Xbox 360 Elite, a new model of the video game and entertainment system that will include a 120GB hard drive, a high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) port, a high-definition cable, and a premium black finish for the console, wireless controller and Xbox LIVE headset.
- Xbox 360 Elite
Xbox 360 Elite ConsoleEquipped with a premium black finish, three powerful core processors capable of producing the best in HD entertainment up to 1080p, 16:9 cinematic aspect ratio, anti-aliasing for smooth textures, full surround sound, HDMI output and DVD playback with upscaling capabilities right out of the box.
120GB Hard DriveThe 120GB detachable hard drive allows gamers to save their games and store television shows, movies, music, pictures, trailers, levels, demos and other content available from Xbox LIVE Marketplace.
Wireless ControllerPrecision, comfort, and control with wireless freedom.
Xbox LiveIncludes free Xbox Live Silver, 30-Day trial of Xbox Live Gold Included (full Gold version sold separately)
Black HeadsetTalk, laugh, and listen on Xbox Live with this headset featuring a black finish to match the console
Ethernet Connectivity cableA fast, direct connection
HDMI CableNew to Xbox 360, HDMI allows consumers to get HD video (up to 1080p) and multichannel surround sound, all from one cable, plus additional cable for stereo and optical output for 5.1 surround sound.
Component HDAV CableOptimised for standard and HDTVs
Graphics - Xbox 360 redefines what games look like, sound like, feel like, and play like to engage you like never before. With Xbox 360, epic worlds are alive with detail, from thunderous skies rumbling over a mountain range to tiny blades of grass rustling together in the breeze. All games support 720p resolution in 16:9 widescreen, with anti-aliasing for smooth, movie-like graphics and multi-channel surround sound. Plus all of this in a new black finish and featuring HDMI for HD video and surround sound.
Digital Entertainment - Xbox 360 allows you to do more with your music, photos, video, and TV. Watch progressive-scan DVD movies right out of the box. Copy music to the Xbox 360 hard drive and share your latest digital pictures with friends. Xbox 360 can stream digital media stored on your MP3 player, digital camera, Media Center PC, or any Windows XP based PC.
Personalise - Xbox 360 lets you create your own unique system and experience, with interchangeable faces it's easy and fun to change the appearance of your console. Switch on your system and customise the look and feel of the Xbox Gamer Guide and Xbox System Guide.
Xbox Live - Xbox 360 when connected to your broadband connection gives you instant access to Xbox Live Silver. Talk with others using voice chat and access Xbox Live Marketplace-all right out of the box at no extra cost. Upgrade to Xbox Live Gold with intelligent matchmaking, access to achievements and statistics and video chat and messaging.
Custom IBM PowerPC-based CPU
- Three symmetrical cores running at 3.2 GHz each
- Two hardware threads per core; six hardware threads total
- VMX-128 vector unit per core; three total
- 128 VMX-128 registers per hardware thread
- 1 MB L2 cache
CPU Game Math Performance
- 9 billion dot product operations per second
Custom ATI Graphics Processor
- 10 MB of embedded DRAM
- 48-way parallel floating-point dynamically scheduled shader pipelines
- Unified shader architecture
- 500 million triangles per second
Pixel Fill Rate
- 16 gigasamples per second fill rate using 4x MSAA
- 48 billion shader operations per second
- 512 MB of 700 MHz GDDR3 RAM
- Unified memory architecture
- 22.4 GB/s memory interface bus bandwidth
- 256 GB/s memory bandwidth to EDRAM
- 21.6 GB/s front-side bus
Overall System Floating-Point Performance
- 1 teraflop
- Detachable and upgradeable 120GB hard drive
- 12x dual-layer DVD-ROM
- Memory Unit support starting at 64 MB
- Support for up to four wireless game controllers
- Three USB 2.0 ports
- Two memory unit slots
Optimised for Online
- Instant, out-of-the-box access to Xbox Live features with broadband service, including Xbox Live Marketplace for downloadable content, gamer profile for digital identity, and voice chat to talk to friends while playing games, watching movies, or listening to music.
- Built-in Ethernet port
- Wi-Fi ready: 802.11a, 802.11b, and 802.11g
- Video camera ready
Digital Media Support
- Support for DVD-Video, DVD-ROM, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, WMA CD, MP3 CD, JPEG Photo CD. Ability to stream media from portable music devices, digital cameras and Windows XP-based PCs.
- Ability to rip music to the Xbox 360 hard drive
- Custom playlists in every game
- Built-in Media Center Extender for Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
- Interactive, full-screen 3-D visualizers
High-Definition Game Support
- All games supported at 16:9, 720p, and 1080i, anti-aliasing
- Standard-definition and high-definition video output supported
- HDMI output supporting HD video (up to 1080p) and multichannel surround sound
- Multi-channel surround sound output
- Supports 48KHz 16-bit audio
- 320 independent decompression channels
- 32-bit audio processing
- Over 256 audio channels
- Stands vertically or horizontally
Customisable Face Plates
- Interchangeable to personalise the console