Introducing a completely re-imagined Xbox One experience that integrates the speed and versatility of Windows 10. Get faster access to the games, friends, and features that matter most. Start and join parties, add friends, and check messages without leaving full-game mode. View your friends’ activity feeds, find new challengers, and see what’s trending on Xbox Live in the new Community area. Whether you want to discover new movies and shows with the OneGuide or play with the best gamers on Xbox Live, the New Xbox One Experience gives you what you want, when you want it.
Get to many of your favourite gaming features up to 50% faster, so you can spend more time gaming. Select features are even faster**
Get faster access to your favourite games and content on Xbox One home, now you'll be able to access the games and apps you've most recently used, share your achievements and game clips with the Xbox Live community and get one-click access to Game Hubs - all from your home screen.
With the new guide on Xbox One, gaming must-haves like party invites, messages, and notifications are just one button-push away. Access everything you want without ever leaving or pausing your game.
Notifications provide you with fast access to your friends’ activities, unlocked achievements, party invites, and messages.
See which of your friends are signed-in and what they’re playing. Create or respond to party invites, so you can get started playing together instantly.
Interact and use voice commands to respond directly to messages without ever leaving your game.
With one-click access to Game Hubs, get updates on your favourite games directly from game developers and engage with content developed and shared by the Xbox Live community.
In the new Community area, see the latest updates and interact with the Xbox Live community by liking, commenting on, and sharing your favourite content.
Now you can play a growing number of your Xbox 360 games on Xbox One at no additional cost. With over 100 titles slated for this fall, and hundreds more in the months to come, Xbox One is now the best place to play your Xbox 360 games.
*Prices may vary by retailer.
**Many popular UI features with new, free software upgrade. As compared to current Xbox One experience.
Broadband internet required for update; ISP fees apply. Some features including online multiplayer require Xbox Live Gold subscription (sold separately). Cortana only available in select jurisdictions. Kinect required for Cortana speech recognition.