Target Corp. this week discounted Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 4GB console and offered a $20 Bonus with the purchase of the hardware in a new retail promotion.
This week, customers can purchase the Xbox 360 4GB SKU at $179.99 and receive a bonus $20 Gift Card at no additional cost.
The Xbox 360 ranked as the No. 1 hardware in Feb. U.S. retail sales.
Microsoft in Jan. said it shipped 5.9 million Xbox 360 consoles in the second fiscal quarter, a decline from 8.2 million units the year prior.
The Entertainment and Devices division, which includes the Xbox business, recorded revenue of $3.8 billion, a 11 percent decline from one year ago.
Operating income increased 15 percent to $596 million.