Now that PS4 is $450 in Canada, the Titanfall bundle is price parity.

#11JuuzhPosted 3/15/2014 2:06:38 PM
MS probably won't do the same because they want to sell more consoles. To me, $50 isn't a big difference. I don't see why someone would switch consoles over a matter of principle because the PS4 is still cheaper. Although, I have read some pretty funny things on the PS4 boards over this.
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#12EnclavePosted 3/15/2014 2:08:37 PM
CourtofOwls posted...
the first party games are going up to $70 too,with up to 15% tax (province pending)
http://kotaku.com/the-playstation-4-is-now-50-more-expensive-in-canada-1544585336

so further advantage xbo and pc...especially pc
trying to speed up their bankruptcy i guess


The prices on Xbox One games also have gone up, that's not purely happening to PS4 games. Don't be surprised if the Xbone also increases in price soon, in fact if you want to get one? Probably best to buy it soon, before the price increases.
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#13ORANGE666Posted 3/15/2014 2:21:19 PM
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow
#14slyman19Posted 3/15/2014 2:23:50 PM
ORANGE666 posted...
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow


Where did you get your numbers?
#15ORANGE666Posted 3/15/2014 2:26:50 PM
slyman19 posted...
ORANGE666 posted...
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow


Where did you get your numbers?


$0.90 US is $1 Canadian

$400 x 0.9 = $360
$500 x 0.9 = $450

Price of PS4 and Xone games in Canada are now $70 at Gamestop
#16wake_me_420Posted 3/15/2014 2:27:53 PM
motoraptor posted...
I live in Canada, and one of my friends who missed the opportunity to grab a PS4 while they were available is furious at the news.


it almost makes it worth it that this would make someone furious.
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#17slyman19Posted 3/15/2014 2:32:22 PM
ORANGE666 posted...
slyman19 posted...
ORANGE666 posted...
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow


Where did you get your numbers?


$0.90 US is $1 Canadian

$400 x 0.9 = $360
$500 x 0.9 = $450

Price of PS4 and Xone games in Canada are now $70 at Gamestop


How do you know that Sony or Microsoft is losing money on each console sold though?
#18EnclavePosted 3/15/2014 2:40:32 PM
slyman19 posted...
ORANGE666 posted...
slyman19 posted...
ORANGE666 posted...
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow


Where did you get your numbers?


$0.90 US is $1 Canadian

$400 x 0.9 = $360
$500 x 0.9 = $450

Price of PS4 and Xone games in Canada are now $70 at Gamestop


How do you know that Sony or Microsoft is losing money on each console sold though?


He just means compared to what they were making before. With the lower dollar they are simply making less off each system. This could very easily mean both are now being sold for a loss since both were apparently not making much profit off each sale.
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#19teh1337gosu(Topic Creator)Posted 3/15/2014 2:56:24 PM
CourtofOwls posted...
the first party games are going up to $70 too,with up to 15% tax (province pending)
http://kotaku.com/the-playstation-4-is-now-50-more-expensive-in-canada-1544585336

so further advantage xbo and pc...especially pc
trying to speed up their bankruptcy i guess


15% tax where I live, infamous SS is $80+ with tax.
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#20DarkAdonis123Posted 3/15/2014 3:07:16 PM
ORANGE666 posted...
slyman19 posted...
ORANGE666 posted...
The Xbox1 will likely go up as in price as well. Microsoft is losing $50 extra for each Xone sold in Canada, while Sony is losing $40.

The only question is when, because that loss is only going to continue to grow


Where did you get your numbers?


$0.90 US is $1 Canadian

$400 x 0.9 = $360
$500 x 0.9 = $450

Price of PS4 and Xone games in Canada are now $70 at Gamestop


They could've had these prices from the beginning. But they decided to bait and switch.
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