Microsoft Confirms Xbox 360 4GB and $149 Kinect Price Tag

Submitted by lalit on July 20, 2010 - 2:49pm.

Microsoft today announced all-new Xbox 360 4GB console, the Kinect Sensor and “Kinect Adventures” packed together for $299. For existing Xbox 360 owners Kinect sensor and Kinect Adventures pack will be available for $149.99. The new Xbox 360 4GB console, which begins shipping on Aug. 3 in the U.S., will be available for $199.99. The Kinect sensor is able to track full body movements, respond to your voice and deliver a multiplayer experience. The Kinect Adventures games will allow players to make their way through 20 adventures, navigating roaring rapids and ducking and dodging through mountaintop obstacle courses with Kinect sensor.

“Kinect for Xbox 360 offers tremendous entertainment value for the whole family,” said Dennis Durkin, Xbox 360 chief operating officer. “With full body, voice and the ability to play games with your friends right out of the box, Kinect is the most unique, complete and affordable way for everyone to enjoy controller-free fun and entertainment.”

Starting today, select retailers are taking pre-orders for the Xbox 360 Kinect Console Bundle at $299.99 and Kinect for Xbox 360 at $149.99. If you pre-order Kinect or the Xbox 360 Kinect Console Bundle today, you will receive a token to download three exclusive game levels for “Kinect Adventures,” the game included with Kinect. No official shipping date yet for Kinect. You can get more information about Kinect and pre-order now on Xbox’s website.