Rumor: Microsoft is Planning a 250GB XBox 360 Bundle?
Recently two different retailers released a listing for a new Xbox 360 bundle with a substantial hard drive boost.
Amazon Germany [Register or Login to view links] a 250GB Xbox 360 Elite as well as South African site [Register or Login to view links], both with the same new SKU.
To quote: XboxGaming reports (via [Register or Login to view links]), a sales sheet from BT Games shows what they call a "Super Elite" 360 bundle, which comes with a 250GB hard drive and two wireless controllers packed in, for R4199.95 ($646).
XboxGaming further reports that they confirmed with "local 360 distributor" Comztek that this bundle is indeed coming, along with one that also includes Turn-10's upcoming Forza Motorsport 3 as well.
All this comes only a day after Amazon Germany posted a listing for a new 360 bundle that similarly comes with a 250GB hard drive, two controllers, and Forza 3.
Remember, you can't just convert the price Euro/Doller for Rand. Here in South Africa we have more mark-up than you guys do overseas. What amounts to 300 odd euro when converted could realistically be in the 2xx euro range.