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Considering I have my Sig Rig my original Xbox 360 from 05' finally took the big RROD to the sky, after trying multiple fixes it just doesn't want to come.

I really don't want to buy one, but I do have the extra money from W2's and ALL my friends have one and just keep nagging for me to repurchase a Xbox. So my question is do you guys think I should buy a new Xbox, or just ignore them and keep on PC Gaming.
    
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I heard the 720 is coming soon.
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I heard the 720 is coming soon.
Seriously...
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I heard the 720 is coming soon.
I thought they said at least another 5 years before they even start making the new console.
     
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I heard the 720 is coming soon.
Cool Story, Bro.

Anyways. OP are you interested in Kinect? Wanna buy used ? Slim? If your short on cash I would hunt for a used Jasper. Got the cash, go for a slim. I got a few friends that play on the xbox so thats why I keep mine around.
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I wanna get one for jet set radio future and possibly castle crashers and oh yeah the sequel spin off to hydro thunder and i think they re did perfect dark with high res textures of the 360 too.

so there are a few titles i know i want that i can't get on pc. witch is gay bs cause i would buy them on steam.
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Dude gamestop $110 used xbox. Make sure they get one with an hdmi port in the back.
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I heard the 720 is coming soon.
Really, cause I remember just a couple months ago they were saying it EASILY has 5 more years.
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I thought they said at least another 5 years before they even start making the new console.
Yeah thats what I was thinking Sony and MS said both consoles have about 5 years of life left into them.

So does anyone think I should purchase a Xbox?

@Cloaked
Gamestop doesn't have any used ones and I didn't want to buy one from the Website just because there's nothing certain about the Manufacturer Warranty Date and plus they come with 30 Day Warrantys. Plus looking at the reviews several people have received Banned Xbox's.

@KBCobra
I figured I'd just buy a 4GB Slim simply because I would never encounter the problems my Jasper has ultimately faced and it comes with a Warranty that is not about to expire.
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Dude gamestop $110 used xbox. Make sure they get one with an hdmi port in the back.
I wouldn't do that, people returned banned xbox all the time. Not like gamestop checks .....oh look it works....box her up...
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Didn't really pay attention. Just heard a hint that the 720 is in development. Some people just get the live. I would say get the slim or live.
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