Microsoft has denied rumors in Japan that they will be releasing an updated XBox 360 model next spring with a HD-DVD drive. These rumors might have sprouted after the PS3 launch date of “Spring 2006” was revealed in a promotional video. The forthcoming PS3 will use new Blu-Ray discs that can hold up to 50GB of data. [Thanks Dave]

Microsoft has denied rumors in Japan that they will be releasing an updated XBox 360 model next spring with a HD-DVD drive. These rumors might have sprouted after the PS3 launch date of “Spring 2006” was revealed in a promotional video. The forthcoming PS3 will use new Blu-Ray discs that can hold up to 50GB of data. [Thanks Dave]