How to Install an Xbox 360

Congratulations! You're the proud new owner of an Xbox 360. But before you can play, you need to hook it up.


  • Step 1: Open the box and make sure all the contents are included.
  • Step 2: Find an open space for your console. Keep all ventilation openings clear to prevent overheating.
  • TIP: Avoid hot or dusty areas.
  • Step 3: Connect one end of the HD AV cable to your HD TV and the other to the console.
  • TIP: If you don’t have an HD TV, plug the included color-coded RCA cables into their corresponding input/output jacks.
  • Step 4: Install the batteries in the controller.
  • Step 5: Connect the power supply to the console and the power cord to the power supply. Then plug it into an available outlet.
  • FACT: The Xbox 360 has sold over 30 million units worldwide.

You Will Need

  • An Xbox 360 console
  • A component HD AV Cable
  • An HD TV
  • 2 AA batteries
  • A wireless controller
  • A power supply
  • A power cord
  • A non-HD TV (optional)

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