Xbox Series X price is $499/£449, launches November 10th with pre-orders opening soon

By Sean Carey,
Microsoft has finally announced the price and pre-order details for the Xbox Series X. The Xbox Series X is priced at $499 and will launch on the same day as the Xbox Series S, November 10th. Pre-orders for both consoles will go live on September 22nd.

Xbox price release date

A post over on Xbox Wire from Xbox boss Phil Spencer reads, "On November 10th, a new generation of console gaming begins. That’s when our vision becomes reality with the most performant, immersive and compatible next-generation console gaming experiences, and the freedom to play your games with your friends, anytime, anywhere."

Both the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S will launch globally on November 10th, with pre-orders opening on September 22nd. The Xbox Series X will cost $499/£449 and the Xbox Series S $299/£249. However, both can be purchased via the Xbox All Access programme which has been expanded into 12 countries. You'll be able to grab a next-gen Xbox and 24 months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate starting at $24.99 a month with no upfront cost. Microsoft also announced today that EA Play will soon be included in Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Xbox Game Pass for PC.

Xbox All Access will be available in 12 countries this holiday with more being added to the programme in 2021. The confirmed list of countries and retailers is below:
  • Australia at Telstra
  • Canada at EB Games
  • Denmark at Elgiganten
  • Finland at Gigantti
  • France at FNAC
  • New Zealand at Spark
  • Norway at Elkj?p
  • Poland at Media Expert
  • South Korea at SK Telecom
  • Sweden at Elgiganten
  • UK at GAME and Smyths Toys
  • United States at Best Buy, GameStop, Target, Microsoft Store, and Walmart
The Xbox Series X will launch on November 10th priced at $499/£449.
Sean Carey
Written by Sean Carey
Sean joined the team as a Staff Writer for both TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies in 2019. He games across all platforms and is always looking for an excuse to replay any of the Metal Gear Solid titles.