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post #71 of 83
You shouldn't compare PC's to consoles. Only console Vs. console.

Its always nice to have both if you can afford cos they offer games that either one doesn't have for example. I love arcade fighting games such as Tekken and Mortal Kombat but they don't have it on PC.

If you compare graphics of course the PC wins. Technology on the PC is so different because of the options it gives you.

Its also annoying that consoles heat up fast not unless you have some custom cooling just like the PC way.

What I also noticed is that PC games cost a little lesser than console games.

Just enjoy it instead of being a sadsoul.
post #72 of 83
I'd expect to not use it very much.

I bought an Xbox 360 for really cheap ($60) about a year ago. I expected to use it to play games I wanted that weren't on PC. So far, the only games I have are Halo: Reach, and Ikaruga (from XBLA). Other than that, I haven't felt the need to buy any Xbox games.

I was thinking there'd be some great Xbox exclusive RPGs that I'd want, but so far, nothing.
Edited by Redmist - 3/9/11 at 1:36pm
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I love my xbox 360's. One being a launch console, the other a launch "elite" console. If you're disappointed with the graphics, because PC are admittedly better, then just use it for media. It's an amazing media device!
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I can take a picture of my xbox next to my mouse and keyboard to
Oh, I suppose I have to point it out for you then.



See it?




http://www.overclock.net/other-perip...m-adapter.html
post #75 of 83
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How much is it?

edit:Never mind, it's $150 us.
Edited by Citra - 3/9/11 at 2:08pm
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post #76 of 83
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How much is it?

edit:Never mind, it's $150 us.
And worth EVERY penny. None of my friends own gaming PC's, so now I can flex my KB/M skills all over those bratty little kids on XBL.

Here is a video:


EDIT: And I also use it with perfect results on my PS3. It's pretty much a universal console KB/M adapter. I F'ing love this thing.
Edited by FiveFingerDiscount - 3/9/11 at 2:16pm
post #77 of 83
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Wait, why are so many PC trolls in the Xbox section?

Its like they're waiting in the bushes to ambush someone that mentions consoles...O.o
im very proud of my 360 also my ps3 and my pc's i play on them all at the mo its all killzone 3 on the ps3 in a few weeks will be back on the 360 my kids love kinect they play it daily after school training there tigers etc

i like kinect when watching movies or even some tv shows via sky player just tell it to pause rewind full screen/pan and scan etc.. didnt know about that feature my daughter showed me it.

the xbox in all intense purposes is awesome i use it as a media server too when i get one of the wifes tv shows she misses i download from skyplayer virgin player or bbci player stream it strait to the xbox its great full 1080p hd streaming too..

my ps3 lacks that for some reason i cant get it to nativly display 1080p even though i got the slim version.. it always natives to 720p... i have to manually change it every time buts thats a whole other discussion

@ SAD you will love it plug it into your router you dont need gold for streaming but you do need an active connection to the internet for the codecs required for it well we do in the UK built in HDCP DRM....
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Wait, why are so many PC trolls in the Xbox section?

Its like they're waiting in the bushes to ambush someone that mentions consoles...O.o
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post #79 of 83
Too bad whoever was playing in the video has no skills. Drop shotting people? That requires no skill what so ever.
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Too bad whoever was playing in the video has no skills. Drop shotting people? That requires no skill what so ever.
The reason I linked to the video was to show the fluidity and overall quality of the conversion from controller to KB/M. It really feels almost as if you're playing on PC, aside from the horrible graphics.
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