Xbox Series X vs Series S

15 nov. 2020
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Xbox Series X and Series S have a few key differences in GPU processing power (TFLOPS), storage, and RAM- but how do these differences manifest in-game? We do some side by side comparisons using Assassin's Creed Valhalla to find out, and we're using the LG OLED CX48 TV as the display since it's a 4K OLED TV giving amazing picture quality and HDMI 2.1 for ultra-fast refresh rates. It's the perfect TV for console gaming! You can purchase it here:
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  • Come on Linus ! I know you could have done a better job comparing these consoles. Why did you even think of comparing Doom Eternal. That game is running on backward compatible mode on both these consoles which means the series s is just running the base xbox one version of the game on 720p to 900p whereas series x is running the one x version of the game. You just compared xbox one to xbox one x and called series s a dogpile. The series s would have done a much better job if the next gen patch for the game was out. Unfair Comparison :(

    Vishal AnandVishal AnandAcum 7 ore
  • Exist 1440p monitors

    Party KingParty KingAcum o Zi
  • Textures always poppin in while I'm needing alone time

    Team218importantTeam218importantAcum o Zi
  • But I don't see any diffs man.

    ThatIndianGuyThatIndianGuyAcum o Zi
  • If you want to be a competitive gamer and only want an edge against someone in game but don’t care about the image would I get the s or is the x still better?

    RdoyleRdoyleAcum 2 Zile
  • Series s need more storage

    jade kingjade kingAcum 2 Zile
  • Like when didpeople start caring about all these damn I remember just plugging the game up and playing iy....

    BDotVisualzBDotVisualzAcum 2 Zile
  • You should run this test again, many of the games that you tested were before patches that made the game aware of the platform. Series S vs One S. Take Doom Eternal for example, it looks nearly identical now on Series X and S because it’s aware of the hardware.

    playnicegamesplaynicegamesAcum 2 Zile
  • The Series S is digital only, so the Series X wins automatically.

    Tempatch The Very WeirdTempatch The Very WeirdAcum 2 Zile
    • Digital only is superior. Why buy a disc that has no data on it and youll have to download the game anyways. Plus if you lose the disc you gotta buy another one.

      Edgar LopezEdgar LopezAcum 3 ore
  • The series s is cheaper but you'd need the ssd. But it'll still be cheaper then buying a series x from offer up or something

    Vince GordoVince GordoAcum 2 Zile
  • i already know i’m getting the x. fuck that little thing. although it really is a marvel of technology

    hudsonhudsonAcum 3 Zile
  • Should of went into the gaming depth and also pros and cons like you did with the PS5. Nobody cares that much about the load times ut is what it is... very bad "review"

    R WR WAcum 3 Zile
    • s a l t.

      Matthew quinlan QuinlanMatthew quinlan QuinlanAcum 3 Zile
  • what happen if plug in external drive?

    mdzamir86mdzamir86Acum 3 Zile
    • Uhhh it expands storage

      Matthew quinlan QuinlanMatthew quinlan QuinlanAcum 3 Zile
  • my only question is: will he keep the corona beard

    Lets Joe This UpLets Joe This UpAcum 3 Zile
  • I don't believe that series s graphics seems so mosaic. This looks like video which praising x. Series s

    Berke ÇelikkolBerke ÇelikkolAcum 3 Zile
  • Yeah! The LG OLED CX 48 is very very nice. When you has such a Screen! You must Buy the X Box Series X... it's everything this AWESOME Tv! Console Screen, TV and PC Monitor! Fantastic Tv

    Thirty ThirtyThirty ThirtyAcum 3 Zile
  • I do intend to upgrade to a better TV, but I sit at least 8 feet away. With xCloud getting hotter, I'd stick to series S. With the kind of stocks X and PS5 have, a minor issue with the console would take months to replace. Pain in the ass for the sake of pixel peeking.

    hereforbeerhereforbeerAcum 4 Zile
  • S is best

    ZombieZombieAcum 5 Zile
  • Is it just me or is his series x dirty in the thumbnail

    NobleYBoiNobleYBoiAcum 5 Zile
  • POV: You’re too broke to afford either one of these, but you’re watching anyways to see which is best.

    GoogalyBoy_the 10thGoogalyBoy_the 10thAcum 5 Zile
    • Not really there buying my old console so I don’t need to

      Mmg.boi_ 忍Mmg.boi_ 忍Acum 10 ore
  • I have played on both of them and on ghost runner the difference is extremely noticeable.

    Picked BassPicked BassAcum 5 Zile
  • Regardless: anyone who spends that much on a toy and a game, needs to get laid more... first adopters 🙄😂🤕

    KevinKevinAcum 7 Zile
  • @ 1:00 - One X | One S ... err Series X | Series S? LoL ... the title of this video says it all “Too Many Xs” 😂🤣😂🤣

    Sp3EdStRSp3EdStRAcum 7 Zile
  • Can u play magic the gathering battlegrounds from original Xbox?

    jagtar4jagtar4Acum 7 Zile
  • Nooo why are y’all doing s vs x they both brothers, the x is the big bro and the S is the little bro

    Khiplaysfn FrlKhiplaysfn FrlAcum 7 Zile
  • But series s has to be a huge improvement over the orginal xbox one

    Shadow WolfShadow WolfAcum 7 Zile
  • Isn’t doom eternal on xbox series s running the one s version and on the series x running the one x version?

    João David MoreiraJoão David MoreiraAcum 8 Zile
  • Can you lower your fps or grafics om Xbox?

    Sebastian DanielsenSebastian DanielsenAcum 8 Zile
    • ?

      Sebastian DanielsenSebastian DanielsenAcum 8 Zile
  • Series S is running the one S version and not the one X version like series X in doom eternal so it's not because the console is underpowered that the game is blurry but because it's backward compatibility 🤔

    val5190val5190Acum 8 Zile
  • bruh its just a pc but you pay for online

    Youssof SherifYoussof SherifAcum 8 Zile
  • What is game name

    Milad AzizMilad AzizAcum 8 Zile
  • He says 1s,1x

    RAHI YadavRAHI YadavAcum 8 Zile
  • If the series S was cheaper, it would be a good deal as an all in one entertainment system. New games, emulators, netflix, etc

    MarcMarcAcum 8 Zile
  • fyi doom eternal just looks that bad on series s because it's running through og xbox one backwards compatibility, so it runs doom at 900p dynamic res like the base xbox one

    odinnbrownieboyodinnbrownieboyAcum 9 Zile
  • This is an LG ad.

    WayzorWayzorAcum 9 Zile
    • Detective Wayzor over here

      tim Jtim JAcum 8 Zile
  • Valhalla has a performance mode now on series s so its running at 60. I'm getting my S monday. I mainly chose series S because everything else sells out in a hot minute and unfortunately I had to buy a bundle as well. Maybe I'll upgrade later down the line when the X or ps5 are more readily available or maybe I'll be happy enough with the S to not care to get anything else. I am upgrading from the og xbone so it'll be a far better experience for me thn somebody coming from the one x.

    undead fodderundead fodderAcum 9 Zile
  • yo this is why im only buying used games now , thiss the last line off defense against Communism

    Hot ShotHot ShotAcum 10 Zile
  • I got a series s today well I ordered it but I'm chuffed. I already have a ps4 and a pc so I'm not after a big console for graphics, I just want to try a xbox so I went with the series s

    PlayStation PsychoPlayStation PsychoAcum 10 Zile
  • 0:50 anyone noticed he called em one s and one x

    4GuysDoDumbShit4GuysDoDumbShitAcum 10 Zile
  • I wish my Panasonic 3d plasma TV let me down to have an excuse to buy tha CX but no, 10 years and still rock solid. 4:01 shut up and take my money. Filmmaker mode low latency haha great for calibrated freaks

    fireoilfireoilAcum 10 Zile
  • You can have the Xbox Series X here And the Series S here

    Alain PatryAlain PatryAcum 11 Zile
  • 1:01😂😂😂😂😂😂

    Tech TroopsTech TroopsAcum 12 Zile
    • One x one s😂😂🤦🏾‍♂️

      Nicholas AbbottNicholas AbbottAcum 5 Zile
  • John martson look like arthur lol

    Fuse IDFuse IDAcum 12 Zile
  • I bought the S and still have my One X and honestly can’t tell that much of a difference. Here’s what everyone misses about the storage. You are going to need the Extended storage regardless of the system you choose. I bought the Extended cartridge and yes that puts it in the X's price range but that gives 1.2 of real storage after the OS is accounted for and other functions like Quick Resume. However I also have a 1TB SSD and an 8TB HD. That’s 10.5TB total! The internal & Extended are for X/S games or games I want to load fast (like Halo) the external drives are for my older games which can play from those drives. Thus, I have no storage issues. As for graphics, I've found the S to be at least as good as the One X which is saying a lot! I've also seen the comparison videos and honestly, I can’t tell that there's $500 worth of difference. If there is it’s a hairs breath of difference. So, for me (a casual gamer) the S is a fantastic deal. Lastly, the S is just better looking! It takes up less space and does just fine on my 70” LG 4K UHD which I'm replacing with a 70” High Sense with Dolby Vision. Btw, the S and High Sense both cost less together than what I paid for the LG alone! The Series X is just big and ugly, no imagination. The PS5 is even bigger but at least it looks cool. The S just sits in my entertainment center looking very unobtrusive while powering my dreams.😁

    Hal HowellHal HowellAcum 13 Zile
    • @undead fodder Well, I do have a lot of unused space but several games I've collected over the years. It might be a little bit overkill but I imagine I'm prepared for future growth. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised by the S. You'll get 4K graphics and faster interaction speed and loading. I honestly don’t know how it could be faster. It’s very near instantaneous in booting up or loading games. I think you'll be very pleased with it.

      Hal HowellHal HowellAcum 4 Zile
    • @undead fodder ok, maybe a tad more than casual (lol). I have collected a lot of games but I don’t play them all. I usually play about an hour before putting it up. So, I do think of myself as casual. My main thought was to make the S more viable and that was through a lot of storage. The Extended Storage is a must. But even that needs more storage which the SSD and 8TB HD provide.

      Hal HowellHal HowellAcum 9 Zile
    • Yea the S looks nice but idk if I'd call you a casual gamer if you have a 70" tv and 2 external drives hooked up to s plus the $200 card lol. I'm getting my S monday and I'll just be on a 40" and have an 8tb external hdd that I'll swap games in and out from the internal ssd and I'm pretty hardcore I buy most games and game everyday. So you might be a bit more than casual haha. I don't see how you would play sparingly if you NEEDED all that storage cuz a casual can get by probably with no external or a smaller hdd.

      undead fodderundead fodderAcum 9 Zile
  • bottom line is most gamers go budget.

    ッRad ShawnッRad ShawnAcum 13 Zile
    • Yup. Its why the 360 was more popular than the ps3 because it was less expensive and why wii sold like hotcakes. Pretty sure ps2 was cheaper than xbox and gc and lastly the ps4 was cheaper than the xbone.

      undead fodderundead fodderAcum 9 Zile
  • it literally makes NO sense to get an S if you're gonna buy storage.... at that point you're spending more or less the same but getting an inferior console, so X makes WAY MORE sense....except its never available in stores.

    360 Fov360 FovAcum 13 Zile
  • Great! Just wasted money on the S

    Bennie BenBennie BenAcum 14 Zile
  • Can you talk about how the xbox one x is better than the series s? There is absolutely no reason the one x cant play next gen games. When you have a discless consoles that has 20% less performance. The Cpu is the series s is newer, but it can’t even output 4k or match the computing power of the one x why is no one talking about this?

    James R WarzyniakJames R WarzyniakAcum 14 Zile
  • Real gamers buy the Series X. Casuals who aren't that interested in gaming buy the Series S. Simple.

    ChessChessAcum 14 Zile
  • I'm gona guess people forgot to tell linus that doom eternal isn't series s x or ps5 aware and defaults the s and x to the Xbox one and Xbox one x versions respectively

    Alex MeekAlex MeekAcum 15 Zile
  • To see how insanely expensive latest smart phones are, the Xbox Series S is HALF the price of flagship smart phones! And people also do not need to upgrade gaming consoles annually..

    mysteri0mysteri0Acum 15 Zile
  • What I say is if ya got the money for a serious x get one the s is just a a cheaper option

    bobbobAcum 15 Zile
  • S!

    MARKOSMARKOSAcum 15 Zile
  • Was seriously considering the Series S. I'm glad I didn't get it.

    Lance ConklinLance ConklinAcum 15 Zile
  • If your on a 4k display the series S will upscale

    Felix KipperFelix KipperAcum 15 Zile
  • I. Going for the s because I’m not a millionare

    mystery manmystery manAcum 15 Zile
  • 오호 LG

    진수민진수민Acum 16 Zile
  • I just wish the S was the same quality minus the storage and drive. In this comparison it just didn't look good. I'm sure something between the X and S will be released sometime soon.

    ErikErikAcum 16 Zile
    • Quit whining and just buy the Series X.

      ChessChessAcum 14 Zile
    • I mean, the storage and the drive basically is the only difference. The graphics difference is so minute

      Double 9*Double 9*Acum 15 Zile
  • Thanks bro 😎, Best comparison video I got the Series S great console

    PlayBoii SimmonsPlayBoii SimmonsAcum 16 Zile
  • Ive got a gaming pc with a 3080, and i just found this on Newegg for retail. I scooped it up. Heres the way i look at it. For a pc gamer like myself, I dont need a series X. I have the raw performance beat already in my pc. But having already paying for Gamepass, Im missing out on alot of cool console exclusive games (and oldschool xbox 360 titles) Then also the series S/X can really easily run emulators. AND my girlfriend loves Forza so this will be her machine primarily. So for a pc gamer, it does make sense to get a Series S. Now i just need a PS5

    CBHPwnzCBHPwnzAcum 17 Zile
  • I have both and besides memory there the same. And yes the s does play 4k

    wavie crockett0wavie crockett0Acum 17 Zile
  • guys is there any possible way of using these moving wallpapers like that pink one on the Xbox One plsss?🥺🥺🥺

    Guilherme Bento SmaleskiGuilherme Bento SmaleskiAcum 17 Zile
  • thanks a lot - few difference are also being discussed on this article.

    John McmahonJohn McmahonAcum 17 Zile
  • I'm still not sold on next gen.. I mean. Not having mods and performance options really sets it back 10+ years.

    DuncanAndFriends PranksDuncanAndFriends PranksAcum 17 Zile
  • Doom eternal was not optimized for series s. So it ran the crappy xbox one vanilla version

    Yaseen EssackYaseen EssackAcum 17 Zile
  • At 1:02, "One X or One S, which should you pick"... How about Series X or Series S??? Even Linus is confused!!! Damn Microsoft and its' naming scheme!!!

    Mark RacerMark RacerAcum 18 Zile
  • hdmi

    FUSIONFUSIONAcum 18 Zile
  • you got 'em from Amazon ?

    xbox6 boxxbox6 boxAcum 18 Zile
  • 50cm from TV🤣🤣🤣👌

    counterseba Norbertcounterseba NorbertAcum 18 Zile
  • I do feel though you’ll see a lot of PC converts after this new gen.

    Alejandro TobienneAlejandro TobienneAcum 18 Zile
  • Series S is awesome. An with storing games on HDD an transfer. It’s gonna out sell most. Even those with X likely will have one as a portable console.

    Alejandro TobienneAlejandro TobienneAcum 18 Zile
  • can you check please if your console sound like this console on this ROones video

    K JarekK JarekAcum 19 Zile
  • ...... *SIGH* ......I was hoping to save money and get an 'S' for an inexpensive upgrade from my One X, but it seems like I'll just have to chuck my wallet at the 'X' just so I can keep my games pretty.

    Mik MoenMik MoenAcum 19 Zile
  • Only if I could find a next gen console

    DwarfDwarfAcum 19 Zile
  • What about gta?

    mr. awesomemr. awesomeAcum 19 Zile
  • Thar so cooooool

    cool techcool techAcum 19 Zile
  • I just wanna have 60 fps and be able to play my disc games

    Lockheed C-130 HerculesLockheed C-130 HerculesAcum 19 Zile
  • Got the One S, can't afford the Series X so the Series S it is.

    ollie laneollie laneAcum 19 Zile
    • congratulations my guy

      Lockheed C-130 HerculesLockheed C-130 HerculesAcum 19 Zile
  • Just remember that with the series s the difference isn't going to be as big with the two consoles, because most people will be playing the s on much smaller screens at 1080 to 1440 not on 4k screens, thats what the x is for. The difference isn't going to be as big because Linus is playing on an amazing TV.

    Youtube FanboyYoutube FanboyAcum 20 Zile
  • Is there a difference between input delay?

    Shadow SneaksShadow SneaksAcum 20 Zile
  • The reason Doom Eternal looks so much better on the Series X is because it’s running the Xbox One X enhanced version, the Series S is running the base model version. When you compare next gen optimized games or games without One X enhancements, the difference really isn’t that much. Cold War and Watch Dogs Legion especially are both fine on each.

    Shelby ParksShelby ParksAcum 20 Zile
  • “This looks terrible” Yeah I say while watching on my Xbox one s

    Thanos KillaThanos KillaAcum 20 Zile
    • The irony is the version he’s playing and comparing of doom eternal on series s is the exact one s version. It hasn’t been updated to run the series s optimized version so it just runs the base one s version.

      James MJames MAcum 18 Zile
  • People: Stay six feet away from your tv or you'll damage your eyes Me: 10:03

    Gomatheeshwar MGomatheeshwar MAcum 20 Zile
    • Literally my reaction it pained me to see Linus that close

      Ali MaisamAli MaisamAcum 18 Zile
  • You and your pc master race elitist cronies need more then 4 TF....

    Sir LoinSir LoinAcum 20 Zile
  • This man thinks I can really afford a $1,500.00 TV

    CalitascopezCalitascopezAcum 21 o Zi
  • I have a 1080p tv. Series s is a no brainer

    jrmop 09jrmop 09Acum 21 o Zi
    • @Chess you're an idiot storage is storage, I have 5 games running at any given time, quick resume is a game changer, money really doesn't matter to me I can buy whatever whenever, im going to purchase an X and Ps5 when there are games out for them, and when the kinks on ps5 are ironed out.

      jrmop 09jrmop 09Acum 14 Zile
    • @jrmop 09 Defeats the point of the console using a dinosaur hard drive.

      ChessChessAcum 14 Zile
    • @Chess not really, it's still better than my PS4, no point in getting the X until I upgrade my TV. I get to Play next gen games still plus play emulated games. Win win. PS. 1 TB storage still isn't enough for these consoles, I'm glad I can use my 5TB hard drive to save games on.

      jrmop 09jrmop 09Acum 14 Zile
    • Not as simple as that. You wasted your money.

      ChessChessAcum 14 Zile
  • Your going away an xbox series x

    matthew changmatthew changAcum 21 o Zi
  • I want a xbox serious x

    matthew changmatthew changAcum 21 o Zi
  • 1080p: Series S 4K: Series X Actual gaming: PC

    Chris SchulerChris SchulerAcum 21 o Zi
  • Good review but there is no xbox s or x to buy here in morocco :s

    Saad KharbouchSaad KharbouchAcum 21 o Zi
  • I’m only getting a Series S because my OG Xbox One is starting to break down.

    Corbyn McGillemCorbyn McGillemAcum 22 Zile
  • I watch these videos to see what I can get 10 years from now.

    Larry RoyovitzLarry RoyovitzAcum 22 Zile
  • Wait wait wait, does the s not have a disc slot ? For disc games ????

    Charlotte EllisCharlotte EllisAcum 22 Zile
    • @Show must go on wow that’s a huge disadvantage, no wayyyyy would I get that

      Charlotte EllisCharlotte EllisAcum 18 Zile
    • Nope just digital downloads

      Show must go onShow must go onAcum 21 o Zi
  • Can you do kB&m input delay

    Jakub McCollumJakub McCollumAcum 23 Zile
  • POV: You’re here because you’ve been waiting for the series X to come in stock but you’re thinking about getting the series S but need to see the differences

    Baker HBaker HAcum 23 Zile
    • Someone is buying my old Xbox so I’m going to buy the x 😂

      Mmg.boi_ 忍Mmg.boi_ 忍Acum 10 ore
    • My mindset exact mate

      iniqu1tyiniqu1tyAcum 18 ore
    • Microsoft shot themselves in the foot because of stock, most people will be buying the s lol

      ZombieZombieAcum 5 Zile
    • I have the series x but I’m trading it for a serious s with a razor raptor 27

      Jesse's pageJesse's pageAcum 8 Zile
    • I've just bought a series s don't believe the bullshit this is a powerful and very smooth console with amazing graphics you won't see any real difference between the two for years !!! By then the series x will be cheaper and actually available. The series s shits all over the one x by the way.

      David A.GDavid A.GAcum 10 Zile
  • Well now I don’t feel like getting the s now

    Charlie IrvineCharlie IrvineAcum 23 Zile
    • @Klutch Klutch ok thanks mate

      Charlie IrvineCharlie IrvineAcum 22 Zile
    • I thought the same stuff to till I got mines and I really enjoyed

      Klutch KlutchKlutch KlutchAcum 23 Zile
    • Plus I’m pretty sure u don’t have a 4K tv

      Klutch KlutchKlutch KlutchAcum 23 Zile
    • Trust it good bro it up to you but they only saying the graphics is bad because they weird and plus u won’t know the difference they looking a every freaking wall lmao

      Klutch KlutchKlutch KlutchAcum 23 Zile
  • Another reason to ditch consoles all together and join the GLORIOUS PC master race. Oh and game pass on PC is wonderful

    Wahhaj AliWahhaj AliAcum 23 Zile
  • I want to buy a gaming console. which one I should prefer PS4slim/ps4/p4 pro or Xbox s, could you please sugged=st me...?

    Appu SasiAppu SasiAcum 23 Zile
  • Linus the pimp

    Soviet UnionSoviet UnionAcum 24 Zile
  • My Series S Plays Disc’s

    Hayden KuglinHayden KuglinAcum 24 Zile
    • What?

      CampaCampaAcum 21 o Zi
    • That doesn’t make sense

      Zenouk _Zenouk _Acum 23 Zile