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Video: x360Key XBox 360 Hard Drive Game Backup Loader Demo


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177w ago - As a follow-up to the previous XBox 360 Slim Backup news, today the x360Key hard drive game loader is officially announced along with a video of an x360Key prototype running an AP25 protected game on XBox Dashboard version 2.0.12625.

To quote: Running a custom Linux system, x360key is capable of immaculately emulating the optical disk drive in Xbox 360, allowing you to play all your Xbox 360 (and Xbox 1) games from any USB media. It is compatible with all Xbox 360 models, both Fat and Slim, and offers advanced features such as emulation of the AP25 protection.

After more than a year in development We are proud to announce one of the most sophisticated backup loaders the world has ever seen. Backed by a team of hardware experts and some of the most renowned and respected members of the Xbox hacking community We have no doubt this will be an instant success!

We are now taking preorders and the first shipments to distributors are expected to be sent out in mid-July.

  • User friendly: intuitive interface, no soldering required
  • Compatible with all fat (and soon slim!) Xbox 360 models
  • Supports most Xbox 360 and Xbox 1 games
  • Supports most file systems, including NTFS, EXT2/3/4, and Mac OS X Extended
  • High speed USB2 interface
  • Stylish USB control pad for selecting games and controlling your x360key
  • Powerful embedded Linux system running from Micro SD card (included)
  • Linux firmware fully updatable from USB media
  • FPGA fully updatable from USB media via built-in, in-system JTAG programming
  • Recovery mode - it is always possible to recover from a bad flash
  • No drive flashing or JTAG hack required
  • AP25 protection emulation

In a Firmware Coming to You Soon:

  • Support for all slim Xbox 360 models
  • Web Control Panel*

Work in progress:

  • Loading games from NFS and Samba shares*
  • Xbox Live support
  • Backup original Xbox 360 games to USB hard drive

* Requires WiFi dongle (sold separately)





Looks awesome






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shummyr's Avatar
#25 - shummyr - 173w ago
When they have them available for preorder soon, then you can buy one.

micheal's Avatar
#24 - micheal - 173w ago
this one sound are so cool , when i can got this one ?

shummyr's Avatar
#23 - shummyr - 177w ago
Correct, you don't have to solder anything for either the ps3 or 360.

turtlebits's Avatar
#22 - turtlebits - 177w ago
Quote Originally Posted by alchybear View Post
lol it feels like the only reason its here is cuz 360 usb backup manager finally made it to 360 like ps3, but in relation it that we are at 3.60 and 360 is finally catching up with editing firmware with backup manager, now its a race it seems like to see which one becomes fully hacked with out soldering V.S.

and plz just find this entertaining..

You don't need to solder to hack a 360...

enotsleachim's Avatar
#21 - enotsleachim - 177w ago
this is kinda cool, but i already had 3 jtags, sold 2 of them because we never use them. i personally feel jtag is better, and free, but cool news nontheless.

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