With millions of players around the world, and more than a decade of multiplayer experience, Xbox Live is the proven place to play. And now, everyone is invited to experience smarter matchmaking, less waiting, and better performance with Xbox Live on Xbox One. You can even record, share and broadcast your moments of glory.
Smart Match uses advanced algorithms to pair you with the right players, and gives you more control over who you play with.
Tired of waiting around in game lobbies for matches to start? Keep playing, watching TV or surfing the web while matchmaking happens behind the scenes.
Unleash the power of the cloud. Games hosted in the cloud on Xbox Live gain performance, neutralise host advantage and minimise cheating.
Are cheats and jerks ruining your multiplayer experiences? An extensive new reputation system helps keep annoying players out of your games.
Play on Xbox Live, the proven multiplayer service, powered by over 300,000 servers.
Just because you’re not playing doesn’t mean your games have to stop. With Living Games technology and the power of the cloud, game worlds can be persistent. So the things you do in a game will stay that way. Plus your games are in sync with the real world, which means the latest stats can be automatically fed into your sports games. Advanced AI even allows your friends to play against your shadow when you’re not available. With Xbox One, the game never stops.
Gamers have busy lives. Thanks to the power of the cloud, start right where you left off, even in the middle of a battle or race.
Games can learn to play like you and your friends, so you always have worthy opponents, even when your friends are offline.**
Xbox One’s achievements system has richer detail and spans across your games and experiences, which means achievements are no longer confined to a single game. And you can earn achievements in more ways since new ones can be added dynamically at any time. Our new achievements portal not only keeps track of what you earned, but how you earned it, so it’s more personal than ever. It even lets you compare your achievements with your friends. Share your legacy and achieve greatness with Xbox One.
Why let that once-in-a-lifetime goal go unnoticed? Amp up your bragging rights with Game DVR by capturing your favourite highlights. Game DVR keeps a rolling record of your most recent gameplay so you never miss a moment.*
Add flare to your recorded clips with Upload Studio including voice over, skins, slow motion and other amazing features. Share your minimovie masterpieces on social networks and Xbox Live. Become a legend among your friends, or even the world.*
Unleash the power of the cloud with a new generation of Xbox Live. It also connects you to thousands of games, songs, TV shows, movies, and sports. More importantly, it’s a scalable source of power that will grow stronger over time. Best of all, your games and profile are stored in the cloud, so every Xbox One console behaves like your very own. And because it’s all one service, your Xbox Live Gold membership will work on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Imagine the player stats in your sports game being updated automatically based on the weekend’s results. It’s now possible with Xbox One. Thanks to the power of the cloud, game worlds stay in sync with the real world.***
With Xbox One, you can start playing within minutes as games install. And, when you're connected to Xbox Live, updates can install seamlessly in the background, so your games and entertainment won’t be interrupted.
With Xbox Live Gold you get free games every month, exclusive member discounts up to 75% on games in the Xbox Store and more.
Now anyone in your home can access most Xbox Live Gold benefits on your Xbox One, including online multiplayer.
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† Available features and content may vary by country. Advanced TV hardware required. Games and media content sold separately. Initial set-up and some games and features required broadband internet; ISP fees apply. Some features, including online multiplayer also require Xbox Live Gold and/or additional requirements. Game DVR available in supported games. Not all Xbox Live features available on Xbox 360 are available on Xbox One; multiplayer between Xbox 360 and Xbox One not supported. Adaptive AI, Game DVR, Living Games, Twitch and Upload Studio available in supported games. Home Gold: Limited to 1 Xbox One in home; restrictions apply. Xbox Live Gold required for online multiplayer and Smart Match matchmaking. Smart Match matchmaking and Cloud Hosted Multiplayer available in supported games. See xbox.com/xbox-one.
** Advanced TV hardware required. Games, add-ons and media content sold separately. Initial set-up and some features required broadband internet; ISP fees apply. Adaptive AI, Living Games, and Impulse Triggers available in supported games. See xbox.com/xbox-one.
*** In supported games.