Excerpt: Xbox, tuttavallisemmin laatikko, on massiivnen vehje. Gamecubeen verrattuna sen koko on ärsyttävän iso, mutta koolla on puolensakin. Gamecube näyttää minun makuuni hieman lelulta, mutta Xboxin jykevä koko luo normaalin elektroniikkavehkeen tunnelman.
Excerpt: The Box for this new Games console. In the last year we have seen some major changes in the way that consoles are on the market. Sony with the highly successful Playstation console has been leading the way with the Playstation 2.
Excerpt: Introduction With a few exceptions, playing video games on a console has always been a more enjoyable experience than on a home computer. In the '80s, the simplicity of popping a game cartridge into an Atari 2600 or Intellivision and blasting aliens on the family television set hooked millions of...
Conclusion: The Xbox was a successful introduction to the console market for Microsoft. It had successfully implemented a reliable online system and was a very good alternative to the PS2, but a little too late to make a massive dent in Sony's sales.
Conclusion: For the money, you get a complete gaming system that is not only likely to last the distance, but shape the future of home gaming. Of course, you can't do your monthly accounts or edit your home movies like with a PC, but for playing games, the Xbox offers a new generation of gaming capabilities.
Pros: The (current) price
Cons: Hoovers up exclusives; console hasn’t shrunk with gamepad