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Xbox One ''Day One Edition'' Now Sold Out On Amazon

Following today's news that the Xbox One was no longer available for pre-order on Best Buy's website, online retail giant Amazon also removed the option to purchase the Day One Edition on their website. You can still purchase the standard Xbox One console, but there is no indication that it will arrive at launch. (Xbox One)

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Stryfeno2  +   947d ago
*POPCORN! Get your fresh bag of Popcorn HERE!*
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allformats  +   947d ago
Ain't it funny that just after PS4's have been legitimately sold out at GameStop, that all of a sudden, Xbox One units are sold out at various outlets?

I call rubbish on all of this.
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xJumpManx  +   947d ago
Grow up and stop bad mouthing other consoles. If you do not want one fine but stop being a troll. Your Mommy needs should have taught you better.
xHeavYx  +   947d ago
The thing with the "sold out" is that it means nothing, they could have been 20 pre orders or 1000 pre orders.
Checking the totals, PS4 is still #3 and Xbox One is #6, also the PS4 has other bundles in the top 100, unlike the Xbox One
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NatureOfLogic  +   947d ago
Lets not forget that the WiiU also sold out before launch. This is all marketing. You won't really know until the console is actually released. I have a feeling that Xbox One won't sell as well as pre-orders suggests.
No_Limit  +   947d ago
"Ain't it funny that just after PS4's have been legitimately sold out at GameStop, that all of a sudden, Xbox One units are sold out at various outlets?"

It could only mean 2 things according to some N4G insiders.

1. MS paid off retailers to create false shortages
2. MS execs bought out the remaining Day One supply themselves to create shortages.

LOL, N4G never disappoint.
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nukeitall  +   947d ago

it is called delusion, when one cannot fathom that someone else wants something they themselves do not.

It is usually associated with fangirls!

The rest of the world just keeps spinning ignoring the bias n4g has.
BattleTorn  +   947d ago
Console wars aside, they're both pieces of electronics that play video games - wouldn't it make sense that if one sells out that the other would likely sell out too.
Couldntfindasn  +   947d ago
Or maybe.. by some chance they actually sold out... Lol I don't get how you can think MS is up to something? It's a next gen console. It's gonna sell out lol
justastranger10  +   946d ago
Xbox One day one edition is for me. Xbox One has the better exclusive games.
FanboyCrusher  +   946d ago
Ladies and gentlemen, I give you a fanboy. Seriously, one product sells out and no other product after is allowed to? Be happy this is happening, the economy is crap, and the gaming market is smaller than ever. This next generation was supposed to have the slowest adoption rate in history, and it's looking to be doing very well. We should all be very happy the competition is alive and healthy, it only brings better games for us to play.
opinska  +   946d ago
Fuk outta here.. It did sold out, stop being a fan boy... Both consoles sold out. For now.. I'm with Ps4 too though...
mediate-this  +   946d ago
yeah we have a real conspiracy on our hands here
EVILDEAD360  +   946d ago
Interesting. It means that there were more PS4 preorder consoles allotted to amazon than Day One Xbox Ones.

Makes sense with the #3 to #6 ratio of best sellers of 2013 remaining the same after both sold out.

Also interesting is in the UK the Xbox One Day one moved up 20 spots and is now #47

DRM reverse in effect.

This is still July.

Like expected both consoles are going to sell out completely in 2013.

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iamnsuperman  +   947d ago
I will take 5 bags. I might be here awhile

Anyway good to here
True_Samurai  +   947d ago
Large bucket please no make it 2
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AngelicIceDiamond  +   947d ago
It's a good thing MS making progress not a bad thing. Good for MS.
FlameHawk  +   947d ago
Actually all PS4 bundles on amazon have sold out except the standard edtion.
Animal Mutha 76  +   947d ago
Can I have a large popcorn half and half please ;)
JunioRS101  +   947d ago
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JunioRS101  +   947d ago
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jjb1981  +   946d ago
Can you layer the butter and add jalapeños please?!
CrimsonStar  +   946d ago
Some one help me . When you preorder one and it says Jan 4th possible receive date is it a place holder or is that an actual date ill get it . idc about the day one edition to much ,but the standard editions says January 4th , man I don't want to wait to long for it .

never used amazon before .
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FanboyCrusher  +   946d ago
It's just a place holder, my guess is that both consoles will be out sometime between mid October-end of November. Can't imagine them coming out any later.
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ps360owner09  +   946d ago

With the standard edition they can't promise that you will get the system on the day it first releases so they gave you a place holder date. Based on the supply of systems available you could get your system before Jan 4th or at a later date.

Once they get more information they are pretty good at giving updates. My standard edition ps4 got bumped up to a launch edition and my day one edition Xbox One date changed to November 27, 2013 within a week of me placing orders. Since you ordered on amazon you also won't have to worry about being charged for anything until your order ships.
greenlantern2814  +   946d ago
well not sure how many will be available at launch so either ps4 or xb1 being sold out means nothing.
if it is sold out and there are only 500 thousand units big deal if it is sold out and there are 3 million units than that is something.
this goes for both systems.
they are both gonna sell out at launch. the winner will be who ever put the most systems on selves.
TheGrimReaper0011  +   946d ago
I'll Take 14!
pyramidshead  +   947d ago
Bout time.
Pisque  +   947d ago
It didn't sold out...

Clearly a marketing strategy.

The Xbox One is too bad to sell that well. Imagine with that $499 price tag...
torchic  +   947d ago
what? dude it was bound to sell out. it took much longer to sell out than PS4 but it did nonetheless.

if it makes you feel any better, Xbox One will unlikely sell at PS4 levels after the launch hysteria ends, based on the pricing alone.
CrossingEden  +   947d ago
dat denial
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CRAIG667  +   947d ago
@Pisque - EPIC GRAMMAR!!!

"It didn't sold out..."

Did you actually attend class?
BattleTorn  +   947d ago
Refusing pre-orders AS MARKETING STRATEGY?

Yup, that's one good strategy!! Considering market strategies usually are design to incur pre-sales..
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ape007  +   947d ago
you're making a mockery out of yourself, the xbox one is a more complete system than sony playstation 4, it has everything in one system, xbox one have the potential to LEAD THE NEXT GEN and u know it
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CrimsonStar  +   946d ago
the ps3 was $600 at launch , so you my friend are a huge hypocrite .
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SixZeroFour  +   946d ago
tinfoil hats! get your tinfoil hats right here!!
lgn15  +   946d ago
How the fuck did that get 12 likes. And then MS fans are called stupid.
supraking951  +   947d ago
WOW took them THAT long? PS4 stand alone system sold out almost after one day...just saying
M$ PR probably behind this story just to show Xbone is in somewhat in demand LOL
Pisque  +   947d ago
Totally a makerting strategy..

They put a really limited amount of xbox one or they just lie to consumers
Cmk0121  +   947d ago
but ps4 not sold out at bestbuy... and MS is. Still think MS is getting their asses kicked. but it will be competitive IMO once they both launch.
HammadTheBeast  +   947d ago
Yeah... Best Buy lol. Gamestops where the real pre-orders are.
supraking951  +   947d ago
3 Gamestops told me there sold out at there secretly told me only 7 preorders :O
Sitdown  +   947d ago
Ummmm, Xbox one initially sold out on Amazon but then it was opened back up... do a quick Google search.
Manic2014  +   946d ago
Yes if one day mean's one month....Well almost one month.

The PS4 sold out end of last week that to the standard edition.
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Clarence  +   947d ago
Well better late than never. Just think how long it would have taken had they not changed their policies.
Cmk0121  +   947d ago
"With Best Buy and Amazon sold out of their launch allotment, you are now down to three main retailers -- Amazon, Wal-Mart,Target and GameStop. If you are planning on getting an Xbox One on release day, I'd go ahead and pre-order from one of them sooner rather than later."

Wait didnt he just say amazon sold out of launch consoles? LOL
bartender64  +   946d ago
At the end of the article, he also said that gamestop weren't allowing preorders either, lol.
NatureOfLogic  +   947d ago
Wow. It took forever to sell out. This can't be a good sign. I can't wait to get my PS4 in my hands.
ape007  +   947d ago
"This can't be a good sign"

now that's a bad nature for any logic
coopman300  +   946d ago
Not necessarily a bad sign, especially if they had a large amount of units for pre-order. I got mine straight from the ms website.
Arturo84  +   947d ago
If I do get a new console during those release dates it would be a bundle don't really c,are for special commerative specially the controllers which I've broken a bunch and the diferrent bundles still appear available everywhere
Grown Folks Talk  +   947d ago
Might as well stop posting any Microsoft related news here. Headline - "XBOX ONE IS BLACK." Comment - "Yeah right. Funny how legit news that PS4 has black in it came out, now all of a sudden Xbox One is black. What a joke."
fattyuk  +   947d ago
Bill gates phoned.... he would like you to pull your tongue outl
Grown Folks Talk  +   947d ago
Yep. Because everyone who doesn't share in your hatred is an ass kissing idiot.
warewolfSS  +   947d ago
Your an idiot
gamertk421  +   947d ago
But obviously the Xbox One is a much deeper black than the PS4!
fattyuk  +   947d ago
Sold out as amazon have decided to only take 100 consoles,

Now waits for...

"all amazon Xbox one first day games sold out"!

as they only have 15 to sell.
Death  +   947d ago
What would happen if they only allocated what they could deliver? There is a good chance Sony is locking up gamers money with no intention to deliver on launch day or even before years end.
fattyuk  +   946d ago
Dunno what it's like where you live but in the UK they don't take any money until your item has been shipped.
XabiDaChosenOne  +   947d ago
Lol finally,it's been a month since the X1 went on sale for preorder, the fact that it took this long to sellout with a more limited supply as opposed to the PS4 says alot.
Death  +   947d ago
I was hoping someone had knowledge of actual supply for both consoles. Do us all a solid and tell us how many units are currently available for pre-order and how many are available for the holidays. It'll be nice to finally put this bs to rest. Some people are just making stuff up without having actual numbers or factual info to base their opinions on.
XabiDaChosenOne  +   947d ago
It's really not that hard to put two and two together. With multiple stores reporting limited supply for the Xbox one as opposed to Sony telling Gamestop to "open the floodgates". It's not that hard to figure out unless
A) You lack elementary problem solving skills
B) You're in denial
I'm guessing you fall within one of these categories?
Sitdown  +   947d ago
Do you have the numbers to define "limited"... cause hotter many limited edition games are still available years later and on the other side, you temporarily open the flood gates... again no numbers. So Atty the end of the day, you can use your logic... but you still have no concrete evidence.
coopman300  +   946d ago
Just because sony said open the flood gates doesnt mean theyll be able to deliver all these units on day one.
warewolfSS  +   947d ago
Yeah I'm glad someone has the numbers..

What are they?
Pancit_Canton  +   947d ago
Supply and Demand.

Number ONE strategy of business corporation since the dawn of the consumers.
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strigoi814  +   947d ago
Finally Eh!
Roper316  +   947d ago
probably all MS employees and Greenpowerz that bought them
gamertk421  +   947d ago
Don't you dare to forget including me. I'm one of the staunchest MS advocates anywhere! Anywhere!!!
Roper316  +   947d ago
Well enjoy your console when it arrives, I'm passing on the XB1 but I did own a original XB & a 360.
MrWegman  +   947d ago
I have both the PS4 and Xbox One Day 1 console pre-ordered from amazon... placed the orders right after the E3 announcements.... I know most people will disagree with me, but I am looking forward to the Xbox One more... Kinect 2.0 might be a game changer... I actually like the kinect...
Arturo84  +   947d ago
With all the precautions you could take how are you gonna feel if the kinect breaks and no matter how many controllers remotes tablets smartphones you have your box has become unplayable because the console is now dependant on a accesory plopping 100 bucks plus each time wouldn't be fun also ms hasn't specified if the kinect will be initially available in stores I've been having the worry if atleast initially ms only allows for the kinect to be sent in for repairs imagine waiting a month to play becuz of the kinect btw not bashing your choices just been wondering if people care about that situation emerging
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warewolfSS  +   947d ago
Why do you care so much what the man does or perfers?
Sitdown  +   947d ago
By that logic.... let's assume our power cord breaks on the ps4 or bluray drive stops functioning....let's create all kinds of random scenarios so that we feel justified. Mass hysteria.... Let's do it.
JerkDaNerd7   946d ago | Spam
lgn15  +   946d ago
I'm not even phased by the comment as I am with your lack of using a single punctuation mark. That takes a "special" level of skill. Special indeed.
Arturo84  +   946d ago
First fuck the grammar police wannabe and second what cord has cost you over 100 bucks also what we can consider typical setups don't place cords in a exposed manner so it shouldn't be in danger how the kinect could and third let's say the drive did go down you still have the digital option until repairs can be made.
BattleTorn  +   947d ago
Cool video. I don't like Kinect, even more after owning one, but that there really demonstrated how a younger generation may find the device second-nature. (Like us with controllers) The game seems rather responsive of the kids movements. (Limited input, mind you)
JerkDaNerd7   946d ago | Spam
MasterCornholio  +   947d ago
Now that took a long time to happen.

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Belking  +   947d ago
That's bads news for this
lgn15  +   946d ago
Pfff, the circle jerk is infinite!
JBSleek  +   947d ago
These comments make me laugh as people legitimately are fighting over pre order sales and selling out of a console four months prior to an actual release.

Are people serious? They can't be...
No_Limit  +   947d ago
Also of note. Since the Day one edition had already sold out, the standard edition has just moved up to the #2 spot on the mover and shaker list. It is up 3505%. Well done!!
BattleTorn  +   947d ago

Holy! 3505% increase on the Standard Edition.

Massive increases for GTAV too - 450% for X360, 662% for PS3.
FrigidDARKNESS  +   947d ago
There you have it folks thr xbox one is selling out everywhere. At 499.00 folks see the value of the product and feattures it has over the competition.
DoesUs  +   947d ago
It's selling out as their isn't much stock to go around. Simple really.
ScubaSteve1  +   947d ago
How many of these preorders will go towards eBay, Craigslist and the black market?
FrigidDARKNESS  +   947d ago
True, but hat isn't an issue as long as the sale go through a retailer.
illtownNJONE  +   947d ago
I hat3 sony drones .....not playstation fans but the sony drones, the ones who hate on everything that the comp is doing..... stfu its only video games sheeesh yall are the worst, yall knock ms for showing tv and no games at 1st but its okay when sony does it SONY TV and show no games for their ps4 at e3. I have nothing againt sony but yall drones are the worst
xReDeMpTiOnx  +   947d ago
Why are people so stupid? It doesn't matter if one is sold out and the other one isn't, it matters on allocation of units.

For example because of the x1 180, and over hearing problems they probably have a much smaller allocation of units compared to how Sony is already sending out finished dev kits so they most likely have a lot more.
kostchtchie_  +   947d ago
don't see why people are surprised, the xbox360 with its RROD and pay to play online bullshit sold millions, nothing new that same retards that bought that would continue to support a bullshit company, only thing i would have liked to see if these sales still happened if there DRM and other system issues were in place
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Kayant  +   947d ago
Looks like people are very eager to jump to next-gen :)
assdan  +   946d ago
Whatever. PS4 is sold out at every retailer, with every bundle.
mediate-this  +   946d ago
people please your heads, if these companies gave limitless consoles to the retailers, it just would not sell, they give a certain amount, which is called the first wave, after the first wave the companies get a response from the media and consumer public, they then either ship more to retailers or hold back which is called supply and demand. micro could have just ten preorders for each retailer, they are building demand for the product,

they did the same thing with the 360, keeps people wanting it. every company does it, some better then others.
PFFT  +   946d ago
Im glad i reserved mine on time.
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