Xbox to deliver more Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S shipments to meet surging demand in KSA


Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: With the arrival of the new gaming generation, there were an increasing demand on Xbox games in which gamers are seeking to enjoy the capabilities provided by Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S, which were launched recently during this month. Xbox in KSA has recorded the largest amount of pre orders, as well as the highest sales of bulk quantities provided for gamers in KSA, which ran out of stock in record time due to the increasing demand from consumers in KSA. 

As a response to the growing demand, Xbox Saudi Arabia has been keen to make more Xbox devices available to its audience as it comes with more powerful features, to provide an immersive gaming experience that is suitable for the next generation game console for all players in KSA and the world, as Xbox Series X gives game developers more options for creativity in game development, as it has an unprecedented teraflops of GPU power and enables new technologies and features like framerates up to 120 fps, hardware-accelerated Direct X raytracing, variable rate shading, and Quick Resume, which enables players to resume exactly where they left off. 

In addition, Xbox Series S, comes with an all-digital next-gen console, which is considered the smallest and sleekest Xbox ever. As it was designed to deliver everything that is core to next-generation gaming, faster load times, higher frame rates, and richer, more dynamic worlds.

Once turned on, Xbox Series X|S will give gamers a new generation of gaming experiences built to take full advantage of the fastest consoles ever, as they will be greeted by the largest most diverse launch line-up in Xbox history. Games like Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Watch Dogs: Legion, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Gears Tactics, and Tetris Effect: Connected. in addition to more 40 incredible games of the next generation that are coming such as Destiny 2: Beyond Light, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. 

All this, in addition to enjoying hundreds of games from previous generations that have been optimized to perform many times higher than the games on the original launch platform that was previously designed for it and which is available through the Xbox Game Pass, in which members of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will be able to obtain it via an EA Play membership at no additional cost and enjoy many EA games, whereas KSA has witnessed the largest number of subscriptions in an unprecedented way during the first days of the launch in the Saudi market.

Globally, the results indicated that players’ passion and desire to enjoy the next generation Xbox Series X|S. During the first 24 hours of launch, more new generation devices were sold in bigger quantities compared to previous generation launches, as the Xbox Series S added the highest percentage of new players of any gaming device ever.

Since day one, players have also enjoyed many games for the new generation or previous generations, as a total of 3594 games were played, over four generations, setting a new record for most games that were played at all times compared to the launch of previous generations, as the new generation gave more ways to discover and play, based on the fact that 70 percent of Series X|S devices were connected to Xbox Game Pass by current and new players.

Worth mentioning that Xbox is available now in KSA market, where the Xbox Series X is now available at the price of 2299 SAR, while the Xbox Series S is available at the price of 1349 SAR.

Please check in with your local retailers directly for more details on availability in your market.