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    News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    No RROD for newest Xbox.
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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    BSOD it is then ....

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    LOL, now it'll come with a 360 Black Screen of Death with a little picture of Steve Balmer shouting Bing! over and over...
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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    Please please make it turn out that it in fact uses three orange lights.

    Give some Hz to help where it hurts: BOINC Folding@Home

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    The red magic smoke of death?

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by Powderhound View Post
    Please please make it turn out that it in fact uses three orange lights.
    There are four lights!

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by directhex View Post
    There are four lights!
    The RROD was only 3 lights though.

    "Oh no, I've got the OLOD "

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    I thought thhe RROD was 4, making the whole "ring" thing, wasn't 3 an AV issue? Or was it the other way around?

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by Zap View Post
    I thought thhe RROD was 4, making the whole "ring" thing, wasn't 3 an AV issue? Or was it the other way around?
    Other way round - the 1 light is the RLoD.
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    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    Hi pitched squeal of death?

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 ?Slim? won?t feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by directhex View Post
    There are four lights!
    There are five lights! How many do you see now?
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    I'f I'm going to have a past, I prefer it to be multiple choice!

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    Those damn cardassian xboxes!

    Seriously though, was the RROD not pretty much a non-issue with the first major revision of the 360? The number of RRODs reported for the Falcon and Jasper consoles seems no higher than the number of faults you'd get with any electronic device. The YLOD on the PS3 seems no less prolific as of those revisions, presumably because they did literally cut the TDP in half.

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    Lets go back to guru meditations




    For the younger audience, guru meditations were what you got when an Amiga had a spasm.

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    I had an Amiga for years and never saw one of those! Damn they were good.

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by Fraz View Post
    I had an Amiga for years and never saw one of those! Damn they were good.
    If your really sad (like me) you might spot one in an episode of Babylon 5, the early season graphics were done on toastered amigas, think they also got used for the screens on the bridge.

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    Re: News - Xbox 360 'Slim' won't feature RROD.

    Quote Originally Posted by sammorris View Post
    Those damn cardassian xboxes!

    Seriously though, was the RROD not pretty much a non-issue with the first major revision of the 360? The number of RRODs reported for the Falcon and Jasper consoles seems no higher than the number of faults you'd get with any electronic device. The YLOD on the PS3 seems no less prolific as of those revisions, presumably because they did literally cut the TDP in half.
    Yeah - I know of a few people who have had to send there original 60GB back as its died on them either with the YLOD, or just dying completely. Each time they received a replacement that went out after only a few weeks, so to me it's no real surprise the consoles have issues considering the heat they outpt. The current PS3 TDP is something of an achievment though.
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
    CAT-THE-FIFTH: "The Antec 300 is a case which has an understated and clean appearance which many people like. Not everyone is into e-peen looking computers which look like a cross between the imagination of a hyperactive 10 year old and a Frog."
    TKPeters: "Off to AVForum better Deal - £20+Vat for Free Shipping @ Scan"
    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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