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Can Sony match or beat Microsoft’s prices? (pic: Metro)The Monday Inbox looks at console launch prices through the ages, as one reader gives up on Paper Mario: The Origami King.
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Widening gapOkay, so now, finally, things are starting to get interesting when it comes to the next gen. Microsoft has been forced into going first, by leaks if nothing else, and they couldn’t have really done better with those prices. Xbox Series S is much cheaper than I would’ve thought with, as far as I’m concerned, no major compromises, while the Xbox Series X is expensive but not stupid expensive and a little less than I was prepared for.
So what happens now with Sony? As many have already said, it’s hard to see how they’re going to be able to match the price of the Xbox Series X as their SSD is faster but more expensive. And I don’t see anyway they can get anywhere close to the Xbox Series S with their All Digital Edition. Not only is the implication that it’s the same console …
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