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Won a PS3, should I keep it?
Posted 16 February 2012 - 09:11 PM
I'm sure Directv can't wait to get their hands on your unit.
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Posted 16 February 2012 - 09:42 PM
Posted 17 February 2012 - 05:38 PM
Will your kids 'grow out' of the Wii? Maybe, depends on how old they are, but the PS3 does cater to a different demographic than the Wii does.
I happen to have a PS3 and a XBOX 360 and find room for both of them in my life, though I am an avid gamer though .
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Posted 20 February 2012 - 02:15 PM
As to the Wii -if you don't have Wii Fit, it's worth buying and getting all family members into some basic fitness routines.
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:26 PM
Posted 09 April 2012 - 06:19 AM
Personally, I chose the Xbox for a variety of reasons. Their live system has been around longer and is more robust (to say nothing of never being out of order for days on end). Oh yeah - and my daughter wanted to play Halo
Posted 20 April 2012 - 11:43 AM
Like other have said, you can play bluray discs, stream using the Netflix client (which has a kids theme), Amazon OnDemand, Hulu Plus, stream your Plex library, download media from Playstation store, etc.
I buy an occasional game and download many demos but never use the music or picture options (well...I might have streamed pics from my computer once).
I also use my harmony remote with it, ftr, which is nice.
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