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    I'm not spending over 450 next gen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Two4DaMoney View Post
    I'm not spending over 450 next gen.
    Well that's your fault then.

    I wouldn't mind paying 500+ if I got a high-end machine in return. After all, you get what you pay for (Wii U says hi).



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    I question the price point (if true) considering less custom hardware is being used supposedly. $600 launch PS3 has made these people crazy I'd say, lol


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    Quote Originally Posted by Two4DaMoney View Post
    I'm not spending over 450 next gen.
    In 2005 the 360 (pro/premium sku) launched at $400. The equivalent amount in 2013 is $476.75.

    http://www.bls.gov/data/inflation_calculator.htm

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    $600 is where I draw the line.

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    $500 is where I draw the line.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MATRIX 2 View Post
    In 2005 the 360 (pro/premium sku) launched at $400. The equivalent amount in 2013 is $476.75.

    http://www.bls.gov/data/inflation_calculator.htm
    Cool and final fantasy 6 was $80 in 1994. That's 125 now.

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    Yeah, there has to be something extremely important to go beyond $499.... that's what will have to get me past that point.




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    Yea I'll pay up to $500 but $400 is the sweet spot...granted we're not missing anything important.

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    Cant wait for the 21st however i have a feeling they wont give pricing until e3

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    Quote Originally Posted by keefy View Post
    Why is there a 200 dollar gap?
    one is basic, one is high-end.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sufi View Post
    one is basic, one is high-end.
    MAybe I should been more specific.
    What is missing from the 200 version, it cant be only a hard drive becuase they do not cost 200 there must be more
    hard drive, 12 months live, kinect?

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    Quote Originally Posted by keefy View Post
    MAybe I should been more specific.
    What is missing from the 200 version, it cant be only a hard drive becuase they do not cost 200 there must be more
    hard drive, 12 months live, kinect?
    oh yea i donno.

    it'd be weird if kinect is missing as I'd think that was supposedly integral. it might be the Live subscription. very likely to be the HDD...might even be the lack of BD but that's too radical and i think they likely won't do this and if they do, probably much later down the line. Though a rumor suggested that they did have something like this in mind but didn't go with it.

    I'm thinking the cheaper version is just very very stripped down.

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    Quote Originally Posted by keefy View Post
    MAybe I should been more specific.
    What is missing from the 200 version, it cant be only a hard drive becuase they do not cost 200 there must be more
    hard drive, 12 months live, kinect?
    They are both same. One is $499 upfront and the other is a subsidized version at $299 plus $15/month for 24 months.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ryunosuke View Post
    They are both same. One is $499 upfront and the other is a subsidized version at $299 plus $15/month for 24 months.
    Sounds like rape in the 1st degree. In my opinion of course.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Sufi View Post
    oh yea i donno.

    it'd be weird if kinect is missing as I'd think that was supposedly integral. it might be the Live subscription. very likely to be the HDD...might even be the lack of BD but that's too radical and i think they likely won't do this and if they do, probably much later down the line. Though a rumor suggested that they did have something like this in mind but didn't go with it.

    I'm thinking the cheaper version is just very very stripped down.
    It would be too difficult to for devs to have to develop for different versions of the same console so the specs and the drive will have to be the same. Also, since rumors are that all games will have to be installed to the HDD, that will be on all models as well. I doubt the versions will be different hardware-wise

    Quote Originally Posted by $Greatness$ View Post
    Sounds like rape in the 1st degree. In my opinion of course.
    That's why you just pay the money up front and forget about monthly payments. In fact, you would be better off charging the console and paying the credit card interest than to go with the subscription-subsidized price.
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    Quote Originally Posted by $Greatness$ View Post
    Sounds like rape in the 1st degree. In my opinion of course.
    Guess how cell phone contracts work.

    Quote Originally Posted by Typical guy View Post
    Cool and final fantasy 6 was $80 in 1994. That's 125 now.
    You do realize that cartridges were very expensive, right?

    And I remember seeing Goldeneye in walmart for $99.

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    I'd pay $500 if it was a bundle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Man Gamer View Post
    It would be too difficult to for devs to have to develop for different versions of the same console so the specs and the drive will have to be the same. Also, since rumors are that all games will have to be installed to the HDD, that will be on all models as well. I doubt the versions will be different hardware-wise
    Never said the specs would be different. Even if they have HDDs installed, they don't have to be the same size. That wouldn't make any difference to the developers.

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