Category Archives: Microsoft

A visit from the Red Ring of Death

It had to happen sooner or later. I’ve owned my Xbox 360 for a little over three years now, and it was only a matter of time before it decided to call it quits and break down. I’d been experiencing … Continue reading

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Optical Illusion

I’ve just been on the mighty fleabay and got hold of an official Microsoft audio dongle so that I can use both HDMI and optical digital outputs of my Xbox 360. Bizarrely, Microsoft have opted to have the optical out … Continue reading

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