Microsoft is taking aim at hardcore gamers with the introduction of the new Xbox One Elite bundle. Not only will it include the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller, but also a 1TB hybrid drive that stores files on a solid state partition for reduced load times, allowing players to “get to the action up to 20% faster from energy-saving mode.” Additionally, the company announced the Xbox One Special Edition Lunar White Wireless Controller, which includes all the features of a standard Xbox One controller, only with improved grip and a gold and white finish. The controller will be a Gamestop exclusive and will retail for $64.99 USD when it hits shelves in late September.
The Xbox One Elite Bundle is priced at at $499 USD and will begin shipping on November 3. Pre-orders are being taken now on the Microsoft Store.