Xbox One spring update detailed and includes 1440p support

Streamers can share their entire controller, except the Xbox button, in the Xbox game they are playing.

When the update arrives, viewers of your stream will see a pause screen while your system is at the dashboard or in the process of closing one game and opening another.

Xbox One's Spring update is upon us adding a slew of new features to Microsoft's game console. "Thanks so much for all your patience!" reads a tweet from the account, sent almost one hour ago. Your downloaded files are house in the File Explorer app. Or just get hyped with the most adrenaline-pumping music you can find as you head into a multiplayer free-for-all in Fortnite? Other features include improvements to the Favorites and History sections make it more accessible for users, as well as the addition of tab muting, read aloud and autofill.

Microsoft is now working on fixing bugs and improving the performance of the Operating System in preparation for the release of the company's next major update Redstone 4 due this Spring.

Club admins will be able to filter invite requests based on criteria like reputation, Gamerscore, and recommendations from current club members.


Another new feature is called immersive audio. This can be done via an on-screen gamepad or by connecting their controller to a PC.

There are some changes to the audio side of things as well, with Microsoft's new Xbox spring update including the ability to balance game audio against the background music within the Guide. Filtering by "top posts" will show you the most popular posts of all time in that club. Microsoft has added in the update an algorithmic "What's Hot" feed for club posts. Finally, broadcast posts which have ended will be hidden from the feed. This is due to a new configuration file which is downloaded from a URL Pi-hole blocks by default.

With this Spring update, tournaments are completely open now, you do not have to be a club member to start or join a tournament.

An experiment included with the Spring update for select Insiders includes a dedicated tab which allows users to view and access all redeemed Games with Gold installed with Xbox Live.


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