SNES Classic Stock Update On October 19

Posted: Oct 19 2017, 8:49am CDT | by , Updated: Oct 20 2017, 6:31am CDT, in News | Technology News

SNES Classic Stock Update on October 17

Here is the daily look at the latest updates on the Super NES Classic stock availability.

Update: Read the latest SNES Classic Edition Availability Report for October 20.

On Thursday, October 19, stores continue to be the best option to find a Super NES Classic in stock. The $79.99 SNES Classic in stock at Target, Walmart and GameStop stores. Stores of all three retailers have received new inventory Thursday morning. It appears that GameStop has the largest new inventory of SNES Classic for Thursday. Refer to the How To Find a SNES Classic in Stock Guide.

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Walmart advertises the $79 SNES Classic in their weekly ad and appears also to be the store with the most SNES Classic stock arriving. By far not all Walmart stores stock the SNES Classic, but many more stores have been receiving the SNES Classic this morning. The weekly ad placement means that the SNES Classic gets restocked all week at Walmart stores. The first Walmart stores have started to sell the SNES Classic already on Friday.

Walmart has reportedly canceled several SNES Classic pre-orders placed on August 22 at Given the fact that Walmart has restocked the SNES Classic in stores, the cancellation of these pre-orders is strange. It can be only attributed to problems in warehouse management.

GameStop stores started to receive the SNES Classic last Tuesday and new stores have received inventory today. Target began to stock new SNES Classic units last Thursday and also new locations have received stock.

GameStop and ThinkGeek have sold the SNES Classic online last week. Both stores sold out of their SNES Classic inventory within minutes. To find out in time when the SNES Classic goes on sale again online, get the free Tracker App or follow @TheTrackerApp on Twitter.

B&H Photo might sell the SNES Classic this week. The store is back after the Succos Holiday break. Initially, B&H Photo stated to have the SNES Classic in stock early October, but that did not happen.

Amazon has started to ship the SNES Classic that a lot of customers pre-ordered on August 22. The first customers have received the SNES Classic.

Amazon has updated the shipping date for SNES Classic pre-orders for many customers earlier this week. Our SNES Classic orders just got moved up by another day, arriving now on October 18. Some Amazon customers received a SNES Classic without an AC adapter. Our SNES Classic pre-orders arrived Wednesday.

GameStop is giving away 100 SNES Classic units for free this month. The GameStop SNES Classic giveaway requires to opt-in to the retailer's text message subscription. To enter you play a Mario inspired spin game.

You can also win a free SNES Classic EU Edition in our SNES Classic giveaway. Enter the SNES Classic Giveaway, sponsored by The Tracker App.

The Nintendo Store in New York has been restocking the SNES Classic almost daily since the release of the SNES Classic. There is a new schedule for this week starting on Sunday. The SNES Classic will be on sale again on today at 2 pm.

While the SNES Classic is hard to find, the Nintendo Switch is in stock at Amazon since two weeks now on an ongoing basis and is now available for everyone. Amazon dropped the Prime membership requirement.

Resellers offer the SNES Classic on the Amazon Market Place, and eBay starting at about $150. Because of continued supply of new SNES Classic inventory, reseller prizes have dropped by more than $50 compared to September.

The SNES Classic can become available online anytime. The Tracker is alerting its users when the SNES Classic is in stock online at major retailers including GameStop, Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more.

The Tracker app is available for free on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u". The Tracker in stock alerts are now also available on Twitter. Follow @TheTrackerApp to not miss a hot item in stock online.

Nintendo enters the Holiday shopping season with two popular consoles. Besides the Nintendo Switch (in stock on amazon right now), the SNES Classic is flying off shelves. The launch inventory of the SNES Classic has sold out in the first 24 hours.

There are more SNES Classic shipments coming, and Nintendo will continue to make the SNES Classic into next year. Eventually, everyone who wants a SNES Classic will get one. In September, Nintendo claimed two-thirds of video game hardware sales overall.

How to find the SNES Classic in stock Online

The SNES Classic is sold at the following stores online. Now that the SNES Classic has been released, we expect more retailers to offer Nintendo's new retro console.





Best Buy




B&H Photo

Amazon Market Place


The Tracker is alerting its users when the SNES Classic is in stock online at GameStop, Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, B&H Photo at this time.

The Tracker app is available for free on iOS and Android. You can find the app in the app store with searching for just for "i4u". The Tracker in stock alerts are now also available on Twitter. Follow @TheTrackerApp to not miss a hot item in stock online.

How to find SNES Classic in stock in Stores

This weekend GameStop, Walmart and Target stores have the SNES Classic in stock at select stores.

To search for SNES Classic stock at your local stores, you need the SKU, UPC or DCPI number of the SNES Classic for each store. Find below the stores that can be searched for SNES Classic inventory and the services that can be used.

The inventory numbers should not be used in discussions with store employees as the numbers can be wrong for some reasons. Best practice is to continuously check the inventory levels of your local store to spot jumps. A change likely means that indeed new stock has arrived.

Walmart: SNES Classic SKU: 741-65-9089

Search with BrickSeek, Zoolert, iStockNow

Target: SNES Classic DCPI: 207-29-7001

Search with BrickSeek (disabled), Zoolert, iStockNow

Best Buy: SNES Classic SKU: 5919830

Search with Zoolert, iStockNow

GameStop: SNES Classic SKU: 152771

Search with Zoolert

ToysRUs: SNES Classic UPC: 045496590758


About the SNES Classic

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. The NES Classic came with 30 games pre-installed and will make a comeback in summer of 2018. 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.

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Updated: 2019-01-18 01:05:26am

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