Microsoft's Project Scorpio specs revealed: Custom AMD Jaguar Inside

Discussion created by black_zion on Apr 6, 2017,34081.html


Console Specs

Project ScorpioPlayStation 4 Pro
CPUEight custom x86 cores (2.3GHz)Eight x86-64 AMD Jaguar cores (2.1GHz)
GPU6 Tflops, 40 customized AMD Radeon compute units (1,172MHz)4.2 Tflops, 36 improved AMD Radeon GCN compute units (911MHz)
Memory Bandwidth326GBps218 GBps
Storage1 TB (2.5")1 TB (2.5")
Optical Drive4K UHD Blu-rayBlu-ray

6TLOPS of power puts it slightly more powerful than the RX480. Given the way consoles run, I can see it capable of UHD or 4K at 30FPS.

Scorpio's heart lies in its CPU, which no longer sports AMD's Jaguar cores and instead uses eight custom x86 cores with a 2.3GHz clock speed. Some believed the new AMD Ryzen CPUs might power the Scorpio, but the report suggests that these custom cores are still based on Jaguar.