It will be interesting to see whether Microsoft Australia will offer Australian consumer their XBox 360 complete with a Kinect sensor for $99.The offer is being made to US consumers who sign on for a two-year $15 monthly Xbox Gold Subscription.
Microsoft will only offer the special deal for the 4GB game console this week.
In Australia the Xbox 360 with Kinect sensor is selling for $369, users then have to pay a minimum of $5.00 a month to access Xbox Live.
Under the new US deal 24 months at $15 a month is still under the price that Microsoft Australia is asking consumers to pay for a basic XBox 360 complete with the Kinect sensor.
Currently the XBox 360 with Kinect is selling at Best Buy in the USA for $287.