Question about Microsoft Xbox 360 Console
I bought an imported xbox 360 from USA and when I connected to UK power supply through a converter the xbox would power up for a few seconds then when it started to search for a channel or the dvd drive was opened it would shut down. After a few tries a red light would appear on the power pack and refuse to start.I thought it may be a faulty converter so I replaced that but the same thing happened again. I noticed that the two converters were hot when I plugged them out.Can I use a UK spec pwer brick to run my US console or is it only US power bricks through a converter that is suitable. Anyone help?!!
Yeah you definitly need to have a uk to usa power converter. you guys run on 220V which would create way more current then needed which is why the power supply blew. I hope you didnt fry any internal parts in the 360. You need to get a power converter that gives you 120V.
Posted on Dec 27, 2007
It would be too much voltage, not too much current, voltage and current are inversely related therefore, there wouldn't be enough current
Posted on Jan 07, 2008
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