Kinect Official Pricing

#1 Posted by SmoovLT (34 posts) -
#2 Posted by buzz_killington (3532 posts) -

4GB hard-drive? What's the point?

#3 Posted by Crono11 (1634 posts) -
@buzz_killington said:
" 4GB hard-drive? What's the point? "
It's not a 4gb hard drive it's flash memory. And it's better then nothing.
#4 Posted by Lunar_Aura (2779 posts) -

Oh Microsoft. Let the laughing at thee commence.
#5 Posted by Dany (7887 posts) -

The 4gb is meant ot be for storage, not for live marketplace use, if you want to do that, get the larger sku
 
150 plus a game still seems like alot, should have packed in Dance Central along side it but w/e

#6 Posted by TheKing (822 posts) -

With a game packed in I can justify spending 150.

#7 Posted by Glitch (55 posts) -

If it had been Dance Central packed in I'd probably go for it.  I'm disappointed that there is no 250 GB bundle with the new console.

#8 Posted by alternate (2679 posts) -
$150, 150 euro, wanna bet £150.  Yup, UK takes it in the rear once again - and you know all the promotion at launch will be "buy now before the VAT goes up".
 
 
@Dany said:
" The 4gb is meant ot be for storage, not for live marketplace use, if you want to do that, get the larger sku  150 plus a game still seems like alot, should have packed in Dance Central along side it but w/e "
You can fit a fair amount of XBLA and Rockband songs on 4gb.  It isn't enough to install a game from disc and about 250mb is more than enough for save games.
#9 Posted by EpicSteve (6470 posts) -

Realistically it's still the same price of a complete 2 player Move set. I think the pricing structure is fair and what was expected.

#10 Posted by TheBeast (1931 posts) -

£130 in the UK seems a bit steep. Girlfriend definitely wants one, and it does look like it could be fun but I think I'm going to have to wait to see how it's received before I decide whether we get one or not. 

#11 Posted by demontium (4707 posts) -
@SmoovLT: 
 
 
#12 Posted by Grilledcheez (3942 posts) -

I'll get the kinect, but I'm definitely getting the 250gb console instead of the new arcade...I need storage!

#13 Posted by DrDarkStryfe (1079 posts) -

The price point is good, especially with the pack in game. 
 
Another thing to note, the first party Kinect titles, Kinectimals, Joy Ride, and Kinect Sports, are priced at $49.99.

#14 Posted by pepsipat1 (227 posts) -

I have now lost all interest in the kinect. I shall not be giving microsoft my hard earned space bucks for a motion camera. Good day microsoft I shall purchase halo reach from you but that is all.
#15 Posted by eqaddictedfool (104 posts) -

wow 50 bucks for those games? Even good first party games like banjo kazooie and viva pinata were only 40 bucks.
#16 Posted by ProfessorEss (7253 posts) -
@TheBeast said:
" £130 in the UK seems a bit steep.
Everything in the UK seems more than a 'bit' steep :P
#17 Posted by sarahsdad (1074 posts) -

I'd love if there was some more choice on the pack in game, but at least having something included with the hardware makes it better than a standalone unit at 150.

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