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
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.