X-Box One Prototyped with 3D Printer

By on May 31st, 2013 in Usage


At its Redmond, Washington, headquarters, Microsoft unveiled its next generation video game console the X-Box One. The console, which will feature 15 exclusive titles, Skype video calling, and a voice and gesture command feature,  came with one other surprise; it was prototyped using 3D printers.
Admittedly, Microsoft isn’t a new comer to the world of 3D printing. For the last 3 years, the hi-tech giant has used 3D printing to prototype their Surface tablets and X-Box controllers.  To keep up with all of this prototyping, Microsoft has three 3D printers dedicated to its hardware design center.
Read more at ENGINEERING.com

By Kerry Stevenson

Kerry Stevenson, aka "General Fabb" has written over 8,000 stories on 3D printing at Fabbaloo since he launched the venture in 2007, with an intention to promote and grow the incredible technology of 3D printing across the world. So far, it seems to be working!

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