Microsoft’s gaming system Xbox has many gaming capabilities. The Xbox 360 allows high definition gaming and top quality graphics. It is designed for online competitive gaming. The company has announced its next generation console called the Xbox One in May 2013. This is an all-in-one device that merges live TV with online gaming. The price of an Xbox depends on its storage capacity, model, accessories and the type of games you purchase.
How Much Does It Cost?
- Xbox 360 comes with three storage capacity sizes; 4GB, 250GB and 320GB. Depending on the model, the cost of Xbox 360 ranges from $200 to $400.
- The Xbox 360 4GB console costs $200 while the 250GB console is $300.
- Xbox 360 4GB console with knit bundle costs $300 while the 250 GB console with knit bundle costs $400.
- The new Xbox one – Day one edition that Microsoft announced recently costs $500.
What Should Be Included?
- Hardware, software, controllers, cords, and manuals are included in the package of an Xbox.
- If you buy a knit bundle, the knit will be included.
Extra Costs May Include:
- A knit is an extra cost which is around $150.
- Microsoft charges annual subscription fee of $50 to $60 for online gaming. You can also access downloadable games and movies from the website.
- Xbox 360 game discs cost $30 to $60 while downloadable games cost from $5 to $40.
- A headset costs $22 and a chat pad is around $30.
How Can You Save Money?
- Buying with bundle deals saves you money. Watch your local ads or look online to find good bundle deals.
- If you buy used games, you can save up to 30%.
- Buying used Xbox 360 also saves you quite a significant amount of money.
- You can find Xbox 360 consoles, games, controllers and hard drive from Target.com
- Amazon.com sells all the Xbox 360 and Xbox one consoles and accessories.
- Walmart.com sells new and used Xbox 360 consoles and games at affordable prices.
Xbox 360 Best Selling Games:
According to Amazon.com, the following are best selling Xbox 360 games:
- Grand Theft Auto V $60
- Madden NFL 25 $35
- Minecraft $20
- Disney Infinity $60
Xbox One Best Selling Games:
The following are best selling Xbox one games according to Amazon.com.
- Call of Duty –Ghosts $60
- BattleField 4 $60
- Forza Motorsport $60
- Dead Rising 3 $60
Some Tips To Follow:
- Know your purpose before buying your Xbox. If you want to just play games and watch DVDs, the 4GB Xbox 360 is a best suit. The 250 GB is ideal if you want to store movies and download additional content from the Internet.
- Check if your console has a warranty, as some consoles tend to have problems.
- Read the manual carefully in order to set up your system correctly.
- Block specific types of content if you’re concerned about the type of games your children might access. Xbox 360 allows you to set parameters for the type of games played, restrict access to its live content and limit the amount of time spent.
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