Support for Xbox 360 will last three more years, while sales of Xbox One on 22 November
During the Citi Global Technology conference, Microsoft announced the period during which she intends to support the Xbox 360. Not all gamers are waiting for the launch of Xbox One, so it’s a very important question.
The company promised to provide services for users of the Xbox 360 for another three years. Yusuf Mehdi, who is responsible for marketing and strategic planning for Xbox, has not announced when it will stop supporting the old console, but taking into account the announced period of three years, support for Xbox 360 will be completed closer to the end of 2016
Meanwhile, it became known date of the beginning of sales of Xbox One. This is a 22 Nov 2013 it Seems that reason chose this day because on 22 November started selling the Xbox 360 back in 2005
The official announcement was made on Xbox Wire, which also appeared details of markets from which new console will begin your journey. The list consists of 13 countries: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, UK and USA. In Russia, as well as in some other countries, the beginning of sales is expected in 2014.
Microsoft also said that Xbox One has become the best selling console in the history of the company. Of course, we are talking about pre-orders.
: Xbox Wire