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It appears, for some anyway, they named it appropriately being you have to go round and round to to warranty them... ie; 360 full circle
Never again duke lol.
post #62 of 71
Ive heard many a prob about the Xbox.

Both it, and its predessor.

Much more than I hear bout the PS3 / 2 (no - I"m no fanboi )
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My Story
I bought a 360 on release date, it was faulty. Returned it, drive went out 3 weeks later on the 2nd one. Returned that one and I got the ring of death on the 3rd after a few months. Returned that one and I now have a 360 Elite that has caused NO problems. (Elites have been tested alot more)

My friends story
Bought one a few weeks after release date, drive broke within a month. Sent to microsoft, got another one drive was broken out of the box, sent it in again and he has a working one now, however his drive sometimes grinds making me believe its about to go out again.

The solution? Buy a elite. They have a better DVD drive in them and are tested alot more than the normal 360s.
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Yeah...I shattered about 3 ps2 controllers after getting mad....
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post #65 of 71
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The Elites seem to be revised more. Im glad of that fact. MS dont seem to be doing to well with there 360's.
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I don't for a second believe that the Xbox360 has a 30% fail rate and I don't believe for a second that Microsoft is responsible for the 11 consecutive hardware failures this guy had.
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1 Freaking huge Rep+!
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Ive heard many a prob about the Xbox.

Both it, and its predessor.

Much more than I hear bout the PS3 / 2 (no - I"m no fanboi )
My xBox has been working solid for a while.. I got it when it went down to 150$ and recently my DVD drive has not wanted to take discs so when you eject for the box to stop rejecting the drive to close you have to close / open a few times but it still works non-the-less.
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My xBox has been working solid for a while.. I got it when it went down to 150$ and recently my DVD drive has not wanted to take discs so when you eject for the box to stop rejecting the drive to close you have to close / open a few times but it still works non-the-less.
If that happend to me I just wouldnt accept that and I would get a replacement.
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