Microsoft has released a developer diary tell us how they designed the Xbox One. The video is quite good unlike their conference and explains a lot of things.
The two executives featured in the video tell us how the company went through numerous iterations of the Kinect and controller to ultimately settle for that perfect look.
The UI and design principles behind the box is to make things simpler for people.
“Xbox has always had something to say. It’s always been bold with a strong personality,” said Carl Ledbetter, who is the creative director of Industrial Design. “Xbox One needs to serve our most loyal gaming fans and deliver unique entertainment experiences, so its design has to make an appropriate statement that reflects its capability as an all-in-one entertainment system.”
More information will be revealed at E3 this year.