News: Where To Pre-Order Your Xbox One

microsoft-xbox-oneWith the anticipated release of the Next-Gen Xbox One console the question now on gamer’s lips is: Where am I going to pre-order my Xbox One from?

Yesterday, ASDA opened up its Xbox One pre-orders, charging a £20 fee to buy a discount voucher for the console which also reserves a launch unit on the day of release.

xbox one voucher 2

The way that this voucher works is that by purchasing it, customers with a voucher can use it on the console’s launch day to buy the Xbox One at a discounted price as well as giving these voucher holders priority in delivery.

As well as this customers have the ability to cancel their pre-order at any time and get their £20 back. Sounds pretty handy doesn’t it?

ASDA joins retailers such as Game and Blockbuster in offering this £20 discount offer to reserve a console.

With quite an opposite approach, online retailers such as Zavvi and Amazon have set their own pre-order prices for the console rather than using this voucher method; this commits you to spending a large amount in comparison to the former. With Amazon setting a placeholder price of £599.99 (subject to change) let’s all hope that the console does not end up reaching those pricey heights.

Like The Games Cabin on Facebook for the latest gaming news, reviews, rumours, trailers and give-aways.

Where would you order your Xbox One from? Would you pay £599.99 for the next-gen console? Had any terrible experiences with pre-ordering a console? Let us know in the comments below

1 comment
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.