The second Xbox 360 revealed


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Username: Jrpca

Home, Nb Canada

Post Number: 25
Registered: Feb-07
The second Xbox 360 revealed: codename Zephyr

Posted Jan 5th 2007 8:51AM by Ryan Block

Source: Engadget

Ever wonder why Microsoft hasn't released an HDMI cable for the Xbox 360, or whether the AV port was really capable of digital out? Well, here's your answer: we landed pictures of what appears to be the second Xbox 360 -- the Xbox 360 v2, if you will -- codenamed Zephyr. (The original Xbox 360, if you recall, was codenamed Xenon.) The long rumored about and awaited update to the console won't just feature a new, cooler 65nm processor, it's also finally added an HDMI port for full digital 1080p pleasure, as well as a 120GB drive, just what the doctor ordered. The 120GB drive may or may not come bundled with the kit, we don't yet know, just as we also don't yet know how much a Zephyr 360 is going to run (we imagine it'll go for the same price as currently so they can keep up a little on their expanding margin). But our very kind Xbox insider seemed happy to let us know we'd be able to get them "soon."

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Username: Dustin3

Tigard, OR U.S.

Post Number: 4679
Registered: Oct-05
i already posted somethin bout that

Bronze Member
Username: Jrpca, Nb Canada

Post Number: 38
Registered: Feb-07
ok cool .. didnt see it anywhere

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Username: Extrmndor3


Post Number: 3985
Registered: Feb-06
microsoft chairman denied the production of that prototype at the ces show when they found out engandget took a pic of the one fo the first prototypes of the xbox 360 please take info on trusted sites like microsoft, etc.

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Username: Bigsim

NSW Australia

Post Number: 293
Registered: Jan-06
FYI, the black 360 that wasn't going to happen is happening.

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Username: Sheriff

Post Number: 271
Registered: Jan-07
Ya, it's nice looking. I may just purchase the 120 gb HD for about $150.

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Username: Camaro823

British Colu... Canada

Post Number: 958
Registered: Jun-05
I personally think the system looks better in white

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Username: Dustin3

Tigard, OR U.S.

Post Number: 4725
Registered: Oct-05
i like the black sooooooo much more. and it also doesnt show dirt like the 360 does :-) and its only 80 bucks more!

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