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XBox 360 HD-DVD Add On

Posted by: , 13:31 AEST, Wed August 9, 2006
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The external high-def DVD player will be the least pricey model on market compared to the bloated prices of the HD-DVD players currently out there
While most hardcore gamers believe it's the games that will win the next-gen console war, others believe it will come down to something entirely different--movie playback. Sony has been banking on the PlayStation 3's integrated Blu-ray drive to move its console, and Microsoft has countered with an external HD-DVD drive, set to go on sale later this year.

The high-end models of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 are $599 and $399, respectively, but the PS3's price includes the system's Blu-ray drive. Microsoft still has not yet announced a price for the external HD-DVD drive, and its cost could sway the next-gen race. More...

Credit: Game Spot


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