In 2001 Panasonic released a deluxe version of the Gamecube…

In 2001 Panasonic released a deluxe version of the Gamecube called the Panasonic Q. The most notable feature of the Q was its ability to play DVD’s, a feature that gave the Playstation 2 an edge in the console market. It also had an LCD screen and a sleek steel exterior. The Panasonic Q hit the market priced at $439, which was over twice as much as the Gamecube’s launch price of $199