Gizmondo Receives European Launch Date
With 3 different bundle packs to choose from
Gizmondo Europe Ltd. finally announced today the official launch date for the Gizmondo entertainment handheld in Continental Europe. The device will make its debut in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Nordic regions on May 19, available in 3 different bundle packs.
A feature-loaded standard Gizmondo pack will run at EUR349, with a Smart Adds-enabled pack and a Value pack going for EUR189 and EUR289 respectively. Subscribers to Smart Adds will also get 20 free music downloads among other free items.
"We have witnessed tremendous enthusiasm and excitement from all our retail partners," said Mike Morgan, VP of Global Sales for Gizmondo. "Our commitment over the coming months will be to support the channel and aggressively drive sales with them. We will be bringing all our sales and marketing resources to bear, as we engage these strategically important territories."
Currently there is no set release date for the Gizmondo entertainment handheld in North America, though the company does have plans to bring the device to US gamers sometime later this year.