Argentina has been positioned as the most expensive country in Latin America to buy a console and even to buy video games.
For example, the average global value of Xbox OneS is $ s332, in the $ s395 region, and in Argentina reaches $ s523.
Something similar happens with the popular PS4 Pro The average price in different countries of the world reaches US $ 543, in Latin America, our US $ 623 and the local market is 39 n reach US $ 715. Most of all, the difference in value is given by the heavy tax burden.
The average price of a console is $ 405, the same value as Mexico and Colombia. In Argentina, the average price is US $ 562, that is, $ 21,464, equivalent to a 14-inch notebook, shows the 2019 Video Game Price Index prepared by Lunch.
"If Argentina wanted to buy all the consoles, we would spend $ 3,370 (about $ 150,000), 1,590 more than Canada", explains the company's report.
In addition, we ensure that the average price of a video game is $ 50. In that sense, the cheapest saga is the PES with an average price per game of 48 dollars and the most expensive Halo with 58. .
According to data from the specialized agency Newzoo, Argentina – number 27 of the world – it is moving slightly more than US $ 450 million and has 34 million users.
Six in ten people spend up to three hours a day as a player and can spend four hours a week as spectators of live coverage.