Microsoft Xbox One Review

Leo Laporte reviews the Microsoft Xbox One on Before You Buy episode #98.

Description: XBox One is the newest console from Microsoft, featuring background updating, multimedia, and video gaming.

  • Excellent home theater capabilities including play from PC, Netflix, YouTube, Amazon, and Hulu Plus
  • Much improved Kinect with voice and face recognition
  • Great controller even better
  • SmartGlass second screen apps on ALL platforms
  • Very quiet operation
  • Blu-ray player
  • Few games so far - no backward compatibility
  • $500

Price: $499.99

Verdict: Buy!