Xbox One will get a better residence display and leaderboards

Xbox One gets a smarter home screen and leaderboards

After a vacation break, Microsoft is again to trotting out Xbox One software program upgrades… and the subsequent one is a doozy. The approaching February replace will introduce a better residence display that allows you to rearrange pins and replace your exercise feed every time there’s one thing new. Additionally, it is a lot better in the event you’re notably aggressive — there is a Gamerscore leaderboard that allows you to know whether or not you are the highest achievement hunter amongst your folks.

There’s extra. It is now straightforward to hitch a good friend’s Twitch stream from a recreation’s hub or tile. You will additionally know who’s within the celebration you are becoming a member of, get higher pal options and have the choice to cover content material you not need to set up. Microsoft is teasing a number of options shared in widespread with the Xbox app on PCs and telephones, too — there is a newly built-in Avatar Retailer and an Xbox information hub.

Need an advance look? The February replace is out there now on the Xbox One for preview program customers, and the Xbox beta apps will get their new options subsequent week. Microsoft hasn’t stated precisely when on a regular basis players will get the replace (in addition to February, in fact), however you should not have an excessive amount of longer to attend.