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These are sales. tongue.gif I don't think they can count replacements as sales.
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These are sales. tongue.gif I don't think they can count replacements as sales.

they don't count replacements they send out covered under warranty but what about people like me that could not get warranty replacement and had to purchase new hardware? TWICE.
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they don't count replacements they send out covered under warranty but what about people like me that could not get warranty replacement and had to purchase new hardware? TWICE.

Well that would count as a sale but I would assume most people were able to get a replacement. Why wasn't your first covered?
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Originally Posted by Disturbed117 View Post

I'm more surprised about how well the ps3 has done, Since it was released so late. 
The wii is on track to catch the ps2 in sales at this rate.

lol... umm no.

154million units since last november and still rising, it got introduced to some countries for the first time this year so I know that number is rising @ a decent rate.
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Not bad, but the Wii blows it out of the water with almost 100 million sold.
It's not even fair. lachen.gif

Nope, what SONY is doing to them with the PS2 is really not fair thumb.gif
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Well that would count as a sale but I would assume most people were able to get a replacement. Why wasn't your first covered?

Maybe in the US but some areas didn't get warranty replacements.

I really don't understand why people would keep buying a faulty system.

PS3+PC = Best gaming combo imo.
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Maybe in the US but some areas didn't get warranty replacements.
I really don't understand why people would keep buying a faulty system.
PS3+PC = Best gaming combo imo.

Xbox 360 still has more games than the PS3 that aren't on the PC...SO you have your answer: The games

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Xbox 360 Has a flaw in the design that will cause ALL of them to fail eventually, I think the newest ones are better put together, but the flaw still exists.
ALL Xbox360's will eventually fail, Microsoft needs to own up to this, I am on my 3rd one (borrowed mind you I cant even afford a new one).
I can not express my rage with Microsoft over this flaw. They use non leaded solder and it is not used at the correct temperature and the solder is not the correct composition for this application. mad.gif
Microsoft will not fix my last Xbox because it was right outside of warranty for an issue THEY are aware of and directly caused and built into the system.
BGA re-ball with lead solder will fix the issue permanently but they will not pay for it or do it.
  1. The solder is not the correct composition.
  2. The solder is not applied and soldered at the correct temperatures.
  3. The solder can not LAST at the operating temperatures of the silicone chips inside of the Xbox 360.
  4. Microsoft should own up and fix all the RROD Xbox360s.


Hahahahaha! You got burned. Accept it and move on, you were of a few stragglers.
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I wonder how many of that 70 mil were replacements... I was very lucky. My 360 lasted me nearly 5 years. Died a couple months ago (E74). I'm not in a rush to replace it.
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Xbox 360 still has more games than the PS3 that aren't on the PC...SO you have your answer: The games
Hahahahaha! You got burned. Accept it and move on, you were of a few stragglers.

Ps3 has more/better exclusives... Xbox has more games that are on the PC.
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Stats are skewed on the PS3 and Wii sales.

Either way... that's it?
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Ps3 has more/better exclusives... Xbox has more games that are on the PC.

Better is subjective.

What system you like comes down to preference. I personally like the 360 exclusives better and I like the controller. Forza Motorsport is one of my favorite series of games.

I also think that the 360 might actually have more exclusives, just not as many that are really popular.
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