Kinect official UAE launch date & pricing
Microsoft’s controller-free motion sensor to launch in November with 15 titles.
At the official Middle East unveiling event today, Microsoft announced the final launch date and pricing for its upcoming motion sensing camera Kinect.
Kinect will launch in the UAE on November 10th with 15 titles available at launch. Kinect will be available separately and also as a part of different set of SKUs, bullet-pointed below:
- Kinect sensor with Kinect Adventures for AED 699.
- Xbox 360 4GB Kinect + Kinect Adventures for AED 1,399
- Xbox 360 250GB Kinect + Kinect Adventures for AEd1,650
Microsoft says retailers will soon begin taking pre-orders for the Xbox 360 Kinect console bundle and the Kinect for Xbox in a few weeks’ time. Kinect games, such as “Kinectimals,” “Kinect Sports” and “Kinect Joy Ride,” will retail at a price of AED 199 (ERP).
The vanilla 4GB and 250GB SKU will also be available for AED 899 and AED 1,150 respectively.
Our coverage for the launch event will be up shortly with hands-on impressions on a number of games, plus a groovy number by our very own Nicholas Rego. Keep tuned!