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Originally Posted by HarbingerOfLive View Post
Funny, speaking that the PS3 has.....

DISK DRIVE FAILURES: The disk drive just stops working in various ways, the laser stops reading disk, or it won't even take in any for example.

TITLE UPDATE/ FIRMWARE UPDATE FAILURES: When updating the system crashes and basically becomes corrupt due to many reasons.

YELLOW LIGHT OF DEATH: Not so prominent sure thing, but still happens.....

And yet the Xbox just has this one RROD which is so rare now! You guys need to shut up about this stupid RROD crap! It is like we are still living in 06! I have had my Elite for 2 years, RUNNING LIKE A CHAMP!

Other than RROD what else does the Xbox have?
All problems are VERY rare the total falure rate for the ps3 (Including what you mentioned) is about 2-5%.
post #42 of 65
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All problems are VERY rare the total falure rate for the ps3 (Including what you mentioned) is about 2-5%.
And yet you are acting like the Xbox still has a failure rate of like 60%! The new jasper and whatever the slim has chipsets I hear rock! My friend who lives in stinky old Florida has had he Jasper ones ever since they came out, and it is fine! I have one of the old ass elites AND IT IS FINE!

The problem is most of these are user generated, I mean if you take proper care of your system like me, you can have Xbox or PS3 for maybe 4-5 years!

I understand the Xbox has a REALLY bad reputation, because the previous chipsets and GPU's sucked due to heat consumption.

BUT TIMES HAVE CHANGED! THIS ISN'T 05-06. AND THE XBOX IS AS RELIABLE AS THE PS3.....
Edited by HarbingerOfLive - 12/19/10 at 7:31pm
    
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Xbox 360. FPS games are amazing on it. Forza Motorsport 3 is also the best racing game I have ever played
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Xbox much better than the ps3 better online plus have better "xbox only games"
Please don't get childish over a simple topic on this thread. XBOX and PS3 are both consoles period.

Besides i'd recommend you get the ps3 because who wants the keep paying for xbox live when you can get online for free? I really think xbox needs to be free for everyone too. Cuz it's not fair they have to pay while ps3 users don't.
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Please don't get childish over a simple topic on this thread. XBOX and PS3 are both consoles period.

Besides i'd recommend you get the ps3 because who wants the keep paying for xbox live when you can get online for free? I really think xbox needs to be free for everyone too. Cuz it's not fair they have to pay while ps3 users don't.
The quality of service XBL provides is better than PSN. I dont mind paying $5 a month for it...
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Please don't get childish over a simple topic on this thread. XBOX and PS3 are both consoles period.

Besides i'd recommend you get the ps3 because who wants the keep paying for xbox live when you can get online for free? I really think xbox needs to be free for everyone too. Cuz it's not fair they have to pay while ps3 users don't.
Well simply put if PSN wasn't utter crap in terms of reliability I would go for PSN. I mean I am happy to pay 60 bucks a year as long as I keep getting the reliability Xbox Live gives me....
    
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post #47 of 65
Get the Xbox360 ELITE same performance as the premium for less money i had a PS3 and like the xbox more.
Bottom of the line what games do you like most?
Some are only for Xbox others for PS3.
post #48 of 65
It all comes down to personal pref.

I personally would pick the Xbox because of the game line-up, but the PS3 has much better hardware. I just feel like most PS3 games are lined up more towards casual gamers. I've had Xbox live for 3 years and haven't once considered switching to a PS3.


I feel like the PS3 is for "Casual gamers" who enjoy Adventure-ish Games while the Xbox 360 is for "Hardcore" gamers who enjoy First Person Shooters.


As far as the RROD problem goes, its becoming less and less likely to happen ever since Jasper (60nm CPU/CPU) and if you buy a new Xbox slim (Which actually has a fan over the heatsink) it 45nm CPU/GPU combo.
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post #49 of 65
depends on games you wanna play.

PS3 has free online play xbox you have to play.

PS3 easier to upgrade hard drive and cheaper than buying xbox hard drives which are limited in size.

If plan to play blue-rays PS3 has built in one, XBOX separate attachment you have to buy
     
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HarbingerOfLive might not be the average let his x360 dust in and run hot.
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