Xbox One X hits 80,000 United Kingdom sales in first week

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The Xbox One X is officially out, with the "true 4K" hardware seeing Microsoft become the manufacturer of the most powerful console of this generation.

Accessories Save $50 on Xbox Elite Wireless controller with the purchase of an Xbox One X from now through November 18th.

It's ideal timing too, considering the many upcoming holiday and Black Friday sales that will soon be advertised heavily across the Xbox brand in the coming days.

The functionality, which was first introduced last month to users of the Xbox Insider Program, allows users to buy gifts for friends and family via either their GamerTag or email address. Design your own controller using the Xbox Design Lab program and save $15. 2.

Gaming consoles are usually one of the most sought after gadgets during the holiday shopping season.

Microsoft is disclosing its Black Friday rebates today, and there are various arrangements in case you're occupied with an Xbox, Windows portable workstation, or a Windows Mixed Reality headset. Gamers can also save on Xbox Live Gold subscriptions and the Xbox Game Pass. Different arrangements incorporate $50 off 1TB and 500GB Xbox One S packages, and rebates on some Xbox recreations, frill, and Xbox Live memberships.

Update: A Microsoft spokesperson confirmed to Engadget that the $189 console is indeed the 500 GB version.

For example, you will be able to get hold of an Xbox One S with a free game for just $189 (£144). Check with your local retailer for more details. During their Black Friday sale, a 1 TB PS4 will be sold with $100 slashed from its original price of $299.99, which leaves the price at $199.99.

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