The latest forecast made by market analyst firm IDC believes that as the market performance of Xbox One is lower than expected, so Microsoft may abandon stubborn, began to seek ways to reduce price of Xbox One, and unbundling Kinect seems to be the most effective way.
IDC said that Microsoft will launch a low-cost version of the fastest possible host without Kinect Xbox One in 2015 to enhance the competitiveness of the PS4.
Meanwhile, IDC also believes that Nintendo will be at the end of this year and early next year. The price of Wii U to make substantial adjustments to seek their own self-help market the game in the living room, then the margin of preference for each Wii U could reach $50.
But for IDC’s forecast. There are different voices that sales of Microsoft’s Xbox One behind the PS4 is not all because of the price, the number of countries offering is one of the key factors, the current Xbox One still sold only 13 countries in Europe, and the footprints had PS4 around the world. However, with this year in September, including China, offering a new round of Xbox One tide comes, Microsoft still has a chance to catch up with rivals in sales.