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EB Games’ Xbox Series S, Xbox Series X trade-in deals detailed

Update: EB Games has confirmed that Xbox Series pre-orders will go live form 8.00 am AEST on 22 September.

Microsoft has confirmed that’s the earliest that consoles can be pre-ordered within the country, so expect other retailers to follow suit.

Australian Xbox Series X/S pre-order times

VIC/NSW/QLD/TAS/ACT: 8.00 am 22 September 2020
SA/NT: 7.30 am 22 September 2020
WA: 6.00 am 22 September 2020

Original story: EB Games’ Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X trade-in deals were today detailed by the retailer.

Those who trade-in an Xbox One S for an Xbox Series S will receive $200 AUD for their old console, bringing the price of the Series S down to $299 AUD.

Similarly, those who trade-in an Xbox One X for an Xbox Series X will receive $350 AUD for their old console, bringing the price of the Series S down to $399 AUD.

Pre-orders for both consoles will be available online, as per reports, from 22 September. Moreover, EB Games will also seek a $200 AUD deposit upfront and that pre-orders will be limited to one per customer.

We compared outright pricing of the Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X against the 24-month Xbox All Access financing plan here.

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