If you are having problems with the error of the black screen of your Xbox 360 gaming console, then you must be very much irritated. You must be looking for ways to solve this problem and yes, if this is the case with you, then do not worry, as this problem of your Xbox 360 is not abnormal. It often happens with the Xbox 360 gaming consoles. Xbox 360 gaming console was introduced in the market with quite a bang and it was appreciated by all, in fact, it is still the best of entertainment for the game addicts. But, however, since quite a time, there have been several complaints, about red ring of death black screen and what not. You may actually be disappointed to know this, but still, it is better to know that you are not dealing with an abnormal problem.
What most people do is that they actually go for the Microsoft option. They send their Xbox 360 gaming console to the maker, which is the Microsoft for the repair. Microsoft does the repair for free for only those who are on warranty but will cost more than $150 or such to anyone who has got the warranty expired. So, if you have the warranty, you are lucky, just send Xbox 360 to Microsoft, with proper packaging and method and then your Xbox 360 will repaired and sent to you within few weeks. All will be done without any cost. But, if happen to have crossed the warranty limit, then you may actually have to consider other affordable options too.
One option is that you may send it to any technician working in the related shop. But, this is actually very risky as you do not know who to trust. Xbox 360 is actually quite a valuable possession for anyone who owns it, and so, keeping this in mind, you may have to be a little careful before handing it to any stranger. Moreover it will cost some money too. The other option is affordable and almost better than this. The option is to repair the Xbox 360 all by you with a little guidance and tips from any reliable Xbox repair manual or guide. A guide that is written by any professional technician can be very helpful for you. You can find such guides on the internet and even in the market, the cost will be comparatively low.