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Old 07-23-2010, 03:06 AM   #13
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Re: new Xbox slim still have hardware problems?

Originally Posted by gamevet View Post
$170 for a backup 360 isn't a bad deal
Buying a HW, a HW i actually already own, twice is always a bad deal. (tough for Sony it also is/was)

I wonder sometimes how many of those 40 resp. 35 mio consoles sold are for similar purposes. A backup machine, an exchange unit for RRoD/YLoD after warranty period or a Box for being banned from Live.
Is this a new way to boost sales or did this already happen in previous generations?
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