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Poll Results: Wii or Xbox 360?

Poll expired: Nov 18, 2006  
  • 39% (13)
    Wii
  • 60% (20)
    Xbox 360
33 Total Votes  
post #11 of 21
I agree, I don't really like the PS3
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post #12 of 21
If you're wanting a next-gen console, graphics wise go for the 360. You get amazing visuals on the games that are out so far.

The Wii just has a different style of play that you're gunna have to get used to, but if you want some sweet ass gaming with ridiculous audio/video/effects the 360 is your console. Another thing that the 360 is good for is it can connect to your PC if you have Windows XP and stream your music while you play, any computer that's on your network you can play the songs in the background while you play a game, the music never stops either, not when a game is loading up when you first enter the disc, or when it's loading during levels. If you have Windows Media Center Edition you can also stream your videos to your 360, so it doubles as a nice home theater player, with slideshows of photos if you like just watching photos on your PC for some reason, or watching some movies with friends or family. Or you like to jam out to your favorite tunes while playing the National Championship in Madden, or tearing through the streets in PGR3. And also, don't forget about XBOX Live.
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post #13 of 21
Based on your preferences, the X360 is probably going to be your better choice.

And the only reason I say "probably" is because I can't help but think that the FPS games you like will be awesome with the Wii's controller. But that's not yet proven, and the graphics will be inferior to the X360's regardless.
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post #14 of 21
360

Wii is alot slower than the 360, accord to sony the PS3 is 2x faster than the Xbox 360, and SIXTEEN times faster than the Wii.
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post #15 of 21
go 360 for christmas and with the money you get buy a wii!
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post #16 of 21
dude, why would you get a 360 when you already have a good pc that will play games that 360 has? I'm in the same position and I'm not stupid enough to get a 360 thats why I'm getting a Wii, the gameplay is funner. But in your position I would get money instead to upgrade the pc since you play first person and rpg games...
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post #17 of 21
Get the Xbox360. If graphics are one of your first priorities then go for the Xbox360 hands down. The Wii is going to be slightly more powerful than the original Xbox in terms of graphical power and the 360 is many times more powerful than the original Xbox. Also many highly anticipated shooters are coming out for the 360 at the end of this year or early next year Gears of War, Bioshock (FPS/RPG for double goodness), and Halo 3 (sometime next year). Also it already has quite a few good shooters out.
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post #18 of 21
Xbox360 is a great console, Wii and PS3 both look kinda crappy but every time I use my 360 I'm blown away at how well Microsoft's Xbox division designed every little facet of its design. It's a great value at $399 IMO and there are already quite a few great games out for it, with a ton more coming very soon.
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post #19 of 21
go 360 the wii's controller looks fun, but I could see getting tired of it very quickly. the 360 is a very solid console with good games. the ps3 is just overpriced/overhyped
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post #20 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by jigglylizard View Post
I'd go with the 360 in your case. Especially if you have an HD tv
I wasn't paying attention... I meant the 360 sorry

You want graphics and have an HDTV? get the 360...
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