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In the upcoming New Xbox One Experience, a huge number of changes are coming to the console’s homescreen, and Microsoft has released a video showing off more about those changes.

For those of us used to the current Xbox One dashboard, the New Xbox One Experience is indeed looking like quite a big change?one that’ll take a bit of time to fully learn and remember. Now, on the homescreen, the main layout is going to be vertical instead of hortizonal, with a section for recently-used content, the current inserted disc, and pins cascading down the screen below the main home area.

Check out the video, and let me know what you think. Do you think this update is looking like a better overall user experience? Or are you worried it might be change just for the sake of change?

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About Mollie L Patterson

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Mollie got her start in games media via the crazy world of gaming fanzines, and now works at EGM with the goal of covering all of the weird Japanese and niche releases that nobody else on staff cares about. She’s active in the gaming community on a personal level, and an outspoken voice on topics such as equality in gaming, consumer rights, and good UI. Find her on Twitter @mollipen.

Microsoft gives new video look at the Xbox One’s major homescreen revisions

By Mollie L Patterson | 11/2/2015 08:34 PM PT

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In the upcoming New Xbox One Experience, a huge number of changes are coming to the console’s homescreen, and Microsoft has released a video showing off more about those changes.

For those of us used to the current Xbox One dashboard, the New Xbox One Experience is indeed looking like quite a big change?one that’ll take a bit of time to fully learn and remember. Now, on the homescreen, the main layout is going to be vertical instead of hortizonal, with a section for recently-used content, the current inserted disc, and pins cascading down the screen below the main home area.

Check out the video, and let me know what you think. Do you think this update is looking like a better overall user experience? Or are you worried it might be change just for the sake of change?

Read More


About Mollie L Patterson

view all posts

Mollie got her start in games media via the crazy world of gaming fanzines, and now works at EGM with the goal of covering all of the weird Japanese and niche releases that nobody else on staff cares about. She’s active in the gaming community on a personal level, and an outspoken voice on topics such as equality in gaming, consumer rights, and good UI. Find her on Twitter @mollipen.