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if i buy a new disc drive for my xbox360 but it not the same brand as the one that came with my xbox will it still work? Answered

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Sandisk1duo
Sandisk1duo

11 years ago

if you're talking about a DVD drive, then you'll have to buy an original

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Burf
Burf

11 years ago

Yes, you can, BUT, you will have to replace the firmware on the new HDD with one that is recognized by the XBox.  Here is a link to a tutorial explaining how to do just that:

http://www.pcworld.com/article/150970/upgrade_your_xbox_360s_hard_drive_on_the_cheap.html

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Re-design
Re-design

11 years ago

If it fits, and the connections match up, and it's the type (ide or sata) then it should work.