The Playstation 4 popped up at Amazon yesterday and is still there. Saturday, it is the Xbox One's turn for those looking for the next-gen console before Christmas but it is available at Best Buy as well.
The standard Xbox One is available by itself for $499.99 from Amazon for as long as stock lasts. There is no bundle as it is just the console by itself. Free shipping is available but one-day and two-day shipping is available as well to ensure that the Xbox One arrives by Christmas Eve.
Best Buy is full of Xbox One bundles, however. The cheapest bundle starts at $539.98 with $20 taken off a one year Xbox LIVE Gold subscription. It goes up from there to $629.96 with a bundle that features the Xbox One, Call of Duty: Ghosts, an extra controller and a one year subscription to Xbox LIVE Gold. The latter may be the best value since it comes with a $50 discount.
Free in-store pickup is available at Best Buy to ensure that you get it as soon as possible.
It's unclear if Amazon or Best Buy might get another shipment of the Xbox One after this before the end of the year. It's possible that local retailers such as GameStop, Walmart, Target and Toys R Us may receive some extra stock in on Sunday, Dec. 22 as well.
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