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Its not really a war, if you just want it for games then 360 for sure, if you want a blu ray player the PS3. The Blu ray player on PS3 is the only reason these 2 consoles are even as competitive as they are.
post #22 of 41
PS3.

Great for gaming and movies (Blu-Ray and .avi)... the PS3 is very versatile.

However, I wouldn't count out the PC.

There are just some things you can't do with a console....

Like flight simulations.
    
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dang...im really trying to figure out what to buy within a week or so ... i guess ill head towards multi platform ... btw did anyone c the new ps3 supercharged 500gb hdd edition ps3 on gamestop site its epic
post #24 of 41
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Originally Posted by GundamWZero View Post
PS3.

Great for gaming and movies (Blu-Ray and .avi)... the PS3 is very versatile.

However, I wouldn't count out the PC.

There are just some things you can't do with a console....

Like flight simulations.
true words my friend :}
post #25 of 41
it doesnt matter just get an oldPS3 Fat and youll be good get a HDD from newegg at 7200 Rpm if your going to be doing alot of Hacking the system and such like that but other then that The PS3 Supercharged is just another sale gimick
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post #27 of 41
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Its not really a war, if you just want it for games then 360 for sure, if you want a blu ray player the PS3. The Blu ray player on PS3 is the only reason these 2 consoles are even as competitive as they are.
Errrrr I wouldn't agree, for unique games and bluray go PS3 for a rubbish PC like experience go xbox.
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post #28 of 41
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wow im just amazed how quickly i get replies on this site im really satisfied and thnx for all the replies guys i guess ill have to figure this one out my selves give me regards and blessings and i hope i get both and hope to see even more replies tomorrow cuz i gott a whole lotta questions i need answered on this site but thats for another day gn everyone...!
post #29 of 41
You'll want a ps3 for it's exclusives(Mgs and uncharted kill everything on 360 by themselves) and the fact that onlines free, Blu ray and it's easier to use btw I have a 360(bought it on boxing day for 129 played it for a day or two and have only turned it on for maybe another hour or 2 of gameplay(got new games))
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post #30 of 41
If i had to play a console it would be a Xbox 360. But if you want to get into high quality gaming, build a pc.
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