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On Saturday, Dec. 9, the SNES Classic is in stock at Best Buy, GameStop and Walmart stores. Best Buy and GameStop announced to have received new SNES Classic inventory.
The online availability of the SNES Classic is still a problem. You could sign up at ThinkGeek for a chance to purchase a SNES Classic or NES Classic. The sign-up period has ended. ThinkGeek states on the SNES Classic product page that you have time until Sunday to sign-up, but the widget has already expired. When ThinkGeek will start selling the SNES Classic to the lucky winners is not known yet.
GameStop had the Super NES Classic Collector's Bundle in stock online the last time last time on Nov. 28. There has not been a major online restocking of the SNES Classic in a long time. BHPhoto offered a limited number online a couple days ago. We still expect that the SNES Classic will be available online at major shops ahead of the Holidays. Amazon for instance did not sell the SNES Classic in ages.
The SNES Classic can become available online anytime. The Tracker app is notifying its users when the SNES Classic is in stock online at major retailers including Amazon,GameStop,Walmart,Best Buy,Target and more. Keep in mind these tips when using online inventory trackers.
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". Watch this video to find out how easy the Tracker app makes Holiday shopping. The Tracker in stock alerts are now also available on Twitter. Follow @TheTrackerApp to not miss a hot item in stock online.
Nintendo revealed that the company sold 2 million SNES Classic units so far. That's impressive as there have only been 2.6 million NES Classic units available.
Nintendo enters the Holiday shopping season with two popular consoles. Besides the Nintendo Switch, 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.
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.
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.
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
Target: SNES Classic DCPI: 207-29-7001
Best Buy: SNES Classic SKU: 5919830
GameStop: SNES Classic SKU: 152771
Search with Zoolert
ToysRUs: SNES Classic UPC: 045496590758
See also the How To Find a SNES Classic in Stock Guide.
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 an HDMI and USB power port like the NES Classic. Nintendo sold 1.7 million SNES Classic units at launch.
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.
Updated: 2018-09-25 10:36:31am
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