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Microsoft’s Xbox Series X won’t take a coronavirus hit


Despite the coronavirus pandemic, Microsoft’s Xbox Series X console will be available this holiday season with plenty of supply, says Xbox chief Phil Spencer.
Although coronavirus has wreaked havoc on supply chains around the world, Microsoft’s Xbox chief Phil Spencer has no fears about the pandemic impacting Xbox Series X availability this holiday season.
In an interview with former Nintendo boss Reggie Fils-Aimé, Spencer said that Microsoft has been forced “to work through some challenges” in its Xbox Series X supply chain, but the console is still on track for a 2020 holiday season launch.
“[We] feel good about timelines, feel really good about this holiday,” he said.
Coronavirus has shuttered supply chains around the world since manufacturers in China were forced to close their doors in February to halt the virus outbreak.

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