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Old Oct 23, 2002, 08:31 AM
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I'm still a little confused on this....how exactly can I play a divx movie on my xbox...do I just pop a disc with the movie on it in and it works or do I need to download extra software to the xbox?? If so, what and where do I get them?
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Old Oct 23, 2002, 09:18 AM
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You of course need a modded XBox and the xbox media player software for which, according to ausbob you should be able to find a download link in the XBox forum.
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Old Oct 24, 2002, 01:56 AM
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it looks like somebody is about to release a dvd player that plays divX have a look at this link ***********.cdfreaks.com/news2.php3?ID=4969
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Old Oct 24, 2002, 12:57 PM
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It says in that article that its going to cost 400 euro and that is more expensive than xbox and ps2 which also play divx.. r they talking about modded ps2 and xbox?? if not how can i play divx on my regular ps2 and xbox? thanx also anyone else know about dvd players that can play divx?

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Old Oct 27, 2002, 12:42 PM
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The dreamcast is the only one that can do it without a mod chip.. but it can't handle very high resolutions or high bitrates and it's very picky about the audio.. this means most movies need to be re-encoded to conform to the standards. With that said, I've made some decent looking conversions. The x-box player is the best, but as stated above, you need to mod your x-box , which I would probably do straight away even if there wasn't a divx player for the xbox. I don't believe the PS2 can do divx yet.. but being as it's not really much more powerful than the dreamcast, I would probably just forget about it.
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Old Oct 27, 2002, 05:11 PM
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ps2 cant play divX or VCD I know the DVD player is expensive but I was hoping that it would be the start of something
 

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