Even though the update was expected to be released on February 11 as we reported early, for some unknown reasons, the rolling out of the Xbox One update delayed. But yea! better later than never, Microsoft has finally started seeding the update which brings several improvements and features.
The update should be automatically installing if your Xbox One is on and you’re using “Instant on” power management functionality . And if it is being updated, you will see a green progress bar instead of usual welcome message.
The major features which the update brings include ability to see and manage storage space, more easily manage your download queue, battery power indicator for the controllers and USB keyboard support.
Moreover, the update also adds several other enhancements and features which were not revealed until the release of the update. Here are the list of features the update brings for your Xbox One.
- Ability to delete game and application save data
- Improved installation and DLC management
- Improved UI for accessing friends, achievements, messages, and party chat
- Game DVR app to be included in the Xbox OneGuide as an app channel
- Update to the boot progress indicators for system update
- Improve consistency of UX for update & install progress
- Separate game, application, and install queue lists
- Improved NAT detection
- Network Troubleshooter improvements
- Blu-ray quality improvements
- Significant performance and stability improvements