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The year is almost over and so, too, is the holiday season. So Microsoft is reminding everyone that the Xbox One’s sale, which saw a $50 reduction in the overall price, will end soon. Consumers wishing to purchase the console for $349 will have until Saturday, January 3 to do so. But for the final week of the sale, before the console returns to its $400 price tag, Microsoft has announced that several participating retailers in the US will also offer exclusive online-only deals until January 3. Consumers who purchase online from Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, and Target will receive $50 off of the Xbox One Assassin’s Creed Unity bundle, or the bundle with the Kinect, and also get a free $50 gift... Read more...
Microsoft’s Pro Surface 3 tablet has been doing well, but it has been a while since the company has said anything concrete, sales-wise, regarding its Xbox One console. While it revealed during its fiscal Q1 FY15 earnings report that 2.4 million Xbox units were sold over the last several months, the company failed to specify how many Xbox 360s or Xbox Ones were sold. However, Microsoft is looking to make a splash by announcing a holiday promotion that will give the Xbox One and its bundles a $50 price cut. The temporary price drop will occur at most retailers and will be start on November 2nd with Microsoft offering the Xbox One standalone console for $349 instead of $399. But in addition,... Read more...