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post #11 of 43
thank god, does this mean you will go depress all the console owners and leave us in peace now?
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post #12 of 43
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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
thank god, does this mean you will go depress all the console owners and leave us in peace now?
LOL
btw u should have got it on boxing day, it was only $130.
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post #13 of 43
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Originally Posted by z0so View Post
PS3 ftw!
He's getting it for games, not bluray...


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post #14 of 43
Get the Xbox 360S, it's the best looking, coolest (temp wise), and probably the most stable.
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post #15 of 43
If it was my cash, I'd stay away from used consoles. From hardware failures to banned consoles, there are just too many variables that can work against you. Your best bet is to get a new XBox 360 S model with the 4GB built-in flash memory. Remember that you can use USB flash drives for storage now, also, so there's really no need for a larger hard disk unless you plan to download a lot of game content.

Since you're a Gears 2 fan - all of the DLC that I have takes up much less than 1GB, so you'd have more than enough memory for all of the map packs with the 4GB console.
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post #16 of 43
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Originally Posted by z0so View Post
PS3 ftw!
Thank you for that helpful post. Here's a -REP


I'd say go with the new Slim model. No RRoD afaik.
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post #17 of 43
I bought a used arcade from a friend who barely used it for 120 dollars. then went on ebay and got a 60gb hard drive for 40 dollars.
bam 160 dollar xbox premium.

I have never had mine red ring and it has been over a year since I got it.
I have openned mine up and cut out the fan mesh in the back and made an extension for the shroud so that air flow is better through the cpu heatsink and gpu heatsinks.
post #18 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by z0so View Post
PS3 ftw!
Lets keep fanboy posts to a minimum.


I'd recommend a Jasper unit or even a new 4GB console.
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post #19 of 43
The 360 can't play 1080p, PS3 ftw!
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post #20 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by gis View Post
The 360 can't play 1080p, PS3 ftw!
And yet another fanboy fails to learn his facts about something before bashing it.
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