Amazon.com Inc. this week began offering EA Inc.’s Battlefield 3 and an Xbox Live subscription free with the purchase of Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 4GB SKU in a new Black Friday promotion.
In the Deal of the Day offer, customers who purchase the Xbox 360 4GB will receive Battlefield 3 and an Xbox Live 3-Month subscription at no additional cost.
Microsoft in Nov. began sale of Xbox Holiday Value Bundle SKUs that sell from $299.99 to $399.99.
The Xbox 360 ranked as the No. 1 hardware in Oct. U.S. sales.
It held more than 44 percent of current generation market share for the month.