Yes, Microsoft does plan to repair one of the crucial bugs and quirks within the Xbox One in an upcoming replace.
Speaking to the folks at Engaged, Xbox chief product officer Marc Whitten mentioned that he is thrilled with the 3 million in sales and the reaction from customers. But he acknowledged that more work lies ahead to repair what’s damaged within the new console. The preliminary precedence, though, might be on the Xbox One’s “live experience,” which means the different social features.
“The remarks we’ve gotten is lovely legitimate; one of the most social stuff is hidden or tougher to make use of than it used to be on the Xbox 360,” Whitten advised Engaged. “So you’re going to see us come out with a replace the place, well, we’ll restore these issues. As an individual who’s been lovely concerned with constructing Xbox reside for the last decade, I take it lovely critically when folks say it can be tougher to get right into a celebration, and the defaults don’t seem to be right, and i don’t like the adaptation.”
Whitten didn’t divulge a particular time frame for the upcoming replace, though Endgame’s take used to be that it might come sooner quite than later. Recreation streaming is merchandise on the agenda, but that feature isn’t prone to debut every time quickly.
At the very least, Microsoft does appear to be listening to purchaser complaints as it preps updates for the Xbox One.
“Let’s take an update and truly go through a big listing of what we’re listening to from shoppers, what we all know is damaged with the architecture, areas that we want to improve or full,” Whitten introduced. “I feel that is a theme you’ll actually see us push on — that live experience.”
And what of other concerns plaguing Xbox One house owners? Whitten alluded to further improvements on the horizon.
“The whole thing from getting extra apps out quicker, probably the most television stuff — bettering a few of that, getting the size of that internationally where we don’t have a few of that,” Whitten mentioned. “So i feel you’re going to see that come pretty speedy.”
Whitten also promised that updates will roll out sooner than they did with the Xbox 360. So these of you continue to coping with Xbox One issues hopefully will see some fixes earlier than too long.