The Xbox Series X is a silent, powerful gaming monster

Microsoft's next-gen Xbox is the most powerful console ever created. Here's all the important details you need to know before it launches.

Microsoft's packaging is simple with easy pull tabs that give way to the carefully wrapped Xbox Series X console, controller, HDMI 2.1 cable, a power cable.

The plain blocky design of the Xbox Series X perfectly matches Microsoft's gaming strategy: the box is simply a vessel to access Xbox games. The box needs to be more functional than flashy.