Xbox 360 Gets Another Price Cut – In Canada
Following a C$100 Xbox 360 price cut in August 2007, the platform holder has further reduced the cost of its entire range of 360 consoles in Canada.
Microsoft said in a statement that it had cut the price of the Xbox 360 Elite to C$449 from C$499, while the price of the regular Xbox 360 has been reduced to C$349 from C$399. The Arcade model has dropped to $279 from C$299, while the price of the Xbox 360 Halo 3 special edition console has been cut to C$399 from C$449.
According to Reuters, Microsoft spokesperson David Dennis said that prices in the United States will not change. Each market makes its own decisions on pricing strategy, he added.