The Xbox 360 4GB is a slim version. With only 4GB, most players may think that it’s a bad choice. However, that is not the case. Xbox allows game saves, downloads and installs to USB flash drives. You can still enjoy despite the small memory. With the fun that everyone could get from the Xbox 360 4GB, it is safe to say that it is a good buy for $200. Here is a short review on this console system.
Xbox 360 4GB Review: Build and Design
This console system is slim. It has side vents that prevent overheating. It comes with a digital audio port, which helps if you use a separate surround sound.
If there is a downside of the size or slimness of the Xbox 360 4GB, it’s the compatibility issues. You cannot use old Xbox hard drives that you used in bulky Xbox models simply because they are not compatible with the Xbox 360 4GB.
The button for opening the disc tray is not depressed and may feel like too sensitive.
Xbox 360 Review: Features
The Xbox 360 slim comes with a 46b flash memory. There are five USB ports three of which are at the back. These help especially that saving games into USB flash drives is highly recommended and preferred by lots of users.
It has several features that the older Xbox models don’t have. First, it has a Valhalla chip. It is not the best because there is the Jasper chip but it still better than others because it prevents some technical problems or better known as RRoD. Second, the Xbox 360 4GB uses a new Wi-Fi, the Wi-Fi N. it is much faster than others. You will need the right router to enjoy the improved speed.
If you have been using PS3, you may feel that the manufacturer lacks effort regarding the graphics on the Xbox 360 4GB. However, the difference is not of a great extent.
The PS3’s better graphics is due mainly on its better processor but the Xbox 360 4GB is way better when it comes to multiplayer games.
The Xbox 360 4g is slim. However, its size made it incompatible with old hard drives. There are side vents to avoid overheating and it comes with several USB ports which are convenient for saving games. It has a new chip which is better than others but still not the best. It also uses the new Wi-Fi N which is faster.