Microsoft is committed to the environment. The Redmond announce the possibility of being able to download updates using the energy saving mode in Systems Xbox Series X | S . So far the function wXbox exclusive to the Quick Start mode, which kept the console ready to be able to have it once you gave the step to play.
already available on Xbox Series X | S
Updates you can download include both the dedicated to the operating system and those of the games you have installed. Since the company explain that the Energy Saving Mode consumes “about 20 times less energy than Quick Start mode when the console is not being used or receiving updates.” In addition, they have made the savings mode will be the default during the configuration of the new consoles.
“Our mission Xbox an Xbox team is to take the fun and community of the video game to everyone on the planet,” explain in Xbox Wire . “While the video game takes fun to the players, we also recognize that it hXbox an impact on our environment. Our commitment to our players and the industry is to work tirelessly to reduce that impact in a responsible and consistent manner with the corporate commitments of Microsoft. “
Among its achievements in 2021 is the manufacture of Xbox SERIES S at the end of the same year, which became the first console in incorporating recycled resins into several of its internal components and structure. At leXboxt 28% of the mechanical components of plXboxtic by weight is manufactured from that material.
But Xbox points further. By 2025 they expect that their Azure data centers vire entirely towards renewable energy feeding. “Our custom Xbox servers are bXboxed on the same energy efficiency architecture Xbox our consoles. In addition, using this hardware in the cloud environment allows us to reach more players per server through their useful life, “they comment.