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post #1 of 58
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I have a spot for one or both of them, right next to my PC. I have an HDMI input on my monitor, so it's ready (not 1080p though).

I think i might wait longer for PS3s to go down in price.
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post #2 of 58
If you like Gears of War 2, Ninja Gaiden 2, Mass Effect, etc get Xbox 360
If you like MGS4, Gran Turismo 5, Resistance 2, etc get PS3

I already have a xbox 360 but if I didn't have either, I would get the ps3 right now just because I am such a metal gear fanboy.
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post #3 of 58
They are similar in graphics quality, it really depends on the games you like.
post #4 of 58
Like Crackclocker sad its all based on what games you like and you might wan to look at PS3 if you want blue-ray and also 360 is cheaper si it balances.
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post #5 of 58
It really depends on what you want to do. Xbox 360 has more games out right now, and is a little bit cheaper, but less overall system capability. Playstation 3 can do other things like run Linux and play Blu-Ray discs, and the online aspect is totally free, but there are less games on the market, and it costs a little bit more. I'd recommend the PS3, if you can find a good enough deal on one. I found a brand new 40GB for $350 on Craigslist, so I went for it.
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But also, the 360 lacks a lot of features that for some (like me) are very important. Like the PS3 has built in WiFi/Bluetooth, a user upgradable hard drive (up to 320GB right now), Blu-Ray, *cough stable hardware cough*, and free online gaming. Those are a few reasons why I choose it over a 360, and so far I'm very happy
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post #7 of 58
I'd go for the 360 because more of your friends will have XBL so you have more people to play with. Plus it's got 360-only titles like Halo 3 and none of the ports suck like the PS3's.

I'd only recommend the PS3 if you were hooking it up to a home theater setup on a nice 1080p 40" LCD and wanted to use its BluRay. Otherwise the 360 is the way to go.
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post #8 of 58
I would say get a PS3 overall the PS3 looks way better than the xbox360... IMO the 360 looks like a DELL..

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post #9 of 58
Last fall when I was in the market I went for a 360 and I think that was the right choice. Right now, however, I believe that that the PS3 is a better choice. It has better exclusive titles coming out than the 360
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I would say get a PS3 overall the PS3 looks way better than the xbox360... IMO the 360 looks like a DELL..
What kind of reason is that to buy a console?

Anyway the PS3 looks like a george forman grill

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