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Old 12-08-2011, 01:30 AM   #1
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New Xbox Dashboard

Who's installed the updated dashboard? I like the modern feel it has, so similar to the WP7 layout. But does it have to have such a huge amount of advertising? I mean, really. We already paid for Xbox Live. We don't want ads.
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Who's installed the updated dashboard? I like the modern feel it has, so similar to the WP7 layout. But does it have to have such a huge amount of advertising? I mean, really. We already paid for Xbox Live. We don't want ads.
I thought it was funny that they have a WoW ad. There has always been ads though, just not as noticeable. Also you can set up your WP7 as a Xbox Companion and control the dashboard and some of the apps with it.
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Old 12-08-2011, 04:18 AM   #3
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looks like they just copied the PS3s dashboard, except for the 360 you don't start on games.

and it has ads.
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except for the 360 you don't start on games
You start on 'Home' which has the game you put in, along with the games you've installed.
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looks like they just copied the PS3s dashboard
thats so wrong it hurts



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Uh, they look pretty close to me.
Except for the fact that the new 360 update looks less organized.

It's definitely the best dashboard 360 so far, but the fact that it took them 3 or 4 tries just to end up with a somewhat cluttered version of the PS3 xmb is kind of pathetic.

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I have both consoles, and the new 360 layout is pretty much a shoddy version of the PS3s.
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Old 12-08-2011, 09:13 AM   #8
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Haven't installed it yet because I'm lazy. Looks annoying to me, though.
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I find that it is just to keep with them times. Also the dashboard is now more kinect friendly and some of the apps that are coming out for it are awesome.
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I just find it annoying that microsoft is trying to shove down our throats that the 360 is trying to be everyones all in one entertainment system or something.
Expecially when the PS3 still has more features then it since launch

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