Microsoft introduced it’s beginning to roll out the Xbox November replace, which provides the power to connect with Discord voice channels straight out of your console, a brand new Captures app, and several other different enhancements.
Earlier than, for those who wished to hitch a voice channel in your Xbox, you’d have to make use of your cellphone or laptop to switch the decision. With the replace, you’ll have the ability to be a part of them straight from the Discord part of the Events and Chats menu. When Microsoft let insiders check the characteristic beginning final month, there was nonetheless the limitation that you simply’d have to make use of your cellphone to hitch a direct one-on-one voice name.
Microsoft says the replace additionally features a new Captures app that improves the expertise of viewing, enhancing, and managing your display recordings, which will even allow you to copy these captures onto an exterior drive. The corporate additionally says that the Sequence S and X will now seize 720p and 1080p recordings in barely higher high quality with a better bitrate, so issues don’t get as pixelated throughout heated moments.
In the identical game-sharing vein, the replace additionally allows you to begin Twitch, Lightstream, and Streamlabs livestreams from the Xbox itself.
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The console’s want listing characteristic can be getting some upgrades; there are actually pop-up and in-guide notifications for when a sport in your listing goes on sale (if you’d like them — there’s a setting to show them off), and Microsoft says folks will have the ability to purchase gadgets in your wishlist and have them despatched to you.