And for those who enjoy a bit of light reading, it homes the full digital game manual and an optional digital version of the Red Dead Redemption 2 Complete Official Guide.
However, Digital Foundry's findings run in the opposite direction for PS4 and Xbox One S: while PS4 sticks to your good ol' 1080p, the older Xbox One hardware can only manage 864p. Instead this is a powerhouse of a video game, one of the finest, built by people at the top of their game and under intense pressure, lest we forget.
I played Red Dead Redemption 2 for 25 hours.
Available for both Android and iOS devices, the app connects directly to Xbox One or PS4 consoles, "delivering real-time interactive information to your smart device".
Raw graphics are one thing, but running smoothly is another, and Xbox One X seems to take the Frito pie there as well.
There is a light at the end of the tunnel, however, as base Xbox One does at least run rather well in comparison to the base PS4.
"Environments are equally as lush on all platforms, rendering effects are nearly a complete match, while draw distances and pop-in are just as solid regardless of the machine you play it on", the Eurogamer report concludes.
Take-Two has warned investors that Red Dead Redemption 2 is unlikely to top the performance of Rockstar's previous title, though CEO Strauss Zelnick says it's expected to do "incredibly well".
Although the images below show a PS4 controller we are certain that the Xbox One controller will feature the same key configuration.
For Amazon Xbox One S deals, add the console and Red Dead Redemption 2 to your basket separately. So in total, it took us 1 hour and 28 minutes to install Red Dead Redemption 2 in its entirety.