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Xbox is Microsoft's attempt at getting into people's living rooms. They have been trying for years to be a family's HTPC/media hub...

People on this site may view the Xbox as only a console, but that is not MS' final plan for it.
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i guess they're starting to accept the fact that they have NO GAEMS.
     
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No actually that's the ps3.
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Originally Posted by frickfrock99 View Post

http://xbox360.ign.com/articles/114/1144275p1.html

Then how about letting us install Windows 7 on it?
"xbox isnt a game its an entertainment center"? pff my girlfriends an entertainment center that plays stupid games too!
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So the console war was for nothing because Xbox is not a console...yeah...
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Well technically the xbox is more of a 'media centre' because it is deigned to work with Windows media centre which is more commonly used.
Sure it has MC...But not being funny. IMHO I think MC on xbox is bloody aweful. Sure it works ''OK'' as a media extender but aside from MC Xbox is just a gaming console. If it had interchangeable HDD's and a High Def format like Blu-ray etc etc then I could agree with Ballmer a little more.
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Think I'll pop my blu-ray into my Xbox entertainment center. Oh yeah that's right, it doesn't do blu-ray.
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Coulda fooled me!

OP, u wouldnt want to install win7 on a machine with 512mb of ram
    
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Think I'll pop my blu-ray into my Xbox entertainment center. Oh yeah that's right, it doesn't do blu-ray.
enjoy your 1080p.

ill enjoy my 2560 x 1600.
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may you explain it please?
Boy from Matrix: "Do not try to bend the spoon — that's impossible. Instead, only try to realize the truth: there is no spoon"

Ballmer: "Do not try to play games on the Xbox - that's impossible. Instead, only try to realize the truth: Xbox is a media box."
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