March is looking like a pretty spiffy month for members of the Xbox One Preview program! As shown in Major Nelson’s update, preview members can expect a lot of exciting features to be added in the coming days; 16 person party chat, a change to the reputation interface, the ability to output voice chat through your TV speakers, and even the ability to buy Xbox 360 games through your Xbox One, among others (see below)
- Purchase backwards compatible Xbox 360 games on Xbox One
- Include party chat in Twitch broadcasts
- Output your party chat to headset and speakers simultaneously
- Customizable Game DVR recording length
- Track achievement progress in Xbox One Guide
- Video playback directly in the Xbox One activity feed
- Gamerscore leaderboard (Xbox App)
- Updated ‘Featured’ section (Xbox App)
- 16 person party chat
- Xbox 360 achievements in Xbox One and Xbox app activity feeds
- Follow web links and Youtube videos from Game Hubs
- Compare your avatars
- Reputation rating interface changes
It looks like the guys over at Xbox are starting to blast through the community requested features. Good things could be happening in the future!
Are you excited about this update? What features are you hoping to see in the future?
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