Xbox 360 is designed by the very
innovative Astro studios, San Francisco, USA in collaboration with Hers
Experimental Design Laboratory, Osaka, Japan, resulting in sleek and
stylish exterior packed with powerful hardware, software and services.
The Xbox 360 comes with:
Xbox Gamer Guide: An entertainment
gateway that connects to your games, movie, friends, music and available
downloadable content. The Xbox Guide Button, a one touch interface gives
you instant access to content you want, be it the gamer card of the
player who just invited you to play, or to new downloadable content for
the game you are currently running.
Xbox 360 lets you create your own
customised system for a unique experience. With changeable facia plates,
it is very easy to change the make up of your console. Power on your
system and you can customize the look and feel of the System Guide and
Gamer Guide with various unique skins. The faces and skins can form a
unique combination to reflect your personality.
Ring of Light:
The Xbox 360 console is divided into
four glowing quadrants which are also collectively called the Ring of
Light. This Ring of Light, along with the Xbox Guide button controls the
entire system. The guide button visually connects you to your games. The
Guide button apart from connecting and controlling your experience also
controls the startup and shutdown of the system. . The Xbox 360 supports
both wired and wireless controllers and accessories by the virtue of
which all operations can be controlled from the comfort of your couch.
Xbox 360ís Xbox Live is where games and
entertainment come alive. This is a unified interface where you can play
with anyone, anytime anywhere. By connecting your Xbox 360 to a
broadband internet connection, you can instantly access Xbox Live
Silver, to announce your digital identity via your gamer tag or gamer
card. You can talk to others using voice chat, and access the Xbox Live
Marketplace ó all right out of the box, at no extra cost. When you
upgrade to Xbox Live Gold, you get access to the ever exciting world of
online multiplayer gaming. By using intelligent matchmaking, and
accessing all your achievements and statistics, Xbox Live Gold brings
you nearer to your competition at your terms.
Xbox 360 redefines the whole gaming
experience in terms of what they look like, sound like, feel like, and
play like in order to engage you like never before. All Xbox 360 titles
have resolutions of 1080i and 720p resolution in 16:9 widescreen
formats, anti-aliasing support for movie-like graphics and of course,
multi-channel surround sound. Not to mention you can amplify your music,
photos, video, and TV. You can watch DVD movies in the comfort of your
couch. Xbox 360 also supports progressive-scan DVDís. The Xbox 360 hard
drive can be used to rip music and share your latest albums and pictures
with friends and family.
Xbox 360 Accessories Fact Sheet
A successor of the Xbox gaming system,
Microsoftís new Xbox 360 and its unique line of Xbox 360 system
accessories extend your digital entertainment experience beyond the
Xbox 360 Faceplates
A never before feature Ė Xbox 360 is
centralized around gamers. As a fully customizable design, Xbox 360
gives you the freedom of changing the look of the console to reflect
your tastes and personality. The face plates like most Nokia Cellular
phones can be changed with extreme ease to express your moods or your
sense of style.
* Interchangeable faceplates allow you
to create a unique system.
* Find cool, swappable and changeable
* Faceplates come in a lot of varieties
* Regardless of chosen faceplates, the
system remains fully functional.
Xbox 360 Memory Unit
Xbox 360 comes with a 64MB memory unit
to further enhance your gaming experience. This memory unit facilitates
you to save the in-game achievements and gamer profiles. These units are
portable and enable you to start off from where you left quickly and
easily. You can easily carry around the Memory Unit in a carrying case
which is extremely portable and can fit on a keychain. This memory unit
is absolute plugíníplay. Xbox 360 can hold up to two memory units, thus
making it upgradeable.
Xbox 360 Universal Media Remote
The Xbox 360 Universal Media Remote is
designed in such a way that it becomes an integrated control center for
the entire Xbox 360 system. The Media Remote facilitates your entry into
the world of digital entertainment by the touch of a single button. Play
DVDís, music, control your TV and your PC with a single integrated
controller. This option is to let you kick back, relax, and enjoy the
Accessories Designed for Xbox Live
Xbox Live Camera
The Xbox Live Camera for Xbox 360 lets
you video chat and message with your friends and gives up the true
gaming and entertainment experience. As an integrated part of Xbox 360ís
Xbox Live experience you can connect and communicate with friends while
playing, listening to music or watching movies. When you play
motion-detection-enabled games online the Xbox live camera inserts you
into the game and helps you control the characters.
Xbox 360 Headset
The Xbox 360 Headset enlivens the
online gaming experience beyond your imagination helping you to talk to
friends, your team mates to finalize strategies or trash talk your
opponents out of the game through Xbox Live, all this during play time.
Xbox Live also comes with a message service which you can use to leave
short vocal messages for your family or friends.
Xbox 360 Wireless Networking Adapter
The Xbox 360 Wireless Networking
Adapter takes your Xbox 360 experience way beyond your home,
synchronizing with the Xbox 360 main system seamlessly. You can transfer
videos and music to your Xbox 360 system from your PC with ease, chat up
your colleagues and friends, play games using Xbox Live, and more
without wiring it all up.
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
Xbox 360 through the optimized wireless
technology offers the ultimate in wireless gaming within a 30 ft range
for 40 hours with the help of 2 AA batteries. With warning systems in
place you can plug & charge with ample notice for uninterrupted playing.
The wireless controller also supports the Xbox 360 headset for voice
communication. The wireless controller has all the functionality of the
standard controller enabling you to use all the gaming and entertainment
features from your couch. The wired controller comes with a 9 ft cable.
XBox 360 Modchips will be available
shortly after the release of the XBox 360. These will allow your XBox
360 to host even more features and the ability to backup games!