- You can currently buy the Xbox Series X from Microsoft.
- Both new and used, but refurbished models are offered.
- You can usually get a Series S without any problems, even at lower prices.
Microsoft released the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S in Germany, but demand remains high many months after the release – Microsoft even sees itself as the market leader.
But a look at the last few months shows that the situation seems to be improving. You can currently get the Xbox Series X directly from Microsoft, new for 500 dollars or overhauled for 470 dollars.
However, you still have the option of buying an Xbox Series X or Series S in installments, the offer is still available online at Cyberport.
at Cyberport Check Xbox All Access availability*
However, Media Markt and Saturn also offer Xbox All Access in local markets. If there is a shop near you, pay it a visit – or call in advance to inquire about the possibilities.
With Xbox All Access you pay 33 dollars a month for two years for the Xbox Series X with Game Pass Ultimate.
Xbox Series S
Otherwise, fans can still order the cheaper Xbox Series S. The dealers usually undercut the RRP of 300 dollars. You can currently get the console for around 244 to 280 dollars.
Together with the Game Pass, you are very well equipped after a purchase to enjoy a wide variety of games. Don’t underestimate the small console. Current top titles such as Halo Infinite or Microsoft Flight Simulator also run on it.
at Pricezilla 266 Euro*
at Cyberport 280 Euro*
In the tariff world of Media Markt and Saturn, the Xbox Series S is currently also available as a free addition to a mobile phone contract with the Galaxy S21 FE 5G. For a monthly price of 24.99 dollars you get the mobile phone with an all-network flat rate including 10 gigabytes of data volume – either in the Vodafone or Telekom network.
You should keep an eye on these dealers
If you haven’t had any luck so far, you should continue to check the stocks of various retailers. The following links will take you directly to the Xbox listings of well-known retailers.
Xbox Series X kaufen
At Saturn, customers could register for a short time Order the Xbox Series X with a trick. It was possible to scroll down to a data comparison of the X and S models on the product page and still get hold of a console by clicking on the shopping cart symbol. This is no longer possible now, but maybe the trick will work again in the future. Just try it.
Can’t find a console at the moment? Microsoft has confirmed that the company will produce new consoles as soon as possible. So patience is still required. Or you can get the cheaper alternative now.
Buy Xbox Series S for 270 to 300 dollars
You can see a clear price difference between the two console models. Don’t be too quickly seduced by the lower price of the S model, because you absolutely have to know the disadvantages before you buy. Read more in our first Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S comparison.
Tips to order a new Xbox faster
Currently, fans order video game consoles as soon as they make retailers available. So you don’t have much time to buy. We give you a few tips that will increase your chances.
- Open several shops in the browser and press F5
- Twitter-Bot Follow Xbox Bot De
- Create accounts with shops in advance to save time
- Sign up for our next-gen console newsletter (below the article)
Are you still undecided whether you should rather buy a PlayStation? Then take a look at our PS5 vs Xbox Series X comparison.
If you keep missing out on available consoles and only ever find sold-out consoles, then this is also due to the so-called scalpers. They buy up available contingents in a targeted manner in order to later sell them on platforms such as eBay at a significantly higher price.
Buy Xbox games cheaper
If you already have a console or it’s on its way to you, you’re probably already looking for games. We’ll tell you how to buy games for the Xbox Series X as cheaply as possible.
Xbox Series X im Test
The Xbox Series X has often been called the most powerful console ever. In the test you will find out why this should be the case and also what we think is better than Sony’s new PS5.
Accessories for Xbox Series X
Xbox Series X accessories are also available. For example, the new Xbox Series X Wireless Controller M is available for around 60 dollars. The battery for the pad is already significantly cheaper.
The external SSD memory card for the new Xbox consoles is also available. You pay 240 dollars for such an expansion from Seagate with one terabyte of memory. You can get them a little cheaper here.
If you get a brand new Xbox and have set it up, there could be various difficulties such as error messages, as is usually the case with a console launch. In that case, take a look at our Xbox Series X problem and solution article. You might find the solution to an acute problem in just a few seconds.
Set up Xbox Series X
You can easily set up your Xbox Series X or Xbox Series S. We will tell you important information for the start of your new Microsoft console.
After buying a new console and several games, you may want to start saving again. We reveal how to avoid hitting your electric bill by putting your Xbox Series X on power mode.
PS5 also in great demand
And what about the competition? The PS5 is also sold out almost everywhere. Until you get hold of a copy, get your first impressions in our test report on the PS5.
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