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250Gb 360 HDD to cost £65 in UK

Thursday, 25th March 2010 14:54 GMT By Johnny Cullen

250Gb 360 HDD

Xbox Community Manager for the UK Graeme Boyd – aka AceyBongos – has tweeted that the standalone 360 250 Gb HDD will cost £65 when it gets here in the UK on April 16.

And yes, that means the 120Gb HDD, which is to get a price-cut to £80, will be more expensive.

Boyd said in a tweet: “You probably saw the announce of the 250GB Xbox HDD, but just to confirm: It is coming to UK/Europe, RRP is £64.99/99.99 Euro.”

He further added: “Lower the pitchforks and douse the torches – the 250GB does come with a data transfer kit. Sorry for the confusion.”

We’re checking in with Microsoft to see about the price differences with the HDDs.

Thanks, Eurogamer.

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  1. sennasnit

    Still fucking robbery.

    #1 4 years ago
  2. Tiago Leite

    Err… so it’s £65 or £70? Or I misread the article?…

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Johnny Cullen

    D’oh. Brain automatically decided to round it off to the nearest tenth. Fixed anyways.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. Tiago Leite

    LOL ;)

    #4 4 years ago
  5. Sleazy Bastard

    65 pounds is actually 72 euros and yet they’re selling it for almost 30 euros more throughout the rest of europe. Thank god for amazon.co.uk.

    #5 4 years ago
  6. themadjock

    I think I’ll spend £80 and get the 120GB ….

    #6 4 years ago
  7. ruckus

    Man – and I thought I scored a bargain for my 120GB last week from Argos (£59.99). Still I doubt I could’ve hanged on till April.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. theevilaires

    you guys need to get your currency right over there, its like 12 different types WTF. Euro,pound,quid…wtf is a quid.

    #8 4 years ago
  9. ninjanutta2

    a quid is 1 pound.the uk use pounds and the rest of europe use euros

    #9 4 years ago
  10. theevilaires

    Oh I heard the term quid from that movie the Full Monty and I thought it took place in Ireland. Thanks…so a quid is slang for 1 pound, like a buck to a US dollar. :D

    Oh well, the UK really think they are special don’t they.

    #10 4 years ago
  11. DJ Deathstar

    #11 4 years ago
  12. DJ Deathstar

    Full Monty is based in Sheffield! And yes we are special :D And yeah my laptop fucked up hence the random no comment above!

    #12 4 years ago
  13. pha1r

    Time to go down the North to Enniskillen for a bit of shopping.
    €100. No thanks.

    #13 4 years ago