Xbox has been performing exceptionally effectively, and globally, followers have cherished that. The console’s gross sales are steadily rising, and Microsoft is all the time implanting improved and higher methods to spice up these gross sales. In February, for the primary time in historical past, Xbox outsold PlayStation within the EU market, as per the information from GamesIndustry.biz. Nevertheless, gross sales are nonetheless struggling closely in some EU international locations, together with Germany. Germany is among the large markets for the EU, and Microsoft is seemingly utilizing a novel technique to achieve extra prospects.
Earlier right now, Microsoft, in collaboration with GameStop, introduced that folks in Germany would get a model new Xbox Sequence S in alternate for his or her outdated Xbox console or different consoles at some further price. The provide is for the big day of Easter and can final from eighth April until fifth Might. At first, this may seem to be a great deal for folks to get a brand new Xbox Sequence S, however it’s so rather more.
For Xbox One X, gamers can pay 49 €, however for a PlayStation 4, they moreover solely want 19 € to get a brand new Xbox Sequence S. The primary cause for that’s Sony’s compatibility with its new video games and other people can nonetheless play the upcoming video games on PlayStation 4. Total, gamers are extraordinarily optimistic in regards to the deal from Microsoft and GameStop, and a few of them are wanting ahead to upgrading their outdated consoles.
In fact, Microsoft’s supposed technique is to achieve extra gamers to affix Staff Inexperienced. Germany has considerably uncared for Xbox consoles previously, together with another international locations, and the corporate wants a particular push for Xbox consoles within the German market. This technique to present gamers an opportunity to get their arms on Xbox Sequence S consoles for affordable in alternate for his or her outdated consoles, even PlayStation ones, may very effectively be Microsoft’s ticket to extend its gross sales in Germany. Nevertheless, it stays to be seen how these alternate gross sales will carry out, but it surely does look promising.