At the time of publication, the console is in stock and available for Prime delivery, meaning players looking for an Xbox Series X for Christmas, will be able to receive one as soon as tomorrow.
You can purchase the console via the following link:
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Console manufacturers have struggled with stock shortages for over 18 months now, after the pandemic shut down essential supply chains and saw demand for gaming devices increase significantly as countries implemented social distancing measures.
Chip maker Toshiba also recently warned that supply issues for power regulating chips will stretch well into next year and perhaps even beyond.
At launch last year, we called the Xbox Series X “The most PC-like console yet” and said that:
“There’s no doubt that eventually, Series X’s exclusive software line-up will make it an essential purchase for core players – you only need to look at Microsoft’s list of studio acquisitions to see that – but for now it’s like a stage waiting for its star acts.”