The mini Blog spills the beans on 1080p on the XBox 360. It will require the VGA cable for the XBox 360 and a VGA (15-pin/dsub) plug on your TV to get it. The cable will run you $40 (gotta love proprietary hookups!) and looks like this:
And for the folks (like me) that have DVI-in on their TVs and not VGA, we are lucky, we get to use a VGA to DVI converter that will undoubtedly degrade the signal:
I wouldn’t hold my breath waiting for 1080p over component or a DVI-compatible connector, but it would be nice to see those options out there.
Update #1: PCMag’s Robert Heron pointed out that the XBox 360 *does* support to support 1080p over component (Using one of Samsung’s new sets to test it) and grabbed this shot: