SNES Classic Was In Stock GameStop

Posted: Oct 11 2017, 3:22pm CDT | by , in Technology News


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SNES Classic was in Stock GameStop

Inventory only lasted 6 minutes.

The $79.99 SNES Classic was in stock now at The online inventory Tracker sent out the in-stock alerts to user's smartphone at 3:06pm ET. At 3:12pm ET the Tracker already sensed out of stock. GameStop's inventory was apparently very limited.


4:10pm ET: The SNES Classic is back in stock as bundle at GameStop.

GameStop announced on Tuesday that the SNES Classic will be available online at today, October 11. The SNES Classic was also available at GameStop owned ThinkGeek online shop earlier today.

The previous restocking of the SNES Classic started at 3:40pm ET. Like ThinkGeek, GameStop will sell the Super NES Classic as part of bundles and standalone. The only SNES Classic listing live on is the $79.99 Super NES Classic offer. GameStop has deleted the SNES Classic bundles the store offered at launch including the Super NES Classic Fighting Commander Bundle.

To get alerted when the SNES Classic goes on sale at GameStop or other online stores you need an online inventory tracker. The Tracker app is a free online inventory tracker available for free on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u". Alternatively, you can receive all in-stock alerts also in real-time on Twitter by following @TheTrackerApp.

The Tracker alerted its users successfully last Thursday and also today. Many users were able to grab a SNES Classic last week. The SNES Classic went up for sale at 3:40pm ET. Our analysis of the sale indicates though that the purchase of the SNES Classic was only successful in the first minutes of the sale.

The demand for the SNES Classic extremely high and the surge of transactions on requires being among the first to complete the checkout process.

Make sure you are prepared. Log into the GameStop store beforehand and make sure your credit card information is up to date. In case you do not have a credit card stored at GameStop yet, you can add it in account details under Payment Methods.

GameStop manages as the only shop to restock the SNES Classic since launch. This is already the second time GameStop is restocking the SNES Classic since launch. The video game retailer has somehow better relations with Nintendo than all other US retailers. GameStop had the first SNES Classic restocking event last Thursday.

GameStop had the Nintendo Switch in stock the most since launch and now it appears they are also preferred for the SNES Classic. Besides offering the SNES Classic online, GameStop and ThinkGeek retail stores get SNES Classic stock as well this week.

Resellers offer the SNES Classic on the Amazon marketplace for $180 and more. The Nintendo SNES Classic has been released on September 29. The new retro console comes with two wired controllers and has a list price of $79.99. The Super NES Classic Edition system has the original look and feel of the 90s home console, only smaller. The SNES Classic has a HDMI and USB power port like the NES Classic.

The SNES Classic Edition comes loaded with 21 games. See the full list of SNES Classic games. Like the NES Classic, the SNES Classic can be modified to install more games. The design of the SNES Classic follows the original US design of the 90s version. Europe, Australia, and Japan get another design as it has been in the 90s. There are several accessories available for the SNES Classic. The most popular are wireless SNES Classic controller.

The Tracker by I4U News - Real-time online inventory tracker

Updated: 2019-10-13 01:00:50pm

Download the free The Tracker app available on iOS and Android to receive in-stock alerts in real-time on your smartphone. Shopping for hard to find items has never been easier!


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Super Nintendo SNES Classic
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