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So for the first time in me life bought a console- a 360 S 4gb version and Gears of War 2.

What can i expect?

Graphics gonna be anywhere near a PC??
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Graphics are sub-par. Not a PC at all.
But I think you'll enjoy it neither the less.
Don't let the PC gamers swing you.

Have a open mind about it.
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For my sig rig, I'd say it can be a match, depending on how much you love your frame rate. For your sig rig, be prepared for disappointment. There are games that have some wonderful graphics, but none of them will top todays high end PCs. Mass Effect 2 (which I'm playing right now for the 4th time) has pretty good detail, but some clipping issues with different textures, especially skin and clothes. Not sure if its console only, but you can't have everything on this little box.

Also, Kinect is lots of fun, but no really good games are out. I have it and don't see anything interesting until Forza 4 this fall. Lots of gimmicks. Fun gimmicks, but gimmicks nonetheless.
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Its a good media device, Kinect is good for the whole family.
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12 year old screaming kids.
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As people said, its graphics are sub par. I enjoy a little console here and there once in awhile. Be happy. Xbox 360 is a good console.
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Originally Posted by SadSoul View Post
So for the first time in me life bought a console- a 360 S 4gb version and Gears of War 2.

What can i expect?

Graphics gonna be anywhere near a PC??
You didn't buy it for the graphics, but for the games. (I hope)

Should be good, you can play the few games you miss out on PC (Halo, Gears of War). If you have netflix it works great for that too. Not sure what Kinect games are like really but that's something too.
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Also you can hack Kinect if you're into software and do all sorts of fun things It's how I intend to spend most of my summer
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Disappointment.
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And the PC gamers come trollin' in....
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