Microsoft Offering New Deals for Xbox 360
Microsoft has recently released some very interesting deals for Xbox 360, an indication that the company doesn’t plan to neglect its previous generation console in favor of its latest and newest console, the Xbox One. The Xbox Wire Staff announced the three Spring Value bundles for the Xbox 360 on Tuesday. These bundles include the 500 GB Xbox 360 with Kinect, the 4GB Xbox 360 with Kinect and also the Xbox 360 500 GB version without the motion-sensing device Kinect. A free month subscription to the Xbox Live Gold and two games are also included with all the bundles.
The Spring Bundles for the Xbox 360 will become available in the US at with only a limited number of major retailers in the upcoming weeks. The software giant has said that the availability of these bundles outside the US will depend on the region. Microsoft has been focused on boosting the sales of its latest console, the Xbox One, which has been in second place after the PlayStation 4 of rival Sony for most of the last year. They have introduced free games, price discounts and other enticements to accomplish this goal. However, the firm is still selling the Xbox 360 for those customers that aren’t ready to spend more for purchasing the pricier Xbox One.
Copies of Kinect Adventures and Kinect Sports Ultimate will be available with the Spring Value Bundle of the Xbox 360 4GB and it will be available in certain regions. The same will also be available with the Spring Value Bundle of the Xbox 360 500GB version and that too in selected areas. Furthermore, the Spring Value Bundle of the Xbox 360 500GB will also come with a physical copy of Fable Anniversary and a download code of Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare. This bundle is expected to be available in most regions of the world, which includes the US and will have a price tag of $250 or thereabouts.
Microsoft has revealed that the three bundles will be available for only a short time as long as supplies last. Customers are advised by the company to visit the Xbox 360 Online Store if they are interested in any of the Spring Value bundles or go to their local third-party gaming or Microsoft outlet for getting them. In the meanwhile, it continues to work on its Xbox One for combating the PlayStation 4 in the market.