As Microsoft’s Xbox One S gaming console has officially launched today, now is a good time for Xbox fans all around the world to celebrate. Later today, you will be able to join Xbox Live’s Major Nelson for a live unboxing of the brand new console on Facebook:
— Xbox (@Xbox) August 2, 2016
(update: here’s the video, as the event has already taken place)
If you’re still considering if the Xbox One S is worth your hard-earned dollars, this event could well help you make your decision. As a reminder, the new gaming console is 40% smaller than the previous model, features an integrated power supply and comes in a gorgeous white finish. If you haven’t done it yet, we invite you to read our previous post featuring several shots of the new console next to its predecessor, and we also published an interesting tour of the Xbox One S hardware components earlier today. Let us know in the comments if you plan to tune in to the live streaming event at 12 PM PT.