updated 12:30 am EDT, Wed October 29, 2008
60GB Xbox live package
Microsoft is set to release the rumored 60GB Xbox LIVE starter pack, as revealed by GameStop's pre-order page. The package would include all tools needed for running the Live system, including a 60GB hard drive, headset, and 3-month free Live Gold subscription. The package will allow users to save games and profiles or download additional content. Xbox Live Arcade and Xbox Original game titles are available for download, along with demos, extra game content, or HD videos.
Users can also rip music to the hard drive to play within the games or by itself on individual playlists. The free 3-months subscription can be used for downloads or multiplayer games, while the headset allows in-game communication with opponents or friends. The Xbox Live 60GB starter pack can be pre-ordered now from GameStop for $100, with an expected ship date of November 4th.