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22 Nov: First Xbox One Sold At Best Buy

First Xbox One Customer

Hanoi De Los Angeles, right, stands at the checkout counter after becoming the first to purchase an Xbox One at Best Buy Theater in Times Square, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, in New York. De Los Angeles waited in line all night to be the first person to purchase the highly anticipated gaming console. (John Minchillo / AP Images for Best Buy)

This morning at 12:01 a.m. EST, Best Buy sold the first Xbox One entertainment system at the Best Buy Theater in New York.

Best Buy PS4 Launch Customer

15 Nov: Best Buy Customers Wait All Night To Get New PlayStation 4 Systems

Best Buy PS4 Launch Line

Customers wait in line at the Best Buy store in Richfield, Minn. to be the first to buy the PlayStation 4 at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Nov. 15 (Photo Credit: Best Buy)

Gamers across the country waited in anticipation for hours, and even days, at Best Buy stores across the country to get their hands on the all new PlayStation 4 gaming system. Available for $399.99, the new gaming system was first announced in February 2013 and it’s been seven years since the launch of the last PlayStation gaming system – making gamers very eager for its arrival.