Micro Center® Extends $100 Savings on XBOX® 360 Throughout Holidays
Anticipates Sales of Over 100,000 XBOX 360s
HILLIARD, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Micro Center® today announced that it will extend savings of $1001 on in-store purchases of any Microsoft® XBOX® 360 system throughout the Holidays. After the $100 mail-in rebate, the XBOX 360 Premium is $299.99 and XBOX 360 Core System is $199.99.
“In view of shortages of PS3 and Wii models and the advantages of Microsoft’s Media Center Extender, we recognized that XBOX 360 models are clearly the premier game console gifts this season.”
“Micro Center is committed to offering the best selection and value for our customers,” said Kevin Jones, VP – Merchandising. “In view of shortages of PS3 and Wii models and the advantages of Microsoft’s Media Center Extender, we recognized that XBOX 360 models are clearly the premier game console gifts this season.”
“With the attention the PS3 and Wii launches have produced and the shortages on both products, we believe that a $100 rebate on XBOX 360 is a great way to encourage a wider group of customers to discover our new, larger gaming departments and provide Micro Center customers a premium gaming solution for the Holidays,” added Jones.
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Micro Center operates nineteen stores in major markets nationwide:
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1 Mail-in rebate on in-store purchases of XBOX 360 models; N/A @ www.microcenter.com. One/ customer. Good through 12/31/06 or while supply lasts.
Micro Center store locations:
CA - Tustin and Santa Clara; CO – Denver; GA – Atlanta (2); IL – Chicago (2); KS – Kansas City; MA – Boston; MI – Detroit; MN – Minneapolis; NY – Westbury, LI; OH – Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus; PA – Philadelphia; TX – Dallas, Houston; VA – Fairfax.
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