Retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. this week began selling a bundle that includes Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One and Hisense Co. Ltd.’s Sharp HDTV Roku TV in a new sales initiative.
This week, customers can purchase an Xbox One 500GB Bundle and the Sharp 50-inch HDTV Roku TV at $499.99.
Microsoft in Aug. began selling the Xbox One S 2TB SKU at $399.99.
The Xbox One S is a console 40 percent smaller than the current Xbox One and includes 4K Ultra HD video, High Dynamic Range, and a streamlined controller.
In the fourth quarter, the Xbox business declined nine percent between Apr. and June compared to the year prior.
Xbox Live members increased to 49 million, up 33 percent from one year ago.