South Africa: Xbox One S release date and unboxing revealed

Xbox One S South Africa

The Xbox One S will finally be available in South Africa at all leading retail stores from 13 April 2017. The Xbox One S comes packed with some great features… This includes being 40 percent smaller than the original Xbox One. The Xbox One S also features 4K Ultra HD video, High Dynamic Range (HDR), and a new streamlined controller.

According to the team over at Microsoft South Africa, the Xbox One S will retail at a recommended price, as provided by the distributor: Prima Interactive, of R4999.00 for the 500G and R5999.00 for the 1TB at all retail partners.

The Pre-order incentive includes the Xbox One S plus an additional wireless controller and FIFA 17; however, gamers can alternatively get a 12 month Xbox Live subscription instead of FIFA 17… this incentive will end on 6 April 2017.

With only a few weeks to go, the team at Tech IT Out picked up an Xbox One S while covering CeBIT 2017 in Germany. You can check out the unboxing video below:

Edited By: Darryl Linington
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