Xbox Series X stock shortages are a win for Xbox Series S

Recent articles

Xbox Series X stock shortages are good news for Xbox Series S (Image: MICROSOFT)

This Black Friday season is the most sold console, not the Xbox Series X, or the PS5 or the Nintendo Switch. According to a new report, the Xbox Series S was the console that flew off the shelves during the Black Friday sale. The news was reported by Business Insider, who said analysis by Adobe Digital Economy Index indicated the Xbox Series S was the top-performing console in US Black Friday sales.

Where to buy an Xbox Series X in the UK
Image of deal

Amazon UK – Xbox Series X 1TB Console

Amazon UK is one of the major retailers to take orders for the Xbox Series X this year. And, unlike the PS5, you don’t need Amazon Prime access to attempt to place an order. While this will open up Xbox Series X orders to more customers, conversely, it means stock can sell out super fast – so make sure you act fast. You can put the Xbox Series X on your Amazon wish list if you want to keep an eye on the stock situation.

£449.99

Partner image

Image of deal

Very – Xbox Series X Console and Bundles

Xbox Series X additions will also be available on Very in 2021. The online retailer has been known to take orders only for the Xbox Series X console, or bundle which games, accessories, and Game Pass membership. Prices for the Xbox Series X at Very start at £449.99.

From €449.99

Partner image

Image of deal

GAME – Xbox Series X Console, Bundles and All Access

GAME was one of the best retailers to buy a next-gen console in 2021. Xbox Series X standalone consoles and bundles were available to purchase during previous GAME restocks. If you want to spread out your Xbox Series X purchase, you can take advantage of Xbox Series X All Access. This program allows you to pay for your shiny new Xbox in monthly installments. And you get everything you need to game on your Series X, including access to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

From €449.99

Partner image

Image of deal

Argos – Xbox Series X Console

As with the PS5, the two heavyweights when it comes to Xbox Series X restocks this year were GAME and Argos. The availability of Xbox Series X depends on the region you’re in, so be sure to check the Argos website regularly to see if Microsoft’s powerful next-gen console is available for pick-up at your local Argos store.

£449.99

Partner image

Image of deal

Microsoft Store – Official Xbox Series X Site

You can also buy the Xbox Series X – as well as its little brother the Xbox Series S – directly from Microsoft. The Redmond-based tech giant describes the Xbox Series X as its “fastest, most powerful Xbox ever”. The Xbox Series X packs a whopping 12 teraflops of power, is capable of 4K and 8K gaming, and super-smooth 120FPS visuals.

£449.99

Partner image

Image of deal

Currys – PlayStation, Xbox, Switch consoles

Currys is another UK retailer that has taken orders for the Xbox Series X in 2021. Previously, the retailer sent codes to gamers who pre-ordered the Xbox Series X in store, allowing them to place an order online. This measure was introduced due to the skyrocketing demand for the next-generation console.

GAMING HUB

Partner image

Image of deal

John Lewis – Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X

Iconic British retail chain John Lewis is another place Xbox fans have been able to pick up a Series X or Series S this year. The Series S has been easier to stock in 2021, so if you’re eager to jump in and see what next-gen gaming is all about, this might be a better choice for you.

£249.99 AND £449.98

Partner image

Image of deal

BT – Xbox Series X code required

BT is also offering customers the chance to purchase an Xbox Series X from the official online store. To be eligible to buy Xbox Series X with BT, you must be a customer and have also registered an interest.

REGISTER

Partner image

Image of deal

EE – Xbox Series X code required

Like parent company BT, EE also lets customers purchase an Xbox Series X – this time through the Add to Plan program. This allows EE customers to spread the cost of an Xbox Series X by adding it on top of their regular monthly bill.

REGISTER

Partner image

Image of deal

AO.com – Xbox Series X Console Bundles

AO.com is another retailer that will get new stocks of the Xbox Series X in 2021. The online retailer has listed a range of bundles, including additional accessories and games.

ORDER HUB

Partner image

Image of deal

The Game Collection – Xbox Series X Hub

You can register your interest in the Xbox Series X at The Game Collection. This specialist gaming retailer has received new stocks of both the Xbox Series X and PS5 in 2021.

REGISTER

Partner image

Is sponsored by

The survey looked at “more than a trillion visits to US stores,” and found that of all those visits, the Xbox Series S was one of the best-selling Black Friday products — and that the fun Microsoft machine outperformed its contemporaries.

It’s worth pointing out, of course, that since the last batch of next-gen consoles launched the PS5 and Xbox Series X, they haven’t been readily available.

The stock situation – especially on the PS5 front – is a lot better in the UK than at this time last year, and maybe if the PS5 and Xbox Series X were widely available, the big Black Friday console winner wouldn’t this time around. the series are S.

But to think that’s the sole reason the Series S is selling so well would be doing a disservice on two important fronts.

First, it would be a disservice to Microsoft, which had the foresight to release a next-gen console at a very attractive price, which was easier to manufacture despite the ongoing shortage of semiconductors.

And second, it would also be a disservice to the Xbox Series S itself, which is a great little machine.

The recent release of Forza Horizon 5, which looks absolutely stunning on the Xbox Series S, demonstrates Microsoft’s vision for a console that won’t break the bank and is capable of delivering next-gen experiences, not a pipe dream. is, but a reality that gamers can now enjoy.

Plus, the Xbox Series S’s cute and compact design is a sight you’ll never get old on, and the console is easy to transport if you need to move it to another room or elsewhere.

If you’re in the market for an Xbox Series S, TopCashback is now offering an eight percent cashback rate on Xbox Series S purchases from the official Microsoft Store.

This can be used in conjunction with the new £15 member bonus the site has which means the console can be picked up for under £250.

However, at the time of writing, the Xbox Series S is out of stock at the time of writing Microsoft Store.

Save an extra £15 at GAME
Image of deal

Get money from games and accessories

You can get an extra £15 off physical games and accessories at GAME. To qualify for this discount, you must go to TopCashback. The money-saving site offers new members a £15 voucher for purchases worth over £15 from thousands of retailers – including GAME

Is sponsored by

Keep an eye on the site though, and when it comes back in stock, sign up for the TopCashback new member bonus.

As long as TopCashback still offers cashback rates for the Xbox Series S in the Microsoft Store, you can use this new member discount.

The new member voucher can be claimed up to and including 5 December.

After signing up, go to the Microsoft hub page on the TopCashback website and see if Xbox Series S cashback rates are still offered by looking at the Microsoft Store Deals section.

Then click the Get Cashback button to be redirected to the Microsoft Store.

Any cashback you earn can be redeemed on the TopCashback website, either by transferring it to your PayPal account, via BACS wire transfer or by topping up a gift card.

Check all Gaming News here: Gaming Ideology

Source

Denial of Responsibility for the Content
Gaming Ideology is a News Source that collects News from different Media Agencies and acts as a News Aggregator. The content you find on our website is freely available on the Internet. We clearly mention the Content Source hyperlinked to its original source. We arrange that content in our platform for our readers for Educational purposes only. All Copyrights & Trademarks belong to their Owners/Authors.

For Content Owners: To remove your content from our website, please contact us by emailing us at: [email protected] and we will remove that content from our website.

Leave a Reply