The Latest Updates to Xbox One

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Play Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One
Stream Xbox games to Windows 10 PCs in your home
Dive deep with Game Hubs
Customize your experience
Remap your Xbox Elite and Xbox One Wireless Controllers

Play Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One

When you’re playing an Xbox 360 game on Xbox One, it’s like you’re on Xbox 360. Keep your game saves, add-ons, achievements and gamerscore and continue to play multiplayer with your friends.

Stream Xbox games to Windows 10 PCs in your home

Stream your favorite Xbox games to any Windows 10 PC in your home. With an Xbox controller and a laptop your Xbox game collection follows you from screen to screen, so you can play Halo in your bedroom, kitchen, or as far as your Wi-Fi will go.**

Dive deep with Game Hubs

With Game hubs, you can check out your favorite game’s activity feed and access the top content from players across Xbox Live. Directly follow a game so that the latest info always appears in your activity feed and compare achievements with friends and top leaderboards.

Customize your experience

Personalize your Xbox One experience through the selection of your gamertag, gamerpic and profile. Change the background image of your Xbox One, choose your preferred accent color and customize your avatar through the Avatar editor.

Remap your Xbox Elite and Xbox One Wireless Controllers

Controller button remapping allows you to reassign one button’s functionality to another button. It also allows you to switch the left and right triggers and the left and right thumbsticks. This can be done on the standard Xbox One Wireless Controller and on the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller.

Made for gamers
Made for gamers
All your content at your fingertips
All your content at your fingertips
The most social Xbox One yet
The most social Xbox One yet
Made for gamers
Made for gamers
All your content at your fingertips
All your content at your fingertips
The most social Xbox One yet
The most social Xbox One yet

Get to the things you love faster and easier with the redesigned Home

Get faster access to your favorite 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.

  • Faster performance
  • Improved game experience
  • Vertical scrolling allows faster access to activities and content
  • Expanded social content and engagement

Quickly Access gaming essentials with the new guide, so you can spend more time gaming

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

Notifications provide you with fast access to your friends’ activities, unlocked achievements, party invites, and messages.

Friends

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.

Messages

Interact and use voice commands to respond directly to messages without ever leaving your game.

Stay connected and engaged with your favorite games through Game Hubs

With one-click access to Game Hubs, get updates on your favorite games directly from game developers and engage with content developed and shared by the Xbox Live community.

  • Follow your favorite games and game developers to receive the latest news and updates
  • See which of your Xbox Live friends are playing and have recently played the games you love
  • Compare your gamerscore, achievements and other game stats with your Xbox Live friends

Get to the things you love faster and easier with the redesigned Home

Get faster access to your favorite 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.

  • Faster performance
  • Improved game experience
  • Vertical scrolling allows faster access to activities and content
  • Expanded social content and engagement

Quickly Access gaming essentials with the new guide, so you can spend more time gaming

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

Notifications provide you with fast access to your friends’ activities, unlocked achievements, party invites, and messages.

Friends

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.

Messages

Interact and use voice commands to respond directly to messages without ever leaving your game.

Stay connected and engaged with your favorite games through Game Hubs

With one-click access to Game Hubs, get updates on your favorite games directly from game developers and engage with content developed and shared by the Xbox Live community.

  • Follow your favorite games and game developers to receive the latest news and updates
  • See which of your Xbox Live friends are playing and have recently played the games you love
  • Compare your gamerscore, achievements and other game stats with your Xbox Live friends

Controller Commands

Get to your game collection and pins
Quickly access the guide from home or your game
Get to Community, OneGuide and Store instantly
Play Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One
Take a screenshot
Record a game clip

Get to your game collection and pins

From Home, jump straight down to your games and apps collection by pressing the . Jump back up to the top by pressing the .

Quickly access the guide from home or your game

Access the guide from anywhere by double tapping the on your controller.

Get to Community, OneGuide and Store instantly

Use the and on your controller to move across screens quickly.

Play Xbox 360 games on your Xbox One

Send game invites and start parties the way you do on Xbox 360, using the Xbox guide. Open it by pressing and at the same time.

Take a screenshot

When you’re in a game and you see something you want a screen capture of, double-tap on your controller and then press . A notification will confirm your screenshot.

Record a game clip

To record a 30-second game clip from within your game, double-tap on your controller and then press when you’re ready to record. A notification will confirm your game clip recorded.

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Sleeker. Slimmer. Sharper.

Introducing the new Xbox One S, featuring a 40% smaller console, up to 2TB hard drive, 4K Ultra HD video, High Dynamic Range, a streamlined controller, and vertical stand. †

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† 4K streaming with select apps, see xbox.com. HDR functionality with supported games and TVs.

*Many popular UI features with new, free software upgrade. As compared to current Xbox One experience.

**Stream to one device at a time with supported games.

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