SNES Classic Was Available For Pre-order On Amazon Germany Today

Posted: Jul 14 2017, 8:03am CDT | by , in News | Technology News

 

SNES Classic was Available for Pre-order on Amazon Germany Today
 

Amazon offered the SNES Classic for pre-order in Germany this morning.

There has not been any availability of the SNES Classic Mini in Europe since a while. Today Amazon offered the SNES Classic for the first time for pre-order in Germany. This morning at around 10am local time (4am ET), the SNES Classic was available for pre-order at 99.99 Euro on amazon.de. The inventory latest about 45 minutes.

As far as we know there was no option to ship the SNES Classic to the United States. You did not miss anything, unless you would have had a German address of a friend or relative living in Germany. Also the Spanish MediaMarkt has offered the SNES Classic for pre-order today. Like Amazon, the store did not ship outside of Spain.

These SNES Classic pre-order events in Europe does likely have no implications on the pre-order availability of the SNES Classic in the United States.

So far no shop has offered the SNES Classic Edition in the United States. One possible explanation is the required FCC approval. It could though also just be a decision by Nintendo to not offer a pre-order in the US and just have its retail partners start selling the SNES Classic on September 29.

Nintendo announced the SNES Classic as follow-up to the NES Classic on June 26, 2017. The Nintendo SNES Classic comes with two wired controllers and has a list price of $79.99.

The Tracker app will notify you on your smartphone in case the SNES Classic is available as pre-order or in stock at supported online shops.

The first online stores have started to list the $79.99 SNES Classic. The stores listing the SNES Classic include so far Best BuyWalmart and Amazon. The Tracker also supports inventory monitoring at Target, GameStop, ToysRUs, NewEgg, Sam's Club, Shopko and Dell.

Download the free Tracker app by I4U News now for Android and iOS. You can also search in app stores with "i4u" to find the app quickly.

Click in the app on the "Notify Me button" on the SNES Classic listing, which is available right on the home screen. That's it. The Tracker app is set and forget.

Once the SNES Classic is available for pre-order or starts to sell, you will get a notification on your smartphone. Tap on the notification to buy the SNES Classic at the store that has the console in stock. This is the fastest way to get notified when the SNES Classic is available.

Right now most users of The Tracker app use it to find Nintendo Switch online and the Lego Saturn V set

This is what users of the Tracker app say: "Literally just downloaded this app an hour ago. Got the notification like 15mins ago for the Lego Apollo V set I've been wanting. And just bought it off Amazon at Retail price. Freaking amazing. Thanks. This app is great.", posted Sephy on The Tracker community.

John C. posted: "Amazing app. Downloaded on Sunday. Tracked Nintendo Switch. Notified on Monday and got it. Thanks!"

Super Nintendo SNES Classic inventory tracker

The Super NES Classic Edition system has the original look and feel of the 90s home console, only smaller. Plus, this one comes fully loaded with 21 games. See the full list of SNES Classic games. The NES Classic came with 30 games pre-installed. The design of the SNES Classic follows the original US design of the 90s version. Europe, Australia and Japan get the sleeker looking design. 

The SNES Classic will be pre-installed with 21 games including the never-released Starfox 2. Other game highlights include Super Mario World, Donkey Kong Country, F-Zero and Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. 

The original Nintendo Super NES launched first in Japan in 1990 as Super Famicom. The North American SNES launched in 1991 and had a very different case design. The European version launched in 1992 and its design is almost identical with the original Japanese SHVC-001 model. The differences are just in darker colors and labels.  

Nintendo has sold 2.3 million NES Classic Edition. The company released a statement promising significant more SNES Classic Edition consoles than NES Classic. The Super Nintendo Classic is only available until end of 2017. Read the latest SNES Classic news.

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Updated: 2017-09-24 10:45:11am

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