By Eric Qualls, About.com Guide
Before You Buy An Xbox 360
If you are new to the Xbox 360, there are a few things you should consider before buying. There are a few different configurations of the system, and knowing what each one offers and having a good idea of what you want to do with your system before making a purchase will help you get the most out of your new system right out of the box.
- What Is The Xbox 360?
- Xbox 360 System Photos
- Xbox 360 Tech Specs
- Xbox 360 Buyer's Guide
- Is It Worth It To Upgrade To An HDTV For Gaming?
Xbox 360 General Tips and Tricks
So you bought an Xbox 360. Need any help? We walk you through connecting it to a TV, setting family controls, and more right here.
- How To Hook Up An Xbox 360 To A TV
- Xbox 360 Wireless Networking Info
- Xbox 360 Family Settings FAQ
- Xbox 360 Customization FAQ
Microsoft's online service for the Xbox and Xbox 360 is called Xbox Live. It is a paid service that offers the best online gameplay and matchmaking in the industry. You can also do more than just play games, though, such as TV show and movie downloads and even play full games in the Xbox Live Arcade.
Original Xbox Info
The original Xbox system may have been pushed out of the spotlight by its big brother, the Xbox 360, but that doesn't mean that the Xbox isn't still a great system to own. You can find systems, accessories, and most of the huge lineup of great games for very little money these days, which makes the Xbox a great value and well worth checking out.