Best Buy Co. Inc. this week began offering a $20 bonus price cut Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS XL hardware by $20 in a new sale.
This week, the Nintendo 3DS XL holds a discount price of $179.99, $20 off the $199.99 MSRP.
The Nintendo 3DS XL includes a 4.88-inch main display, 90 percent larger the Nintendo 3DS, and includes a 4GB SD card.
Nintendo in Oct. cut annual sales of the Nintendo 3DS by 5.4 percent to 17.5 million units. In addition, it lowered 3DS software sales by 4.5 percent.
Nintendo lowered full-year net income by 70 percent to six billion yen, or $75 million. It previously estimated net income at 20 billion yen.
For the first half of the fiscal year, Nintendo held revenue of $2.5 billion, down from $2.7 billion one year ago. It posted a loss of $359.8 million compared to a loss of $880.7 million one year prior.