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Quite the Conundrum!!!

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So I'm looking to buy a new Xbox 360 since my old Elite died a couple weeks ago. My budget is $250 and I really like the looks of the new 360 Slim. I don't have the $300 to get the 250gb model so I would get the 4gb model. That leaves me with $50 to get a used game (Probably Black Ops or Reach). If I went with that route I would get one of those 250gb knockoff hard drives later down the road.

My other option is to buy an Elite from someone on these forums. It comes with a bunch of stuff plus Halo: Reach. Its a really nice package but its just not a Slim haha.

Basically what I'm asking you guys is what do you think? Should I go with the Elite package, or just start fresh and buy a brand new Slim (wifi is a HUGE plus)
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Get the slim. You'll be better off in the long run
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Yeah, thats pretty much what I was thinking.
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Slim, the only old model I would buy would be a Jasper.
 
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Ya get the slim
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