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    Default IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    IGN has put together a hardware throwdown for PS3 Slim and Xbox 360 S. xD Check it out.

    The console wars continue to rage on. Ever since the PlayStation 3 arrived on the market to challenge the Xbox 360 in 2006, gamers have argued about the merits of each system. Even as console-exclusive game titles have become less and less common, gamers remain convinced that their system of choice is the superior one.

    We've decided to examine the war from a technical perspective, comparing which system sports more power under the hood and which offers a superior set of features. We've broken the console war into ten technical categories, including CPU, GPU, hard drives and so on.

    In the end, only one system can emerge victorious.

    This throwdown is based on the most recent versions of both consoles – the 'Slim' variations of both the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3, disregarding previous feature sets.
    Read it here.

    Surprise !:
    The winner is ...
    ...... !:
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    Kidding !! the winner is ps3 ofcourse :\

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    ahare......
    PS3 fanboy......

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    Mia... ken eisob purano purano news den.. ? lol

    btw, spoiler er style ta darun hoise...

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    lol aijonno i guess xbox 360 er sales ps3 er cheye kom hocche.

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    Nah, 360 lead last month's sales figure. By almost 100K.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    in USA 360 sells more then PS3. its opposite elsewhere. And the modchip will surely move a lot of ps3.

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    uff the mod! Duniyar ato gula device e eshe gelo ar PSP tai akhono ashlo na Keno PSP'r tar age phone er gula ashtese, biroktikor.

    Accha do u know what the controller mod requires? I have a broken 6-axis, I might try it if its not too difficult.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    nah. didnt look into that. :S i am waiting for the psp version myself.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    Quote Originally Posted by cRush View Post
    in USA 360 sells more then PS3. its opposite elsewhere. And the modchip will surely move a lot of ps3.
    Not only in USA but in Europe, Middle East and Asia too. 360 only loses in Japan but dat is PS territory.

    Check http://www.vgchartz.com/

    Between the mod is not as friendly as in case of 360 and latest firmware has already closed it so newer ps3s owners will be out of luck. So 360 will still sell higher than ps3.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    Not an issue. Now the system is open, opening it to more exploits, such as a hardware modchip like the old PS2 days. Current PS3 users are lucky that we have such an easy hack.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    still did not hear anything abt hardware modchip and so it is still very very far away.

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    Default Re: IGN: Xbox 360 vs. PlayStation 3: The Hardware Throwdown

    hehe vgchartz xD. I have fond memory of that site. anyway ps3 must have been selling more worldwide then 360 or else the difference between the total units wouldn't be decreasing in the way it is decreasing. As you know the PS3 released 1 year after xbox 360. xbox 360 was already 13 million units ahead at that time. but the different is now much less. That happened although 360 had mod chip available. Now PS3 modchips are selling so fast that they have trouble meeting the demand. xD Also a thing to notice in the sales figures is that Microsoft reports the number of Xbox 360 sold to retailers. and Sony reports the number of PS3 sold to users. Thats why you can never really compare the figures.

    and internal hardware modchip would not be required as it seems. because the system is now open. Sony cannot change the hardwares that are already out. So hackers will be able to make them work on current hardwares eventually regardless of the firmware. I am following the work of some hackers via different sources. It'll be a lot like PSP. They dont make everything public . So dont be surprised if u dont hear anything so soon. But the quickest public information about hacks is mostly found at ps3news.com.

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    dont know but figures seem to indicate that 360 is selling more and IGN also came up wid an article recently regarding 360 sales figures and dats wat matters still

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