Slim, Black Microsoft Xbox 360 Arriving This Week

Posted Jun 16, 2010

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has announced a new version of the Xbox 360 this week.  The new console was announced at Microsoft’s annual E3 conference.  The new Xbox 360 will be slim, have an angular look, will make less noise when powered on.  This console is nicknamed the Xbox Slim and it will cost $299.  This is the same price as the 120GB Xbox 360 Elite system.  The Xbox 360 Slim will have built in 802.11n wireless networking, 250GB hard drive, connector for the Kinect, and five USB ports.  It also comes with a matching colored controller.  The Xbox Arcade price is also being cut to $149 and $249 for the Elite. [Yahoo! Games]