If you happen to felt the Xbox Sequence X didn’t really feel next-gen sufficient attributable to its overly acquainted UI, you’ll be happy to listen to that Microsoft has launched a brand new replace that makes issues look a bit brisker… kind of.
As a part of the November 2020 Xbox console replace, which is rolling out now, Microsoft has added six model new dynamic backgrounds that offer you extra customization choices, and look actually cool as well. There’s some good homages to older methods, such because the Xbox 360, and the backgrounds will change relying in your chosen theme coloration.
It is price noting that dynamic backgrounds solely work on Xbox Sequence X and Xbox Sequence S – you will not discover the choice on Xbox One, Xbox One S and Xbox One X.
It’s now simpler to find out which video games assist Auto HDR on Xbox Sequence X and Xbox Sequence S after this new replace. Merely hit the information button and a small ‘auto HDR’ brand will seem underneath the clock if a sport helps the characteristic.
If you happen to’ve been struggling to find out which video games are optimized for Xbox Sequence X and Xbox Sequence S, the November replace will make it clearer which video games benefit from the system’s elevated efficiency. You’ll now discover that video games will embody an “X/S” badge in My Video games and Apps in each the Video games and Full Library views. Right here’s the best way to inform if a sport has optimized for Xbox Sequence X.
A brand new addition to the information is the Sport Exercise tab, which helps you to simply entry achievements for the sport you’re taking part in, be part of associates who’re taking part in the identical sport, and uncover in-game occasions, all from the information.
The final two key modifications the November 2020 replace brings is the flexibility so as to add member of the family accounts throughout setup, so you possibly can handle who can play what from the get go, and you can too pre-install choose video games which are “coming quickly” to Xbox Sport Cross.
And that’s it, a pleasant chunky replace that in the end ought to make your expertise on Xbox Sequence X and Xbox Sequence S extra fulfilling.
We’re more likely to see many extra enhancements, modifications and additions within the coming months, because the Xbox workforce are at all times making incremental modifications to enhance usability.
Through Xbox Wire