Imagine playing with your favorite Xbox 360 game when it all of a sudden freezes while you are in the middle of your game. The graphics become jagged and you can’t save your data.
This may be rather a shocker but what would actually shock you is a 3rd of Xbox 360 owners that also experience this sort of problem and they also haven’t any idea what causes it and why a state of the art gaming machine all of a sudden freezes or crashes or over heats.
Although there’s a guarantee offered by Microsoft, you must consider that it could be a real bother to ship it back to Microsoft, wait for it to get corrected and also wait for it to be shipped back to you only to experience it to freeze and crash after some months of playing.
Today, you’ll see that there are rather a lot of Xbox 360 fix guides circulating the Net that claim to fix the problem. Firstly, there are essentially 2 common issues that cause the Xbox 360 to freeze or crash.
For instance, if you play on for hours with 4 players playing the same game at the same time, then you’re asking a lot from your Xbox 360. As time passes, it pressures out the system and will ultimately overheat and shut down and you lose data and get mad because you where in the middle of a game.
All kinds of devices do this when it is pushed to the edge. This isn’t actually a significant problem as you can simply solve this problem by turning off your Xbox 360 and let it cool down for one or two hours. You may try placing a towel in the fridge for a couple of minutes then wrap it round the console.
However, you want to remember that overheating may be suggestive of a far more heavy problem, that may take you to the second reason for freezes and crashes. For this problem, you can try sending it back to Microsoft and get it fixed.
But, if you have got a bit of technical knowledge and you also have a couple of hours to spare as well as the needed tools to fix electronic equipments, then you’ll be able to fix your Xbox 360 yourself. Today, there are a lot of mending guides with video and picture guides included that may be in a position to help you repair your Xbox 360. The red rings of death may also be solved.
In truth, most guides will be ready to teach you how to fix your Xbox 360 in slightly below an hour. If you do this, it will void the guaranty and there’s always the likelihood that you may mess up while correcting it. So, unless you are talented in electronics and you know what you do, never attempt to fix the Xbox 360 games machine by yourself.
Instead, of try sending it back to Microsoft and get it mended by pro technicians who know about Xbox 360 and the way to correct it. There might be a cheap and faster solution.