Microsoft announced price cuts for the Xbox 360 console in Europe, starting this Friday you'll be able to get a Xbox 360 Arcade for only 179EUR! A Xbox 360 with 60GB HDD will cost 239.99EUR and the Xbox 360 Elite with 120GB HDD will retail for 299.99EUR.
The cheapest Xbox 360 console is now around 30-35% cheaper in Europe than the Nintendo Wii.
From Friday, 19th September, Xbox 360, which includes a 60GB hard drive and one wireless controller, will have an ERP of €239.99/£169.99. The Xbox 360 Elite, which comes with a massive 120GB hard drive enabling consumers to store huge quantities of content downloaded from Xbox LIVE Marketplace as well as their own music, will have an ERP of €299.99/£229.99. The Xbox 360 Arcade console, perfect for those wishing to make their first foray into the gaming and entertainment world of Xbox, will have an ERP of €179/£129.99.