The name Xbox 1 is confusing to the average American consumer.

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2 years ago#21
It actually is. Microsoft themselves didn't name the 360 XBOX 2 because they didn't like their console having a lower number than the competing PS3. And now some dumb guy at the marketing department comes up with Xbox One. Like...seriously? That makes it as bad a name as Wii U.

But then again, why are you even bringing this up TC, this is old facts.
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2 years ago#22
For the majority of 30+ers buying stuff for children yeah

PSP2 > Vita
Wii 2 > Wii U
Xbox Infinity > Xbox One

Xbox not selling? A different reason most likely.
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2 years ago#23
I was talking to my mom about it around Christmas and I was saying Xbox one is $500. She was like "don't you have an Xbox one in your closet" I have the original Xbox in my closet.
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2 years ago#24
Of course it would be.

In America, we got the Xbox One. I don't know when they plan to announce the Xbox 1, but they should probably wait until all of the Xbox One consoles sell first.
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2 years ago#25
But it is selling, so this post is pointless. Well, it was pointless anyway.
2 years ago#26
AlexPuma posted...
casper316 posted...
GI_Ti posted...
That is the reason Xbox 1 consoles are sitting on the shelves. 360 > 1 therefore 360 is better. Most consumers probably think the Xbox1 is the classic original Xbox. Maybe Xbox 1 mini that comes out next year can save Microsoft from going third party.


is it just me or are the Sony Pony trolls just grasping at straws now? lol


I know, the Wii U is a perfect name and only idiots confuse it with the standard Wii.

Wait, what board am I on again?


Well MS knows how to properly advertise even though their PR is crape, while Nintendo doesn't seem to have one
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2 years ago#27
what exactly do the sony fans have to reassure themselves of?

last I checked their 8th gen console of choice is in the lead by over a million units
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2 years ago#28
krystyla posted...
AlexPuma posted...
casper316 posted...
GI_Ti posted...
That is the reason Xbox 1 consoles are sitting on the shelves. 360 > 1 therefore 360 is better. Most consumers probably think the Xbox1 is the classic original Xbox. Maybe Xbox 1 mini that comes out next year can save Microsoft from going third party.


is it just me or are the Sony Pony trolls just grasping at straws now? lol


I know, the Wii U is a perfect name and only idiots confuse it with the standard Wii.

Wait, what board am I on again?


Well MS knows how to properly advertise even though their PR is crape, while Nintendo doesn't seem to have one

Not to mention the fact that you won't find a new OG Xbox in stores. You will find a new Wii right next to the Wii U section.
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2 years ago#29
Jedi454 posted...
Try again.


You obviously know nothing about marketing. The TC is correct. The Wii U also falls into this same category.
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2 years ago#30
PominAus posted...
Jedi454 posted...
Try again.

You also know nothing about marketing. The TC is correct. The Wii U also falls into this same category.
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