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Xbox Insiders update makes older controllers (and TV remotes) useful to Series X/S owners

Microsoft revealed it’s rolling out a new firmware update for Xbox controllers, as well as other updates exclusively for Alpha members of the Xbox Insiders program. This firmware update will add several new features to older Xbox consoles, including the ability to switch quickly between two supported devices, and reduced latency. Alpha members can also...

All Xbox Series X and Series S games with support for 120fps gameplay

One of the biggest attractions of Microsoft’s new consoles is the ability to finally have fast gameplay at 120 frames per second at up to 4K resolution. The Xbox Series X and Series S also got an update back in February where the FPS Boost feature was introduced, which additionally enabled older-gen Xbox games to run at comparatively...

These are the Best Xbox Series S Accessories in Summer 2021: Xbox Wireless Headset, Razer Wolverine V2 and more!

Microsoft’s latest gaming consoles, the Xbox Series X and the Series S marked a solid leap for the brand as they introduced well-needed upgrades in the hardware as well as software capabilities. While the Xbox Series X is the larger, more powerful console, the Xbox Series S primarily targets gamers who don’t want to spend...

Microsoft is testing a night mode for Xbox consoles

Microsoft unveiled an updated design for the Xbox operating system last year, alongside the release of the Xbox Series S and Series X consoles. The improvements didn't stop there, though — updates have continued to roll out over the past few months with even more features. There's now another helpful feature in the works for...

Here are the free games from Xbox Games with Gold in August 2021

Microsoft has revealed which games will be coming to the Xbox Games with Gold program in August 2021. A total of four free games will be available across the month, with one being available into September. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VhRDnPKsk5k The first two free games that will be available — according to Microsoft's blog post — are Darksiders III and...

Best Xbox Series X controllers to buy in Summer 2021: Razer, PowerA, Scuf, and more!

Microsoft launched its most ambitious and powerful gaming console to date, the Xbox Series X, alongside the more affordable Xbox Series S last year. Ever since its launch, there has been a massive demand all over the globe, and while the chipset crisis is slowly getting back to normal, grabbing a new gaming console this...

Here are the essential Prime Day deals for gamers: Games, keyboards, headsets, and more

Prime Day is here, and while we all benefit from the deals, gamers especially can benefit from the steep discounts. So if gaming is your primary hobby, then you can find several appealing discounts on games, accessories, and hardware. Here are your must-haves if you’re a gamer on Prime Day. Hardware These are the essentials that you...

ASUS ROG Strix XG43UQ 43-inch 4K gaming monitor gets Xbox certification

ASUS has announced that its 43-inch ROG Strix XG43UQ large-format gaming monitor will now be available in a special Xbox Edition. First showcased back in April, the 43-inch 4K monitor is now getting a special Xbox certification allowing owners of the new Xbox Series X|S consoles to tap into some of the high-end features. According to...

You can now create your own Xbox Series X|S controller designs

Five years ago, Microsoft introduced the Xbox Design Lab, where you could create your own Xbox One controller with unique colors and patterns and have it shipped to you. The store was temporarily shut down ahead of the Xbox Series X|S release, but now it has returned, with the added ability to customize the latest...

June Xbox Update: Party Chat Accessibility, Xbox App Official Posts, and More

Microsoft has just dropped the June update for Xbox Series X, Xbox One, and Xbox Series S. This month’s update includes speech to text and text to speed features for Party Chat, improved parental control for kids accounts, official posts in the Xbox app, and more. Two new accessibility features — speech-to-text transcription and text-to-speech synthesis...

Dolby Vision, Atmos could come to PS5 and Switch as they aren’t Xbox exclusive

Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos could come to the Sony PlayStation 5 and the Nintendo Switch as Microsoft has confirmed that it doesn't have an exclusivity deal with Dolby. The confirmation came shortly after Microsoft's Xbox France team erroneously shared a blog post claiming that the company had signed a two-year console exclusivity deal with...

Xbox consoles will be getting support for Dolby Vision on Apple TV and Spotify Video Podcasts

Xbox consoles aren't just amazing for gaming. With an AMD Zen 2-based CPU and Radeon-based RDNA 2 graphics, the Xbox Series X and the Xbox Series S are ought to be great. But game consoles also often serve as all-purpose media consumption boxes as well, which is why you can use streaming services like Netflix,...