Some options for renting the Xbox video game console are Rent-A-Center, Aaron's and video rental stores. As of February 2015, it is likely that they will only offer the Xbox One, however.Know More
Rent-A-Center specializes in rent-to-own plans, but someone who only wants to rent the Xbox temporarily could use their "Flex Plan" and simply return the item and freeze payments when done with it. Aaron's stores also lease the console, and they have a similar option that allows users to return it and freeze payments indefinitely.
While many major video rental chains have gone out of business, Family Video is still in business and may have Xbox consoles for rent. Local mom-and-pop video rental stores are another possibility.Learn more about Gaming Consoles
The Xbox game console, released by Microsoft on Nov. 14, 2001, did not have a single inventor but was rather developed by an internal development team. The members of Microsoft's first console team at its inception in 1998 were Kevin Bachus, Otto Berkes, Ted Hase and Seamus Blackley.Full Answer >
Xbox gaming consoles, originally introduced by Microsoft, have been primarily manufactured in the United States and Mexico. However, as of 2014, the company has launched a manufacturing plant in China and has another in Brazil. Manufacturing plants in China and Brazil manufacture only the Xbox One as of 2014.Full Answer >
The Microsoft Xbox was invented in 1998 and was officially released in 2001 in the United States. It was originally called the DirectX Box and ran on Windows 2000.Full Answer >
Xbox 360 games are not compatible with the Xbox One, as of 2014. According to the Xbox customer support website, the new Xbox One has been built to offer a brand-new experience to users and therefore is not compatible with most hardware or software developed for the Xbox 360.Full Answer >