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UAE release date, price announced for Xbox One

Nation’s gamers can now prepare for September launch

UAE release date, price announced for Xbox One
The Xbox One goes on sale in the UAE on 5 September.

Microsoft’s Devices group today announced that its Xbox One gaming console will be available in UAE on 5 September with an entry price of AED1,749.

Each system will include the 500GB Blu-ray console with built-in Wi-Fi, one Xbox One wireless controller and a free 14-day trial of Xbox Live Gold for new members. 

Microsoft will also launch Xbox One with Kinect at AED2,199. Kinect allows gesture controls, biometric sign-in, controller paring, Skype video calls and scanning of QR codes. It also delivers enhanced features in some games such as Kinect Sports Rivals, Dead Rising 3 and Project Spark. 

The UAE launch will feature a number of titles including Forza Horizon 2 and Halo: The Master Chief Collection, which comes with a multiplayer beta of Halo 5: Guardians.

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