360 Jasper chip to launch in August?

By Patrick Garratt
8 May 2008 06:32 GMT

According to this Xbitlabs story, Microsoft has instructed IBM and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co that it’s to release Xbox 360’s based on the Jasper chipset in August.

Jasper, in a nutshell, consumes less electricity, uses simpler cooling systems and produces less noise than the current Falcon chipset.

This is down as rumour at the moment. More detail through the link.

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