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post #21 of 29
Too bad the console sucks, when Microoft has made such a great controller.
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post #22 of 29
I think the PS3 is probably just as well built if not better then the Wii because if a 600 dollar console breaks... warranty will be used!! With a cheap console they will wait.
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In Europe, repaired xbox360's came back with bigger heatsinks , and the failures were mostly for launch consoles, but MS just announced that ALL broken x360's for all 3 years of use will be repaired/reimbursed for repairs already made. to Microsoft for that one

Did they make the die shrink to 65nm yet?
    
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Did they make the die shrink to 65nm yet?
Nope, not yet.
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It won't make a lick of difference to consumers anyway (the die shrink).
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post #26 of 29
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Originally Posted by SyncMaster753 View Post
In Europe, repaired xbox360's came back with bigger heatsinks , and the failures were mostly for launch consoles, but MS just announced that ALL broken x360's for all 3 years of use will be repaired/reimbursed for repairs already made. to Microsoft for that one

Did they make the die shrink to 65nm yet?
bigger heat sink eh? I say we put 3rd party heat sinks on them!

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It won't make a lick of difference to consumers anyway (the die shrink).
It would me...
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post #27 of 29
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Well either you're lying (after launch or after buying it?), or you're part of that <1%. If you are actually part of that tiny group of people (there aren't that many PS3s out there), you shouldn't take it personally, and you shouldn't act like you're so important that it's actually a big deal that it was your console which broke...no one said 0%, did they?

If the 360's failure rate was 30% (which I'm doubting...or at least it's some crazy rounding), then the adjusted cost of the Premium is $520...theoretically. I'm going off the idea that M$ probably used cheaper parts and maximized console output in manufacturing to get the price that low.
I wasn't trying to act important, or acting like it was a big deal. Just simply stating that mine broke three weeks after launch (yes launch) so I must be that tiny percentage of people that got bad consoles.

Step down from your soapbox and stop judging people, or give me the reason why you are so much more important than me.

EDIT:: oh wait, your 250+ posts and 10 reputation make you better than me. Judge away, your heiness.
post #28 of 29
arghh more fanboy ammo...
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post #29 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by JacKz5o View Post
30% failure rate for the box that runs 360 degrees..
Haha QFB (quoted for beauty).
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