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The Xbox One S with 1 TB of internal storage (and a disk drive) currently costs $ 207.80 at Walmart. This is much less than its usual price of $ 299, and it's almost $ 50 cheaper than Microsoft's new all-digital Xbox One S model that bypasses a Blu-ray drive.
In this context, this price is a few dollars. The best price seen during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It does not come with a game, although the Xbox Game Pass is a decent alternative if you just want to try a lot of games on demand without paying a lot. The Game Pass currently costs $ 1 for a three-month subscription, and allows you to download and play games like Monster Hunter: World, Forza Horizon 4, Rocket League, Shadow of the Tomb Raider and many more.
Game Pass presents a strong argument for being fully digital on Xbox One, but since this model comes with a disk drive, it will not be limited to discounts on digital titles, which are generally worse and occur less frequently than sales on the game discs. You can simply buy a game at a local retailer when you discover an attractive sale. Hey, the drives are fine after all!
We do not expect this agreement to last long, and although this purchase is through Walmart, it is not available for pickup at your local store.