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Xbox 360 120GB Hard Drive

by Microsoft
Xbox 360
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (251 customer reviews)

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  • Play original and retro games in Xbox LIVE Arcade.
  • Save your game progress, Xbox LIVE gamer profile, game demos, and custom soundtracks from your own music collection.
  • Expand your Xbox 360 experience with downloadable content.
  • Download movies and television shows from Xbox LIVE Marketplace.

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  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S. and to APO/FPO addresses. For APO/FPO shipments, please check with the manufacturer regarding warranty and support issues.
  • Product Dimensions: 12.2 x 6.8 x 2.8 inches ; 1.3 pounds
  • Media: Video Game
  • Release Date: April 17, 2007
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (251 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,308 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)

Product Description

The Xbox 360 Hard Drive is the best option for media enthusiasts who game on Xbox 360. Expand your Xbox 360 experience with downloadable content. Save your game progress, Xbox LIVE gamer profile, game demos, and custom soundtracks from your own music collection. Download movies and television shows from Xbox LIVE Marketplace. Play original and retro games in Xbox LIVE Arcade.

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246 of 255 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Easy upgrade from 20GB drive July 5, 2007
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
I don't have the "black" one but I couldn't find the one I needed to write the review for. It's the same thing anyway - but mine is the one that is the same color as the original 20GB Xbox 360 drive.

The only reason I gave this 4 stars instead of 5 is because I think it is overpriced and should be offered by Microsoft at an "upgrade" price for people who had already purchased the 20GB drive.

Anyway, the drive comes with a kit (disc and USB cable) that allow you to easily transfer all your data from your old 20GB drive to the 120GB one. The transfer was easy and hassle-free. The entire process took less than 90 minutes. When I turned on the 360 afterwards with the new drive attached, everything booted up exactly as it had with the old 20GB drive. There was no further configuration or registration needed. All data had been preserved perfectly - downloaded demos, trailers, and other content, saved game data, music, etc. The new drive is even a little bit faster than the old one - although it's possible that my old one had gotten fragmented and that was slowing it down, so maybe it's really the same speed.

Anyway, this is nice. Now every time I want to download something I don't have to scrounge for some free hard drive space by deleting stuff I would really rather keep.

And a note to Microsoft - in case you are reading this - you should more clearly advertise that this drive comes with the data transfer kit. I have been considering buying this drive for months now, but was hesitating because I didn't think I would be able to transfer all my data from the old drive. At one point I even called the Xbox support line and specifically asked if there was a way to transfer the data over, and the lady I spoke to made no mention of the transfer kit.
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49 of 52 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Must have item for Xbox 360 users June 9, 2007
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Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Price is a bit steep since I just got my Xbox 360 5 months ago but a must have item for me. The 13 GB of usable space on the original drive is too small to hold demos, clips and ripped CDs. I started ripping my CD collection to the Xbox 360 and quickly ran out of space. The Media jukebox is wonderful for playing my CDs over my sound system.

Installation was completed in less than 5 minutes and the transfer of the 20 GB took 1 hour, 19 minutes. I am currently downloading 7 GB of game demos I can play, as well as TV and movie clips. Tons of FREE content if you have the hard disk space.

I believe I can even transfer my home photos to it to use as a slideshow.

Super simple installation. Insert CD, pull out USB connections, plug transfer cable into new drive and other end in the rear USB. Push A. When finished, remove CD, turn off unit, remove USB cable, and change out new drive for old (2 seconds or so to pop out old and insert new). Turn on and enjoy.
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108 of 125 people found the following review helpful
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Normally if you buy a 120gb BRAND-NEW, you wont have to worry about this issue, but IF you buy a USED hard drive from one of the other vendors on this site you NEED to make sure what type of hard drive your getting.

There are two types; the black one that comes with the elite 360 and the chrome/silver one that is sold independently.

The Silver one should come with the data migration kit that allows you to transfer all your memory from your 20gb hard drive to your new one. MAKE SURE THAT THE VENDOR INCLUDES THIS CABLE or you will be up a very deep creek without a BOAT.

You can only get a Black hard drive used if someone were to sell their hard drive from the elite 360 (a rare occurrence, but it happened to me). This hard drive wont come with a data migration cable at all UNLESS the previous owner received one from Microsoft. ONCE AGAIN, MAKE SURE THAT THE HARD DRIVE YOU BUY HAS A CABLE WITH IT or you will be unable to transfer your data from old hard drive to new.

Microsoft can offer to send you a free migration kit, but that's ONLY IF YOU FILL OUT A FORM AND SUPPLY THE SERIAL NUMBERS OF YOUR OLD 360 AND THE NEW ELITE 360 YOU JUST BOUGHT. Bought a used hard drive and not a elite 360? Plum out of luck, cause you can't get one from Microsoft unless you supply that information. You could buy one off eBay, but they usually go for upwards $10-$15 IF YOUR LUCKY, $20-$40 IF YOU'RE NOT.

Right now I'm looking for a Data Migration Cable because i didn't have the knowledge I'm giving you all right now. Either buy the 120gb Hard drive NEW and guarantee you'll get the cable with your purchase, OR GET IN TOUCH WITH THE USED HARD DRIVE SELLER AND MAKE SURE THAT THEY HAVE A CABLE TO SEND WITH THE HARD DRIVE THEY'RE SELLING. DO NOT MAKE THE SAME MISTAKE I DID.
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97 of 112 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Not Everyone Needs This April 10, 2007
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
Most people who already own a xbox 360 this product may be very tempting and some people have been waiting months on this. You could use this to store music on your xbox hard drive as well as videos and xbox live arcade games and game demos.

For people who are continually running out of space on their 360 this is a Godsend. If you're downloading HD movies you'll really appreciate this. If you want to store your music on your 360 you'll love this. However, if you're just using the xbox 360 hard-drive for your game saves then this is more than you'll ever use.

It would be better to wait until you're having problems storing everything you want on your 20GB hard drive and then decide if you need this. If you do decide it is worthwhile later you might be able to pick it up for a little less money.


Now with the New Xbox Experience it is possible to install games on your hard drive. Since most games are about 6 GB it makes a 20 GB hard drive seem super small. Still, I don't think most people need this, but an avid 360 fan will find plenty of use for the extra space.

Another space concern I've found is downloading extra game content. Those map packs and extra songs for Rock Band fill up your drive pretty quick and they aren't things you'll ever want to delete. If you are looking for someone who plays Rock Band, or Guitar Hero, a lot they might be in real need of this.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars You win some, you loose some
The hard drive worked just as advertised and was delivered quickly! The hard drive installed with no problem and my 360 worked great with it. Read more
Published 1 day ago by Jose Olvera II
5.0 out of 5 stars Great.
Great price for a great hard drive. Received it in a timely manner. I didn't need the transfer wire because I just re-downloaded everything. Read more
Published 24 days ago by Lonesome Ninja
5.0 out of 5 stars Got Something Better Than Expected
Great service and even got a better hard drive than expected. I ordered the 120 GB hard drive thinking that it would be the gray standard version. Read more
Published 1 month ago by BoxDesire
4.0 out of 5 stars Hard drive
hard drive working OK, Just had to remove a User id that was still on it. The drive is working OK
Published 2 months ago by Everett Williams
4.0 out of 5 stars Good Deal!
This was a really good deal for a used hard drive. My only complaint is that it came packed with stuff on it and took about an hour to erase it. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Angela Stark
5.0 out of 5 stars Extremely fast shipping!!!!!
I am extremely happy with the promptness of the seller. Only thing is, the hard drive was black and silver. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Alex Maas
5.0 out of 5 stars 120GB of Great Memory Storage.
For any xbox 360 owner, this external hard drive provides 120GB of memory for a great price! If you are looking to upgrade your memory this is a great option. Read more
Published 2 months ago by Waylin Clegg
4.0 out of 5 stars Hard drive
I love this hard drive it came in good condition it still had the old profiles from the original owners and it had some dlc so it was pretty cool
Published 3 months ago by Ruben Solorio
4.0 out of 5 stars Paying this much for a HDD not cool
Works like it should but the price per gig for hdd technology is still a bit crazy. I would recommend anyone to buy one if needing a HDD for an Xbox 360.
Published 3 months ago by Amanda Samples
5.0 out of 5 stars should have got one sooner
had this hard drive for several months and it has performed flawlessly. for about a year I was constantly deleting items from my original 60gb xbox hard drive. Read more
Published 3 months ago by Chris B
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