Xbox Recreation Cross members can pre-install certain games earlier than they launch on the subscription service, because of the Xbox console replace rolling out to the Xbox One, Xbox Collection X, and Collection S starting at this time.
The customary November dashboard replace, arriving on the final day of the month, presents further performance to the three consoles. Notably, it provides an Auto HDR tag (to a paused display when gamers open the information) to let gamers know when that function is lively and dealing. Likewise, video games which can be optimized for Xbox Collection X and Collection S will carry that badge on their icons, in each the Video games and Full Library tabs of the My Video games and Apps part. The filter may also be adjusted to indicate solely the video games optimized for Collection X and Collection S, too.
The replace additionally provides six extra dynamic backgrounds, which debuted earlier within the month on the three consoles. Microsoft says a few of these backgrounds are “homages to earlier generations of Xbox consoles,” whereas others are “based mostly on standard profile themes.”
For preloading Recreation Cross video games which can be coming quickly, Microsoft notes that not all video games on this part can have pre-install capabilities. That stated, the Recreation Cross cell app permits gamers to set their obtain to start the minute it’s out there on the sport’s launch day.
Xbox Wire has extra particulars. Xbox Collection X and Collection S launched on Nov. 10.