Xbox One getting $399 version without Kinect in June
by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, May 13, 2014 8:55AM PDT
Update: Twitch is also among the apps that will be available without a Gold subscription.
Microsoft announced a new, cheaper retail option for Xbox One today, without Kinect included. It will launch June 9 for $399, putting it on-par with the price of the PlayStation 4. The company also confirmed reports that entertainment apps like Netflix, Hulu, and Twitch will be accessible without a Gold subscription starting in early June.