New features are headed to the Xbox One this month

New features will be landing on the Xbox One soon with a strong focus on the social aspect of gaming. These new features will be available to preview members first and will make interacting with your friends on PC much easier.

Updates that are rolling out on the Xbox One Preview are:

  • See who’s in a Party
  • Gamerscore Leaderboard
  • Re-arrange Pins on Home and access them offline
  • Updating Activity Feed in Xbox One
  • Joinable Twitch Broadcasts
  • Improvements to Suggested Friends
  • Hide games from ‘ready-to-install’ list

Future features that will rollout to the Xbox One Preview and the Xbox Beta app are:

  • Avatar Store
  • Xbox News
  • Improvements to Trending
  • Suggested friends
  • Compact mode for Xbox App


You can find a full breakdown of these features and their functions at Major Nelson’s Blog.