U.S. retail stores held Microsoft Corp.’s Kinect for Xbox 360 under its MSRP to spur year-end holiday sales.
Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week held the Kinect sensor with three game titles at a sale price of $99.99, $50 below the $149.99 MSRP.
The retailer previously discounted the peripheral to under $100 in Black Friday and Cyber Monday promotional sales.
Meanwhile, Best Buy Co. Inc. this week discounted the Kinect sensor to $119.99 in a weekly sale.
Microsoft in Dec. said it sold 750,000 Kinect sensors were sold in bundle and stand-alone configurations during Black Friday week.