Microsoft is releasing the Xbox One in 28 new countries this month. This is 10 months after the Xbox One launched in the US, Canada, Australia, UK, and many other European countries.
The release in 28 new territories more than doubles the total to 41. The Xbox One is being released in Japan, China, South Africa, many European countries, across Asia, and parts of South America.
Here is a list of release dates:
- 2nd September: Chile and Colombia
- 4th September: Japan
- 5th September: Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates
- 15th September: Israel
- 23rd September: Hong Kong, India, Korea, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, China
- 26th September: Russia
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