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A New Xbox One Update Now Available For Preview Members

by Damian Seeto

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A new Xbox One update is now available for preview members to download. It brings in a few new cool features to the fray.

This update was made available to preview members on March 10th, 2016. It’s likely normal Xbox One owners won’t see these features until later this year.

Achievements Snap App: Good news! The Achievements Snap app is coming back starting next week. Xbox Team really appreciate the tons of feedback you’ve given them on removing the app. This situation is exactly what the Preview forum is for. When They make changes, They need your feedback on them before they send them out to the world. Thanks for helping make Xbox great!

Factory reset and keep games and apps: A new feature is now available for all of Preview which allows you to factory reset your console while keeping games and apps installed on your internal hard drive. To do this, navigate to Settings > System > Console info & updates > Reset console, and select Reset and keep my games & apps.

Xbox Chatpad Deal: Give Xbox feedback on purchasing Xbox One accessories from the dashboard in this new Quest accessible from the Xbox Preview Dashboard.

Xbox One Elite Controller: The Xbox One Elite Controller received a firmware update at the beginning of 1603. This update enables configuration of thumbstick sensitivity curves in the Xbox Accessories app.

Microsoft is sure to announce even more new features for the Xbox One when further updates are released later this year.

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