Microsoft has officially made it’s XBOX Series X and Series S up for pre-orders starting today on e-commerce websites Amazon India and Flipkart. The e-stores are also offering good deals on both platforms. Notably, at the time of writing this article, we tried pre-ordering both the gaming consoles, but we were unable to pre-order the XBOX Series X from any of the e-commerce platform. While the XBOX Series S was available for pre-orders without any difficulty.
We have tried pin codes from Hyderabad and Bangalore, but the sites were showing that the product is currently out of stock in this area. Let’s have a closer look at the price and features of the XBOX Series X and Series S in India.
XBOX Series X and Series S Pre-Orders and Price in India
The XBOX Series X and the Series S both the gaming consoles are up for pre-orders on Amazon India and Flipkart at Rs 49,990 and Rs 34,990 respectively. The XBOX Series X comes in black colour option with 1TB storage and the Series S comes in white colour option for 512GB storage variant. According to the Amazon India listing, the Xbox Series S will start shipping to the customers from November 10th.
Amazon and Flipkart both are providing attractive offers on the newly launched gaming consoles. Flipkart is offering 5% unlimited cash back on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card and 5% off if you are making your purchase via Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card. Amazon, on the other hand, is offering 10% Amazon Pay Cashback on purchase of Rs 500 or more with newly saved VISA cards, 5% up to Rs 1,500 Instant discount on Bank of Baroda Credit and ICICI Bank Debit Card EMI transactions. You can also avail a 5% Instant discount with HSBC Cashback card.
XBOX Series X and Series S Features and
The XBOX Series X is powered by 8X Cores @ 3.8 GHz (3.66 GHz w/SMT) Custom Zen 2 CPU, paired with 12 TFLOPS, 52 CUs @1.825 GHz Custom RDNA 2 GPU. The gaming console is backed by a 16GB GDDR6 RAM with w/320 bit-wide bus. Under the hood, the XBOX Series X packs 1TB Custom NVME SSD. The memory bandwidth of the console is 10 GB @ 560 GB/s, 6 GB @ 336 GB/s.
Under the hood, the XBOX Series S draws power to form a 3.6 GHz (3.4 GHz w/SMT) Custom Zen 2 CPU, clubbed with 4 TFLOPS, 20 CUs @1.565 GHz GPU. The gaming console is backed by 10 GB GDDR6 RAM with 128 bit-wide bus with Memory Bandwidth of 8 GB @ 224 GB/s, 2 GB @ 56 GB/s.