The upcoming Halo 4 is considered as a worthy successor to the first three Halo games. Due to the advances in graphics and the game itself, it may be necessary for the Xbox to be updated by Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), which may point to a possible release of the Xbox 720.
The advancements in the Halo 4 game will make it necessary for the company to offer a better hardware to facilitate the game experience of Halo fans. The reported Xbox 720 will likely be able to handle the software upgrades that are expected to be integrated into the upcoming game.
For the moment all reports about the upcoming Xbox 720 have remained speculative although the gaming world has been hinting at possible release dates for the next version of the game console of Microsoft.
Since Halo 4 is expected to be released on November 4, speculations have emerged that the Xbox 720 will be released before this date.
The early release of the Xbox 720 will ensure that gaming enthusiasts will have the game console before Halo 4 enters the market. Halo is currently the most popular game title of Microsoft and the release of Halo 4 is expected to result to a huge turnout among fans of the game.
Even as no announcements were made on the possible release schedule of the Xbox 720 of Microsoft, it will be necessary for the company to continuously upgrade its hardware to allow it to handle the advancements in the software. This indicates that the release of the next version of the Xbox may be coming soon.
Microsoft did actually reveal that the Halo 4 will be released for the Xbox 360 although it did not indicate if the release of the game will be limited to the current version of the Xbox. This hints at the possibility that the game may also be released for the Xbox 720.