Xbox 360 USB HD Support

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Xbox 360 USB HD Support

Postposted on Mon Dec 17, 2012 12:21 pm

Does anybody know if the Xbox 360 supports large external USB HD's? I have a 500GB HD formatted with FAT32, will the console make use of all the space on this drive? I've read that there's a 16GB limit to the size of external USB drives which I find to be rather retarded.

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Re: Xbox 360 USB HD Support

Postposted on Mon Dec 17, 2012 12:44 pm

No, external hard drives have the same restrictions as USB drives. 16gb is it.

All you can do is jam the thing full of USB drives or buy an Xbox HDD.
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Re: Xbox 360 USB HD Support

Postposted on Mon Dec 17, 2012 1:24 pm

Pretty much what David said.

I have a "fat" (read: original) Microsoft Xbox 360 60GB hard drive I was gonna sell somewhere for $40 soonish. There are instructions online to pry open the plastic casing and move it to an adapter (they usually run $5 on amazon) if you needed to plug it into an Xbox 360 slim. If you're interested send me a PM.
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