No Plan to Introduce Xbox One Without Kinect confirms Microsoft

Recently a rumored appeared on internet stating that Microsoft is planning to launch a Kinect Less Xbox One bundle to tackle competition from PS4’s $399 price tag.

Xbox One Without KinectAn official statement from Microsoft has arrived on this topic. A spokesperson for Microsoft told Gamefront that there’s no plan to release Xbox One without Kinect.

“We have no plans to introduce an Xbox One without Kinect. We believe in Kinect and the value it brings to both games and entertainment, and believe $499 is a great value for what consumers receive with their Xbox One,”

What you guys think, a mandatory Kinect with Xbox One for $499 is shot-in-arm for Microsoft?