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XB1 The Xbox One, AKA The Greatest thing EVER Created (that Haters Gonna Hate)

Discussion in 'Gaming' started by Bucknut24, Nov 8, 2013.

  1. Bucknut24

    Bucknut24 Trolololol

    All Hail it's mighty Glory

    bigdog3300 and ant80 like this.
  2. Bucknut24

    Bucknut24 Trolololol

    Release: November 22, 2013
    Price: $499 bones
    Media: Blu-ray Disc, DVD
    Operating System: Xbox OS, Windows custom kernel and a hypervisor
    CPU: Custom 1.75 GHzAMD 8 core APU(2 Quad-Core Jaguar modules)
    Storage capacity: 500 GB (HDD)
    Memory: 8 GB DDR3 (5 GB available to games)
    Display: Video output formats
    Graphics: 853 MHzAMD RadeonGCN architecture (inside of APU)
    Controller input: The greatest controller ever
    Camera: Kinect 2.0 (so you can fap while the NSA watches you!)
    Connectivity: Hell if I know, but it's better than whatever Sony can come up with
    Online Services: Xbox Live, god's creation
    Backward compatibility: Why would you play those crappy last gen games?
  3. AuTX Buckeye

    AuTX Buckeye Beam me up, Mr. Speaker. Yahoo Pickem Champ Former Game Champion

    Since when did ESP(i)N start pimping gaming systems -
    AKA The Greatest thing EVER Created


    Sorry couldn't resist
  4. LovelandBuckeye

    LovelandBuckeye You never lose to those pricks. Ever. Ever. - UFM

    Do you have any EVIDENTS!!!!11!1!!!
  5. CentralMOBuck

    CentralMOBuck Senior

  6. Bucknut24

    Bucknut24 Trolololol

    Lol at the updated thread title ​
    AuTX Buckeye likes this.
  7. Mac

    Mac That's a pain in the buns

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  8. EasternBuck

    EasternBuck Sophmore

  9. jwinslow

    jwinslow A MAN OF BETRAYED JUSTICE Staff Member Tourney Pick'em Champ

    so everyone is going to be hooked by the universal entertainment box even though they aren't supporting the one thing wanted by all: a la carte TV.

    What a sad life he leads if he's been tethered to cable boxes. They are indeed depressing, ancient units (though most have had the phone call overlay feature, except theirs tell you about a phone call used by someone not a gimmick feature few use in Skype).

    Directv boxes on the other hand have always been superb. The genie took it to another level. I have zero interest in another dvr and I certainly don't want one with xbox live pop-ups while I am watching. The fantasy football overlay gimmick is cute. Maybe if this was 2001 and we didn't all have second screens in our laps.

    I think the game recording and broadcasting technology sounds sweet especially if developers can let friends watch.

    At this point I need a compelling reason to buy one over the other. Better hardware is rhetoric I heard last time around (and it was true but turned out to not matter). Besides, most of the games will be programmed for both so the chances of truly utilizing the allegedly superior ps4 system are minimal.
  10. jwinslow

    jwinslow A MAN OF BETRAYED JUSTICE Staff Member Tourney Pick'em Champ

    streaming content from your Windows 8 pc ...

    Not that I expect to stream much from my pc, but what about those who didn't upgrade to the touch screen oriented os?

    If it could seamlessly play archived shows on a server accessible by an older os, that would be a nice feature. If I have to store my content locally on a Windows 8 box, I suspect that will be a much less utilized feature.
  11. EasternBuck

    EasternBuck Sophmore

  12. Dryden

    Dryden Sober as Sarkisian Staff Member Tech Admin

    Free Skype. Yippee.

  13. Bucknut24

    Bucknut24 Trolololol

    decided to take the day off on the 22nd..can't wait
  14. EasternBuck

    EasternBuck Sophmore

    Fully integrated Skype will be very nice, especially if it works as well as its being portrayed. I could even see it growing in popularity once people being using it through the new system.
  15. Bucknut24

    Bucknut24 Trolololol

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