Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite (120GB) comparison

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Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite (120GB)

Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite (120GB)
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Microsoft Xbox 360 S (250GB)

Microsoft Xbox 360 S (250GB)
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Microsoft Xbox 360 E (4GB)

Microsoft Xbox 360 E (4GB)
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Microsoft Xbox 360 E (250GB)

Microsoft Xbox 360 E (250GB)
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Sony PlayStation 4

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Price $199 at 1 store $250 at 1 store $179 to $199 at 4 stores $249 to $279 at 2 stores $409 to $509 at 2 stores
CNET editors' rating
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.6 (4.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.9 (3.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.9 (3.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.5 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 3.5 stars out of 195 reviews 3.5 stars out of 106 reviews 0 stars No reviews, write one! 5.0 stars out of 1 review 3.5 stars out of 34 reviews
Release date April 29, 2007 June 23, 2010 June 10, 2013 June 10, 2013 November 15, 2013
The Bottom Line While it's neither a must-have upgrade for existing 360 owners nor as feature-packed as the PS3, the Xbox 360 Elite's combination of top-notch gaming and digital media features make it the current game console of choice. Though the new Xbox 360 certainly addresses most of the concerns we've had with the versions before it, we don't think it warrants a purchase if you already own an Xbox 360 in working order with an HDMI-out port and a hard drive. The Xbox 360 remains a great video and gaming console, but fans will be better served by older 360 bundles -- or waiting for the Xbox One. The Xbox 360 remains a great video and gaming console, but fans will be better served by older 360 bundles -- or waiting for the Xbox One. The PlayStation 4's beautiful graphics, blazing interface, near-perfect controller, and lower price give it a slight edge on the Xbox One -- for now.

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Max resolution (external) [Jul 2, 2008 from CDS: Video Output] 1920 x 1080
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Video RAM installed 10 MB
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Processor type PowerPC
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Graphics Processor ATI Xbox 360
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Media Type DVD
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RAM installed size 512 MB
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