. According to The Verge, the console is expected to include 7.5 gigbytes of usable RAM, around four teraflops of GPU performance, and the same CPU found in Xbox Series X. According to previous reports by Eurogamer and VentureBeat reporter Jeff Grubb, it will be unveiled sometime in August.

Xbox Series X is due out this holiday.

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