Xbox One

Microsoft's next-generation console, which released in November 2013, offers a multimedia focus, allowing set-up boxes to play through the device so they can be controlled with voice commands using an updated Kinect sensor.

Elsewhere, the new Xbox controller yields more responsive analogue sticks, rumble triggers and an improved D-pad.

Xbox One

Xbox One users can get Massive Chalice and Pool Nation FX free for a limited time. What's free on Xbox Games with Gold in June? A new headphone jack will only be available on controllers released after June. Is the Xbox One getting a new controller? You can now turn on your Xbox One with a Windows 10 device. Windows 10 Xbox app adds lots of features It looks like rumours of a staggered Windows 10 release were accurate. Windows 10 will be a little later on Xbox Phil Spencer says he thinks the device is a 'great part' of Microsoft's ecosystem. Xbox boss: we've not abandoned Kinect Casey Hudson is overseeing new projects for HoloLens, Xbox and Windows. Mass Effect creator now overseeing HoloLens A good month for Microsoft saw Xbox One sales increase by 63% year on year. Xbox One scores sales win over PS4 The briefing on June 15 will be streamed on consoles and web browsers. Microsoft to kick off a day of E3 conferences Grab an invite to the closed beta for the online game launching on Xbox One. Grab one of 5,000 Smite keys on Xbox One The latest system update for the console implements new SmartGlass updates. Xbox One May system update out now The rogue-like platformer will launch on the Microsoft console this month. Rogue Legacy is dated for Xbox One Pool Nation FX will remain free to Gold subscribers next month. What are May's free Xbox Live Gold games? Master Chief squares off against Spartan Locke, but what role will the Spartan fireteams play? Halo 5 art raises more questions than answers The Halo Championship Series Cup 1 is cancelled because of "joinability issues". Halo connection issues take down tournament The re-release will reportedly boast enhanced visuals and reworked cutscenes. Gears of War remaster coming to Xbox One? Microsoft sells a combined 1.6m Xbox One and Xbox 360 units for the latest quarter. Annual Xbox sales are down by 20% Fans will also be able to select power options, including instant-on and energy saving modes. Power on your Xbox One using your mobile Players can expect to download a 15GB day-one update on top of the huge install. Elder Scrolls Online exceeds Blu-ray limit GameStop customers will receive the Spartan Locke armour set for multiplayer. Halo 5 trailer looks at Spartan Locke Upcoming first-party games include Forza 6, Halo 5 and Fable Legends. Microsoft focusing on first-party games at E3 The update fixes known issues with the Digital TV Tuner and Party app. What's inside Xbox One's May update? Phil Harrison decides to pursue business interests outside of Microsoft. Phil Harrison departs Xbox team Price cuts and bundles have given both consoles a recent boost. Xbox One, PS4 sales top 300k in UK this year Priced at £44.99 ($59.99), users can download the 25GB game ready for launch. Witcher 3 available to pre-load on Xbox One The game and Xbox One console bundle will be available with and without Kinect. Witcher 3 launching with Xbox One bundle EA Access games are typically available five days prior to launch. Star Wars Battlefront playable first on Xbox The Xbox One price cut is a UK-only promotion, according to Microsoft. Xbox One price cut to £300 in the UK Subscribers can download and play the entire game, including online multiplayer. NHL 15 free to EA Access subscribers Microsoft's Phil Spencer says that the company is looking to improve parties on Xbox. Xbox One to speed up user interface The pack features a lineup of cars appearing in Universal Pictures' action film. Forza Horizon 2 adds 'Furious 7 Car Pack' The team will use the time to polish the game and fine tune the experience. Quantum Break delayed until 2016 The next game in the series is currently only confirmed for Xbox One. New Gears of War not releasing on Xbox 360 US environmental action group criticises the console's default standby option. Xbox One 'costs millions a year in energy' Microsoft reveals a 2015 release date as part of two new live-action trailers. Halo 5 gets release date on Xbox One Xbox One users can share recorded voice messages with Xbox 360 owners. Xbox One voice messaging coming in April Gears of War Judgement, Assassin's Creed 4 and Terraria are all free in April. Xbox Games with Gold offering six free games The update adds the 'Claptastic Voyage' expansion to the game. Borderlands Collection requires huge patch The average price of the PS4 has fallen by roughly £30 during the same period. How much has the Xbox One's price dropped? Xbox One and PS4 software sales are up by 118%, while last-gen sales see a decline. Xbox One, PS4 sell 3 million in the UK Achievements will also be tweaked as part of April's update.
Xbox One's April update detailed by Microsoft