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Why tho? Consoles have fighting/sports and especially jrpg exclusives a real gamer cant pass up. wink.gif
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New 360s haven't been failing for around 4 years now. There's no way most of 750k sold is to re-buyers and the fact that people think this is pretty funny.
    
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What was the black friday price of them? I sure would not have paid much for a 360 at this point in the game.
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Originally Posted by jtom320 View Post

New 360s haven't been failing for around 4 years now. There's no way most of 750k sold is to re-buyers and the fact that people think this is pretty funny.

They're just hating to hate and picking old issues that were resolved ages ago.
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They're just hating to hate and picking old issues that were resolved ages ago.

I'm surprised the RROD issue didn't hurt them more then it did to be quite honest with you. At this point though it's been quite awhile. Ever since the second revision 360's have been mostly stable and they're almost completely rock solid now.
    
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Why tho? Consoles have fighting/sports and especially jrpg exclusives a real gamer cant pass up. wink.gif

Only because they don't put them out on the PC frown.gif
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New 360s haven't been failing for around 4 years now. There's no way most of 750k sold is to re-buyers and the fact that people think this is pretty funny.

If there was any repeat buyers, and I am sure there was some, I bet there was more people getting a new Xbox to get unbanned from Xbox live than people buying to replace broken consoles. I am sure the total number of repeat buyers could not have been that high. Perhaps younger siblings are getting their own so they can play against older siblings too...that is kind of a long the lines of repeat buyers as well.

If there is any data that shows the sales of games increasing or staying about the same we will know for sure. If it was mostly repeat buyers they won't need to buy the games.
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Are there any FPS advantages to the newer Xbox?
 
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Are there any FPS advantages to the newer Xbox?
Hardware is exactly the same.

Small differences in materials and heatsinks is about the biggest difference, aimed at increasing reliability and durability.

But I still consider it's form factor pretty large for it's graphics capabilities....with today's tech you could fit something AMAZING in a box like that and it would still use lesser power and run cooler lol. E.g. a low-profile HD7770 + 4GB RAM, it would still be at least ~6-8x more powerful than the 360.
*sigh* The next generation can't come fast enough...and this is coming from a PC guy...
Edited by Tippy - 11/29/12 at 9:27am
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