After months of testing, Microsoft is finally rolling out a major update to the Xbox One Console users with lots of new features and improvements. The company had been working on lot of new features for the Xbox One users with Insiders, and today is rolling out all the feature which have already been tested by the Xbox One Insiders, to all Xbox One users.
The update includes lot of many new features with the Dashboard being the most important feature to be rolled out to Xbox One users with changes. The Fall update now lets Xbox one users customize their dashboard with Content blocks. The users will be able to put all content in one place and view them.
There are now total 40 pins which appear in the Pin block on Home and Pins fly out. Users with the help of pins can easily discover new things like leader boards and more across the Xbox Console and Xbox Live. You also have the option to choose between dark, light and high contrast theme option from the Settings.
The Xbox Guide has now been made more faster and convenient and can be moved from left and right between the horizontal tabs with left thumb stick. The new Tournaments section in the Multiplayer tab of the Xbox Guide helps user with quick reference to the official and community tournaments joined.
Users will also find a new enhanced notification system which now shows you time sensitive activities and status when Xbox is Idle. The new enhanced screen dimming functionality helps users to reduce screen ghosting.
Redesigned Game Hub now features a summary of all content around the game in a single page with the profiles now providing faster access to recent activity. Users in the Game Hub also have the option to see and manage who can view your activity feed content by going to the privacy settings.
First time users will now be able to find Xbox One X enhanced titles in the Store helping them to easily set up a console for first time. Transferring games to the external drive is now possible in the new Fall Xbox Update letting users connect to new console and play immediately.
Microsoft has now made it easier for Xbox users to discover and create engaging content with the new Mixer in the Fall update as the Mixer Tab on Xbox dashboard will broadcast previews. GameDVR now helps Xbox One users to capture up to 4K/HDR screenshots on Xbox One X and the content can also be directly captured to the external hard drive.
The Xbox Fall Update is currently rolling out and user should be seeing the update now and can be downloaded manually by going to Settings>All Settings>System>Console Info and Updates>Update Console.