Xbox Series X and S price point and launch date
The Xbox Series X and Series S finally have an official price point and launch date. It was only a matter of time until the prices of the consoles and the Series S would be revealed to the public. Earlier today, Brad Sams from Thurrot leaked the Xbox Series S and the price point. This seemed to set off a small chain of events on Twitter, with another website coming out confirming the existence of the Xbox Series S and a few other things.
All thanks to Windows Central, we can confirm the official launch date of both consoles and their price point! Here is how it breaks down, straight from Windows Central.
- Xbox Series X: $499 – $35 a month Xbox All Access financing option
- Xbox Series S: $299 – $25 a month Xbox All Access Financing option
We can confirm via our sources that the entry-level Xbox Series S will cost $299 at retail, with a $25 per month Xbox All Access financing option, which Microsoft is planning to push hard via various retailers and a large global roll out. The more powerful Xbox Series X will cost $499, with a $35 per month Xbox All Access financing option.
Both consoles will launch on November 10, 2020. – Windows Central
Both consoles are set to launch on November 10th, 2020! Everyone can finally breathe in a sigh of relief, knowing exactly how much money these consoles will end up being. The price point for both target the enthusiast crowd with the Series X, and the more casual crowd with the Series S. $299 for the Xbox Series S as an entry point into next-gen is a smart move by Microsoft, giving the Xbox a competitive pricing edge in the market. Now, all that’s left to be known about the Xbox Series S is the official tech specs.
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