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      01-05-2007, 03:03 PM   #1
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XBox 360 V2 HDMI

http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=5591

Microsoft's "Zephyr" leaked to the press complete with HDMI, 120GB hard drive and 65nm processor


With Sony's PlayStation 3 knocking on the Xbox 360's door, it was only a matter of time before Microsoft made the move to make its year-old console even more competitive. DailyTech has already reported that Microsoft has been able to successfully pare down its costs associated with producing the Xbox 360, so now is a more opportune time than ever to release an update.

According to Engadget, the Xbox 360 v2 (codenamed Zephyr) should go a long way in making the console cooler by swapping out the 90nm IBM Xenon PowerPC processor in favor of a 65nm revision that has not been announced yet.


There is also a single HDMI port for full 1080p support -- no firmware trickery needed. Also on the way is a 120GB hard drive which would double the capacity of Sony's top-ranging PS3. There’s no word on if Microsoft has seen fit to quiet the banshee-like DVD drive, but we can only hope that the answer is yes.

Engadget's "inside man" tells them that the new console will be available soon. We'll keep our ears and eyes open during Bill Gates' keynote on Sunday at CES to see if he has anything to say about the console.
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yea umm still woud take my ps3 over that any day
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what about the original 360 owners? they should offer a recall lol
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but wait...sony is doing the same thing with the ps3, giving it 2 hdmi ports (audio video) 120 gb blah blah blah the bs thing is that itis going to cost 2500
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PS3 i think is still going to be better
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xbox 360 is the best.

hands down, go buy one, and youll see.


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Hopefully this'll drive down the costs of PS3s
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