|released in 2005|
|CPU: Custom IBM PowerPC-based CPU: 3 symmetrical cores running at 3.2 GHz each, 2 hardware threads per core; 6 hardware threads total, 1 VMX-128 vector unit per core; 3 total, 128 VMX-128 registers per hardware thread, 1 MB L2 cache|
MEMORY: 512 MB GDDR3 RAM, 700 MHz DDR, Unified memory architecture, 22.4 GB/s memory interface bus bandwidth
GRAPHICS: Custom ATI Graphics Processor: 500 MHz, 48-way parallel floating-point dynamically-scheduled shader pipelines, Unified shader architecture
SOUND: 5.1-channel Dolby Digital.The console works with over 256 audio channels and 320 independent decompression channels using 32-bit processing for audio.
MEDIA/STORAGE: DVD DL, external HD-DVD, internal (via hdd shell) 20/60/120 GB HDD
|The Xbox 360 represents a technological breakthrough only possible because of the hard work of hundreds of masterminds around the world who converged to create the ultimate gaming machine.|
The Xbox 360 puts you at the centre of an exciting, personalized entertainment experience. The console is a powerful next-generation gaming system, featuring a robust library of hundreds of games, high-definition (HD) graphics, and multichannel digital sound. Beyond gaming, the Xbox 360 allows playback of music, photos, and videos stored on Windows-based PCs or Universal Serial Bus peripherals. You even can use your music and photos to customize gaming environments. With Xbox LIVE, you can challenge and cooperate with friends in multiplayer scenarios (Gold Xbox LIVE account required); stream movies and TV shows; and download new content, including demos and games.
|24bit RGB 16,7 million-color palette|