How the Xbox Series X (and xCloud) saved me from buying a gaming PC

Microsoft's Xbox Series X console matches up well to a gaming PC in performance, visuals, and load times—for much less money.
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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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