|The Microsoft Xbox 360 Slim with Kinect, is also known as the Xbox 360 S. The , ultra-light slim and compact design of this video game system, as well as its glossy black finish makes the Xbox 360 game console extremely attractive.|
With a 250 GB hard drive and a 4 GB onboard internal memory, the Microsoft Xbox 360 Slim with Kinect has ample space store you data. The Xbox 360 game console is capable of playing thousands of Xbox 360 games as well as those specially designed to interact with the Kinect sensor device. It can also play movies in DVD-ROM format if they are compatible with the inherent NTSC region code. The Xbox 360 game console is controlled with a remote that has joystick toggle buttons. These remotes come in two varieties: wired or wireless. Up to four wired remotes can be plugged into the back of the console via the USB ports so that a group of friends can play games. Four wireless remotes reduce the hassle of cords. Wired controllers are limited to the length of the cord and are excellent for the casual player, but the wireless controllers can be operated from up to thirty feet away from the console itself. Xbox 360 video game enthusiasts can get up to 30 hours of play out of two AA batteries.
The Xbox 360 Slim comes straight out of the box with built-in Wi-Fi capabilities. In situations where there are no wireless connections available, the Xbox 360 Slim console can be connected via an Ethernet RJ 45. Once connected to the Internet, the Xbox 360 Slim game console can synched with the Xbox Live subscriber server. This allows the players to download games directly to the hard drive. With Xbox Live, subscribers can receive game updates, connect with friend, watch movies and TV shows, and connect to popular social networking sites. Xbox 360 Slim owners are able to watch television shows and movies via both Hulu and Netflix subscriber services. They can also connect to Facebook and share photos via Flickr.
This video game system includes not only the game console, but also the Kinect sensor, which is a peripheral piece of equipment that is plugged directly into the console via USB. The Kinect sensor uses a type of technology that has the ability to integrate a player’s body movements directly into the game, making the player’s body the actual controller as opposed to the handheld wired or wireless controller. The optical sensor on the front of the Kinect device tracks body movements when interacting with compatible games and applications. In order to select menu items and make one’s character move around, the player must complete physical actions, such as running, jumping, punching, kicking, and waving one’s hands around in order to navigate around the screen. There are several dozen games on the market that are compatible with the Xbox 360 Slim with Kinect, and more are added on a constant basis.
These Kinect-compatible games place players directly in the center of the action, allowing them to attempt activities, such as being able to surf waves, dive under the sea, climb mountains, play sports like tennis and golf, and dance and perform exercises that range from calming, flexibility-encouraging yoga to intense cardio, aerobics, and core strength training. There is even a game series that teaches dance enthusiasts popular dance moves from today and well as decades past. The games that work with the Xbox Kinect sensor are clearly marked on the product packaging with words saying it is interactive, and it will also be marked with the word Kinect. / The Xbox 360 Slim with Kinect is an engaging video system that encourages the use of gaming enthusiasts’ minds as well as bodies, as game levels are approached, challenged, and defeated.
This gaming console is suitable for players of all ages and skill abilities, and with the wide array of compatible games available for sale, there is no shortage of challenges to conquer.
|Product Name||Microsoft Xbox 360 Slim|
|Product Line||Microsoft Xbox|
|Device Input Support||Game pad|
|Video Color Output||Color|
|Power & Battery|
|Power Source Types||Power Adapter - external|
|Resolutions||1920 x 1080|
- Kinect sensor
With the Kinect sensor, you can experience gaming like never before. Easy to use and fun for everyone, the Kinect sensor utilizes revolutionary full-body tracking to put you in the center of the fun. This amazing technology allows the sensor to recognize your body and mirror your movements in the game, making you the controller.
- Xbox LIVE
Xbox LIVE brings a world of entertainment to you. Instantly stream movies and TV from Netflix in crystal clear HD, or download game add-ons like new levels, characters, maps, and songs. Easily jump right into online multiplayer fun and play along with friends around the world. Plus, get your favorite music from Last.fm, connect with friends on Facebook and post tweets on Twitter. Xbox LIVE is your connection to more games, entertainment, and fun.
- Built-in Wi-Fi
The Xbox 360 has built-in wi-fi for a faster and easier connection to Xbox LIVE. Stream HD movies and TV or download games from Xbox LIVE from anywhere in the house.
- Xbox 360 wireless controller
This award-winning high performance wireless controller features a range of up to 30 feet and a battery life of 30 hours on two AA batteries.
- Kinect Adventures game
Float in outer space. Experience the thrill of roaring rapids. Tackle mountaintop obstacle courses. And dive into the deep to explore a leaky underwater observator - all from your living room. With Kinect Adventures, you are the controller as you jump, dodge, and kick your way through exciting adventures set in a variety of exotic locations.
|Hard Drive |
|Hard Drive Capacity||250 GB|