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Its preference.
NO, IT IS FACT

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Call me a fanboy all you want, but the 360's rrod problem is unlike anything else I've ever seen in a piece of consumer electronics. Nothing comes close.
dell batteries ? ps2 ? When here comes the pain came out, it screwed up a lot of ps2's. Pretty sure when the ps3 breaks(and it does) that you are **** out of luck. Whereas with the 360 you are covered for 3 years for FREE.

also, if anyone uses sales as a basis for how good a console/game is, is just plain stupid.
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post #32 of 38
PS3 = free online access/content, and the gap is closing between the competing offerings... only u have to pay with the x360....

Google PS3 failures... very few, very rare, no epidemic... I can run it 24/7/365, and just about have (counting folding), for ~ 8 months.
    
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post #33 of 38
I have owned two 360's (one RROD'ed on me) and absolutely loved it. Graphics were supurb, the Media Center interface rocked, and there were GOOD games out. My nephew has that 360.

When it came time to replace it I decided on the PS3 for no other reason than to try one out and so far I have to say it is the better system. It does just as good in the graphic department but it has more features. The media-streaming interface isn't better or worse; just different.

GTAIV, MGS4, FFXIII are all good reasons to have a PS3 too (although Gaiden II is coming to 360 :swearing: )
post #34 of 38
You know why PS3 dint sell so good before and not so good now yet for 3 months better then 360. Its because PS2 still sell like crazy somehow. People get that their money can get. If PS3 was cheapr more people get PS3 if XBOX is cheaper more get XBOX. Right now they are about the same so its a matter of like. I personaly own a old XBOX and it does the job fine for me. Had a PS3 but didnt have the time for it and one thing is that no console can replace my PC gaming expirence. PC all the Way
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post #35 of 38
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Yeah see I have a computer and a smartphone for browsing the internet. Why the hell do i need to do it on a gaming console? And Sony wasted money with the Cell. No one is going to take the years to code games just for that processor. By the time it's easy enough to code for it the new Xbox will be out and sony will be readying the new PS.
I will ALWAYS buy products which support companies like IBM and they're fantastic cell processor, not to mention F@H. The cell processor is one of the greatest pieces of technology developed in the last few years.

This thread is full of flame, so I know my 2 cents are going to waste here, but I guess i can't help myself.

The xbox 360 and PS3 have taken ENTIRELY opposite routes from a business perspective. Let be honest folks, for the vast majority of people, they offer the same exact thing. The difference is, as a few have pointed out, the xbox 360 went for more of a "quick punch" scheme where as Sony is taking its time to build the exact system they want while eradicating any errors they stumbled upon with the PS2 (and who said you couldn't humble sony ).

No one can really evaluate the war until its over. My prediction is they will be so ridiculously close by the end that it will be considered a tie, and sony through its massive initial loss with the system will have made about as much money as Microsoft through their 5 million replacements.
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Oh well, I am still satisfied with my little 360
I will probably buy a PS3 around Christmas too, seems like a good console from what I know.
And of course, there is my Wii
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This is not a surprise but the title should have been Wii out sold 360 and PS3 combined, again.

Sure the Wii outsold... because it is CHEAP... you are forgetting the most important point: Will it blend?
    
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