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Have you had your RROD today?

RROD?

  • Nope, smooth as silk

    Votes: 17 34.7%
  • Yep

    Votes: 18 36.7%
  • More than once

    Votes: 14 28.6%

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So, who among TPU has had an XBOX 360 fail? Who has had it fail multiple times? Who has avoided the plight?
 

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So, who among TPU has had an XBOX 360 fail? Who has had it fail multiple times? Who has avoided the plight?

I've never had a an RROD. Then again I've never slept with a chick on her period.
 

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I've never had a an RROD. Then again I've never slept with a chick on her period.

:laugh:

Our elite RROD'd and the DVD Drive was broke as well apparently
 

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I have had two 360's RROD, the first one RROD'd and i sent it in, and Microsoft sent me back a new one(the same console i believe) and it worked for about a year and a half or so and RROD'd again.

BUT. Keep in mind these systems were pre-2008, so they were the older models, i am going to get another and make sure its a current made model. Like i said before, its MUCH better now then when they were first launched.

I also have plans to get a PS3 slim.(i had a 60GB PS3 ''fat'' at one time)
 
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On my 3rd Xbox360, the only reason I think this one has lasted so long is because I hardly play it. :laugh:
 

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LOL at everyone going off topic by talking about sex/sexual preferences.:laugh:
 

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Well I've never owned a 360 so the one I didn't buy is running smooth as silk. However in reality if I did buy one with my luck the retail box would spontaneously explode the second I put it in the trunk of my car.
 
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Well I've never owned a 360 so the one I didn't buy is running smooth as silk. However in reality if I did buy one with my luck the retail box would spontaneously explode the second I put it in the trunk of my car.

:laugh::laugh:
 

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I've never had a an RROD. Then again I've never slept with a chick on her period.

:laugh: It's a scary thing let me tell you, you're sitting w/ the joystick in your hands, you don't know what to do, you just stare slack-jawed wondering how the hell did I get in this situation.......
 

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3 of 3 rrod. 1st 2 i fixed temporarily but died later. 3rd did once, haven't had problems since
 
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Actually never had a RROD since i bought the console i think 1.5 years ago, but thats because i vmodded my fans
 

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My Xbox 360 hasn't died on me yet, and it's an early '05-'06 model. *Knock on wood*

I didn't make any modifications to my Xbox 360 either.
 
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I think that's probably because there aren't many cooling problems in Alaska. :roll::roll:
 

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I think that's probably because there aren't many cooling problems in Alaska. :roll::roll:


Actually it can get 90+ (F) degrees here in the summer, and in a house without air conditioning the heat sucks.

In the winter the house stays around 70-75F.
 

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I had my original launch model fail after a while. I sent it to microsoft and the replacement red ringed after a few months as well. I replaced the X-clamps on the heat sink and revided it but that added only about 4 more months to it's life span before it finally collapsed.

I then got a replacement arcade model (Jasper revision). The newer model is much cooler and quieter due to the smaller chip size. The heat would degrade the solder in the older model's gpu socket and warp the motherboard, leading to the rrod; but the newer model does not seem to have this problem.
 

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Actually it can get 90+ (F) degrees here in the summer, and in a house without air conditioning the heat sucks.

In the winter the house stays around 70-75F.

Wanna trade homes? I'm 10 minutes from the keys and an hour from the Bahamas.

FYI guys minus one vote from the "Smooth as Silk" option. I clicked on it as a joke.
 
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So if everyone's been honest we're at 8 that haven't failed and 16 that have, if you count the ones that failed multiple times we are probably near 8-30.
 

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So if everyone's been honest we're at 8 that haven't failed and 16 that have, if you count the ones that failed multiple times we are probably near 8-30.

Yeah from what I can see the 360 has been a complete and utter circle jerk. Or red ring jerk if you will. :laugh:
 
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