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News Analyst: Only HDD holding Xbox 360 back now

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by CardJoe, 24 Jun 2009.

  1. DougEdey

    DougEdey I pwn all your storage

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    I'd like to see what they do with the 1TB drive option, 2.5" Drives aren't reliable enough and I don't fancy sending back my drive because it got an RROD
     
  2. NeedlesKane

    NeedlesKane You're a Dremel

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    how will a retailer adapt?
     
  3. docodine

    docodine killed a guy once

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    I thought people were already managing to do this, though it may have been counted as 'console modding', and thus would ban you from Live...
     
  4. Saivert

    Saivert Minimodder

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    yes indeed someone has to start the ball rolling or nothing will happen.
    Microsoft has done this several times before. They are leader. I would never bash on someone making the lead on anything.
    Without companies like Valve (Steam) and now Microsoft pushing hard for digital distribution we would never see it.
    This doesn't mean that brick and mortar stores can't sell games at the same time. Why can't we have both?
    Some people are just too narrow minded or little opportunistic.
     
  5. ChuckyP83

    ChuckyP83 What's a Dremel?

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    Well the 120GB MS HDD costs $140 US at newegg currently. the SAME model Harddrive costs $50, also on newegg (The western Digital 120GB BEVS to be precise). Bit of a markup there. I dont think the case costs much...
     
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