Xbox One Is Getting a $50 'Holiday' Price Drop, Will Cost $349

Starting on November 2, the no-Kinect Xbox One and two of its related bundles will be sold at a discounted price of $349.


The price cut applies to the Kinect-less XBO Assassin's Creed Unity bundle and the also Kinect-less XBO Special Edition Sunset Overdrive bundle, the contents of which are detailed in the announcement (and the video above). Each will cost $349.

Two more bundles, the XBO Limited Edition Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare bundle and the Kinect XBO Assassin's Creed Unity bundle, will also be available for a discounted $449.

The cut applies to the standard consoles as well, with Kinect-less and Kinect Xbox Ones selling for $349 and $449, respectively.

Currently, the promotion is U.S. only, with the announcement noting that "regional availability and timing outside the U.S. will vary." It will run for a total of two months, ending on January 3, 2015.

Xbox One Available for $349 Starting November 2; Up to $150 in Savings [Xbox Wire]

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I have a PS4, Wii U and Gaming PC. As much as I loathe the design and size of the XBO, I do like it in white.

With that in mind, what reasons do I have to buy one?