Xbox 360 – The Specs

2 types of Xbox Live
Xbox Live Silver (no subscription required)
Xbox Live Gold (subscription benefits)

Features for Gold service
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[color=white](O)[/color] Also for Offline[/size]

– Seamless transition to Xbox Live account from Xbox to Xbox 360
– Access to MMOs (additional fees may apply) [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Free Xbox Live weekends [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Multiplayer online gameplay
– Avatar for gamer profile[color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Motto for gamer profile [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Personalized look for Xbox System Guide [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Offline achievments [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Online achievements [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Access to other players’ Gamer cards via Live [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Cumulative gamer score [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Location/language profile [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Reputation [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Enahnced matchmaking using above
– Skill level matchmaking
– Gameplay style profile (casual, competitive, etc.)
– Recent players list [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Free and premium download game content(S)
– Free and premium downloadable movies, music, tv [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Downloadable demos/trailers [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Microtransactions [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]
– Custom playlist in every game [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Play music from portable devices [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– View images from digital camera [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Strem media from Windows XP [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Interactive screen savers [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color][color=white](O)[/color]
– Track info for CDs [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color] [color=white](O)[/color]
– Communication with voice, video or text [color=#C0C0C0](S)[/color]

The Hardware
1. Support for DVD-video, DVD-Rom, DVD-R/RW, CD-DA, CD-Rom, CD-R, CD-RW, WMA CD, MP3 cd, JPEG photo CD
2. All games supported at 169, 720p and 1080i, anti-aliasing
3. Customizable face plates to change appearance
4. 3 USB 2.0 ports
5. Support for 4 wireless controllers
6. Detachable 20GB drive
7. Wi-Fi ready

Custom IBM PowerPC-based CPU

– 3 symmetrical cores at 3.2 GHz each
– 2 hardware threads per core
– 1 VMX-128 vector unit per core
– 1 MB L2 cache

CPU Game Math Performance
– 9 billion dots per second

Custom ATI Graphics Processor
– 500 MNz
– 10 MB embedded DRAM
– 48-way parallel floating-point shader pipelines
– unified shader architecture

Memory
-512 MB GDDR3 RAM
– 700 MNz DDR

Memory Bandwidth
– 22.4 GB/s memory interface bus bandwidth
– 256 GB/s memory bandwidth to EDRAM
– 21.6 GB/s frontside bus

Audio
– Mulitchannel surround sond output
– Supports 48khz 16-bit audio
– 320 independent decompression channels
– 32 bit processing
– 256+ audio channels