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Xbox 720 in 2011? Count me in

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

Xbox 720 in 2011? Count me in.

This post is in response to a Sarcastic Gamer article titled Xbox 720 in 2011? Count me out.

Lono from Sarcastic Gamer is not keen on the idea of a new Xbox 720 being released in 2011. I am.

You’d think, by now, that Microsoft would have learned their lesson about being “first” and “quickest” to the market. Their haste to get to the starting line first resulted in a loss of over a billion dollars and a loss of unquantifiable consumer confidence, no matter what the PR spin on the Red Ring of Death fiasco is this week.

It is naive to assume that a 2011 release means Microsoft will make another RRoD-sized blunder with the design. Corporations learn from billion dollar mistakes.