Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is I remember when playing a video game was a ridiculously simple thing. When I fired up Frogger on my ancient Atari back in the late 80s, all you had to do was push the joystick in one of four directions to get to the other side and win the level.
Conclusion: The Microsoft Xbox 360 sets a new standard in console gaming with high-definition video and surround-sound audio. The Design of the main console is impressive, and setup is effortless, although poorly documented.
Pros: Gorgeous graphics and immersive audio provide a splendidly realistic gaming experience. Capable of using wireless controllers right out of the box. Excellent media management and playback. Great collection of launch titles.
Cons: Another bulky console from Microsoft. Game prices increase to $59.99.
Excerpt: Microsoft has revealed its new console, the Xbox 360. As can be seen from the picture opposite, the console is smaller, curvy and more stylish than the console before it, with the addition of being able to stand vertically or horizontally.
Conclusion: So what do we think? Well this isn’t a new console we've been presented with, merely an update of an old friend, however we are pleased to report the update is all good. The inclusion of a HDMI socket brings the console into the Home Cinema arena "proper", while the bigger hard drive will certainly...
Pros: HDMI socket, 120GB hard drive, great graphics
Conclusion: With the PlayStation 3 still months away and pricing still to be confirmed the Xbox 360 will provide gamers with a chance to get their hands on the next generation of console games today rather than sometime next year.
Pros: Graphics, wireless controller, digital hub capabilities
Cons: Tad on the large side, huge power pack. Budget version won't give you what you need to really enjoy this
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