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News: Xbox 360 500GB Drive Coming to Europe

Xbox 360 500GB Drive Coming to Europe

According to Amazon Spain

Yesterday, Microsoft confirmed that an official 500GB Xbox 360 Media Drive is on the way to the US and is due to retail for $109.99. US customers can preorder the somewhat expensive device via Xbox.com, but there was concern that the new piece of kit wouldn't reach European shores. Today, Amazon Spain listed the new drive...

News: External Game Storage Coming to Xbox One Soon

External Game Storage Coming to Xbox One Soon

About time.

In a thread on Reddit entitled "Xbox One Momentum", Microsoft's Larry Hyrb (Major Nelson) has been jumping in to answer a few queries from users. It seems that the erstwhile Major has confirmed that Xbox One owners will be able to install games on external devices soon, meaning that the system's 500GB internal drive is no longer a...

News: Your Xbox One Will Support an External HDD...Just Not at Launch

Your Xbox One Will Support an External HDD...Just Not at Launch

Another feature delayed.

Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox One will NOT support external storage when the console launches in November. The Xbox One comes with a 500GB internal HDD which cannot be replaced, but Microsoft have confirmed that the console's USB 3.0 ports can be used for external storage. The functionality is still being worked on...

News: Xbox One HDD Size Confirmed

Xbox One HDD Size Confirmed

Non-removable, but you can add more.

Engadget are reporting this morning that Microsoft's Albert Penello has confirmed some of the specifications of the storage contained within the Xbox One. The system will ship with a non-removable, non-replaceable 500GB HDD, although external storage devices can be added via one of the machine's three USB 3.0...

News: Microsoft Updates 320GB Drive Bundle

Microsoft Updates 320GB Drive Bundle

New Games Included

Microsoft has passed on a nugget of information regarding an update to their standalone 320GB HDD package. Previously, if you were to buy a 320GB HDD standalone, it came complete with a code to download Lego Star Wars III, but that's changed. In March, packs will be heading to retail that come bundled with digital copies of the...