Good news for gamers! Pre-order for both Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S have kick-started online Reliance Digital, Flipkart, and Amazon India ahead of the November 10 rollout of this much-anticipated gaming console in 37 countries across the globe. Mind you! The count of the countries that will witness the launch of the next-generation of gaming consoles by Xbox will go up to 41 this holiday season. The company also notified that the pricing for both next-generation Xbox consoles in the country is as follows:
- Xbox Series S comes for Rs 34,990
- Xbox Series X comes for Rs 49,990
At the time of reporting this news, Reliance Digital shows that Xbox Series X has been sold out while Xbox Series S is still available for pre-order along with a dispatch date of November 11. If one is pre-ordering the Xbox Series S through Reliance Digital, they could avail the following offers:
- Get 5 percent cashback on CITI and ICICI Bank Credit Cards EMI Transactions
- Shop for Rs 5000 and over and get a coupon code to buy Google Home Mini at Rs 2,499
- Get 5 percent cashback up to Rs 1,500 on RBL Bank Credit Card EMI transactions
Other than the above-listed offers, Reliance Digital also provides finance schemes wherein one can avail EMIs starting from ₹1647.1/month. It is also giving 1 Year manufacturer warranty.
Besides Reliance Digital, Xbox Series X is currently unavailable on Amazon India eCommerce website. As far as the pre-order for Xbox Series S is concerned, it comes with exciting offers on Amazon.in:
- Avail No Cost EMI on select cards for orders above Rs 3,000
- 10 percent Amazon Pay cashback on purchase of Rs 500 or more with newly saved VISA cards
- Get a flat 5 percent cashback with Amazon Pay ICICI Bank Credit card for Prime members and a flat 3 percent cashback for non-Prime members.
However, when we tried to look for these gaming consoles on Flipkart, the link is just showing the result for Xbox Series S and there is no result for Xbox Series X as of now. On click the link, one can pre-order Microsoft Xbox Series S (512 GB) in white colour. Along with a one-year limited hardware warranty, a consumer can also avail the following offers on Flipkart:
- Bank Offers 5 percent Unlimited Cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card
- Bank Offers 5 percent discount to Axis Bank Buzz Credit Cardholders
- EMI starting from Rs 1,196/month
Earlier, Xbox head Phil Spencer had revealed details as the gamers across the world are eagerly waiting to enter a new generation of console gaming with the Xbox Series X, hardware and software innovations that enable the amazing possibilities for the future of games.
As far as the tech specifications are concerned, Spencer notified that Xbox Series X is based on Velocity Architecture that unlocks new speed & performance capabilities through the ground-breaking combination of hardware, a custom 1TB SSD & CPU and deep software integration, to make for richer and more dynamic living worlds unlike anything ever seen before. Gamers will experience more time playing and less time waiting as loading times will be greatly decreased thanks to the processing power of Xbox Series X. Additionally, the feature of Quick Resume enables players to seamlessly switch between multiple titles and resumes instantly from where you last left off.
Xbox Series X is the most powerful console ever by Xbox, powered by its custom-designed processor leveraging AMD’s latest Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures. The new system on a chip (SOC) has been built from the ground up for speed and performance, with 12 teraflops of processing power and with compatibility in mind for four generations of games.
On the other hand, Xbox Series S is the smallest Xbox ever created and was built to easily fit into your home and lifestyle featuring a compact new design in Robot White. Xbox Series S is also perfect for digital-first gamers and our fans who want to bring their games with them wherever they play. Xbox Series S includes the new Xbox Wireless Controller, also in Robot White. This controller will also be available as a standalone purchase this holiday and includes all of the same features that have detailed to date such as improved ergonomics, our hybrid D-pad, textured grip on the triggers, bumpers and back, as well as the new dedicated Share button.
We will bring you more update one these gaming consoles by Xbox goes live on November 10. Stay tuned!
For the latest gadget and tech news, and gadget reviews, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. For newest tech & gadget videos subscribe to our YouTube Channel. You can also stay up to date using the Gadget Bridge Android App