All News tagged with 'Hardware'

Xbox VR Development Continues to Look Unlikely

Support has dwindled and Phil Spencer has repeatedly stated that VR gaming is not a priority for the Xbox consoles right now. The result is the headset has been removed from their affiliate programme.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox Alpha and Alpha Skip Ahead Update Adds Console Restart to Power Menu

This week's Alpha and Alpha- Skip Ahead Insider ring update adds three new features to the console, as well as a few bug fixes.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Get Crackdown 3 for £10 When You Purchase an Xbox One Controller (UK Only)

If you've been keeping your eyes out for a deal on a new Xbox One controller and live in the UK, the Microsoft Store has a time-limited sale that might be worth looking at.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin

Save $50 on Xbox One S and Xbox One X Bundles from the Microsoft Store

If you missed out on the recently discounted Xbox One X on Newegg, Microsoft's latest promotion is offering $50 off the price of Xbox One X and Xbox One S bundles in the US.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin

Xbox One X - Fallout 76 Bundle Discounted Down to $349.99 on Newegg

If you've been holding off on upgrading to an Xbox One X in the hope of a better price, Newegg might have what you're looking for, as they are currently offering a $150 discount on the normal retail price of $499.99.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin

Xbox OS Update Now Live, Targets 4K Performance, Cortana Responsiveness

A new Xbox OS update has gone live and appears to be available to the entire Xbox One family of consoles. It should improve 4K performance as well as improvements to Cortana, the Dashboard and My Games & Apps.

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

New Sport Red Special Edition Xbox Controller Revealed

Microsoft has revealed the Sport Red Special Edition Xbox wireless controller and matching charging stand that will be available in the coming months.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin

Anthem Xbox One S Bundle Announced

The latest Xbox One S bundle adds Anthem into the mix – specifically, the Legion of Dawn Edition. The 1TB console bundle also includes a month of EA Access, a month of Game Pass and a month of Gold.

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

Microsoft Reveals Touching Xbox Adaptive Controller Super Bowl Ad

Microsoft has revealed the heartwarming Xbox Adaptive Controller advert that is set to be shown at this weekend's Super Bowl.

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills

Seagate 2 TB External Hard Drive Reduced to Just Over £50 on Amazon UK

Are you fed up of uninstalling games from your console's hard drive just to make space for your latest game purchases? Amazon UK might have the perfect solution.

Posted 9 months ago by Dave Horobin

Is Gears Tactics Coming to Xbox One? Mouse and Keyboard Support Suggests It Is

Razer promised more news on this at CES 2019 and we got a list of Xbox One titles that will support mouse and keyboard input. The confusing thing is one of those titles is Gears Tactics.

Posted 9 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Argos Black Friday 2018 Xbox Deals

This year's Argos Black Friday deals are here, with some interesting offers for those of you that might want to pick up a new Xbox One controller.

Posted 11 months ago by Dave Horobin

GAME Black Friday Sale Offers Discounts on Consoles, Games and Accessories

GAME's Black Friday sale is here, offering a large range of discounts on Xbox One consoles, games, Xbox Live Gold membership, and Xbox accessories.

Posted 11 months ago by Dave Horobin

Save up to $20 on Xbox One Controllers in the Xbox Black Friday Sale (US)

The Xbox Black Friday sales continue to roll in. Microsoft has discounted a wide range of both standard and special edition Xbox One controllers by up to $20.

Posted 11 months ago by Dave Horobin

Save up to $100 on Xbox Consoles in the Xbox Black Friday Sale

As promised during the trailer shown at X018, Microsoft has reduced the price of both Xbox One consoles for Black Friday by up to $100.

Posted 11 months ago by Dave Horobin

Use Xbox Design Lab on Your Console

Microsoft is allowing players to use Xbox Design Lab on their Xbox One console. They've also "streamlined" the experience to make it easier for players.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Mouse and Keyboard Support Coming for Xbox One Next Week

Next week, a patch will be released to enable it. You'll be able to plug and play, and Microsoft will also produce dedicated products in association with Razer.

Posted 11 months ago by Kevin Tavore

Changes Made to Xbox One GameDVR Captures Storage

Microsoft wanted to make changes to the GameDVR storage policies at the end of October, and those changes have arrived this week.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Giveaway: Xbox Wireless Controller – Armed Forces II Special Edition (UK Only)

For our next site competition, we've teamed up with our friends at Xbox UK to give away an Xbox Wireless Controller – Armed Forces ll Special Edition, which released in August.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Giveaway: Xbox Wireless Controller – Phantom Black Special Edition (UK Only)

For our next site competition, we've teamed up with our friends at Xbox UK to give away an Xbox Wireless Controller – Phantom Black Special Edition, which released in September.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Giveaway: Xbox Wireless Controller – Grey/Blue (UK ONLY)

For our next site competition, we've teamed up with our friends at Xbox UK to give away an Xbox Wireless Controller – Grey/Blue, which released earlier this month.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Mouse and Keyboard Game Support Coming to Xbox One Soon

During the latest episode of Inside Xbox, they confirmed that mouse and keyboard support will be arriving for Xbox Insiders "in the coming weeks".

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Special Edition White Xbox Elite Controller Revealed

Following on from today's announcement of a special edition white Xbox One X, Microsoft has also revealed a new white special edition of the Elite controller will be released in October

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Special Edition White Xbox One X and Fallout 76 Bundle Announced

Microsoft has today announced that the Xbox One X will be available in white for the first time, as part of the Robot White Special Edition Fallout 76 Bundle for $499.99 or your regional equivalent.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Ace Combat 7 Takes to Unknown Skies in January

The latest screenshots and trailer show players exactly what they can expect to face, while publisher Bandai Namco also brings news of a branded flight stick that players will be able to pick up alongside the game.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Sport White Special Edition Xbox Wireless Controller Revealed

Those of you who collect controllers will be glad to know that another one will soon be arriving in stores: the Sport White Special Edition.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

July Xbox Update Brings Game Groups and FastStart

The July update started rolling out to players yesterday, and with it comes some of the more eagerly awaited features like FastStart and Groups for games and apps.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox Alpha and Alpha Skip Ahead System Update Introduces Fast Start

A new update for the Xbox One Preview Alpha and Alpha Skip Ahead rings has rolled out the Fast Start system for a select number of Xbox Game Pass titles. The update also introduces a Game Pass tab, as well as fixing a few bugs.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox One Insiders To Introduce New Alpha – Skip Ahead Ring

The Xbox Insider Program was created to give participants a chance to try out console builds before they were released to the public. Now, Microsoft is extending the program by introducing a new Alpha – Skip Ahead ring.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox One May 2018 Update Becomes Available For All

Previously released to Xbox Insiders at the end of April, Microsoft's May Xbox One update is now rolling out to all console owners.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Microsoft Looks Toward Accessibility With the Xbox Adaptive Controller

After earlier leaks revealed Microsoft was designing a controller to increase gamer accessibility, Microsoft has officially announced the Xbox Adaptive Controller.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard

Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China Now Supports Thrustmaster Flight Peripherals

Add January 2018 title Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China to the list of games supporting the Thrustmaster line of flight stick products. The T.Flight Hotas One design flight stick and the accompanying TFRP pedals are compatible.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard

Combat Tech Special Edition Xbox Wireless Controller Revealed

Microsoft has announced the third controller to be released in the Tech series of wireless Xbox One controllers. Pre-orders are available now ahead of its release later this month.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox One Alpha Insiders Update Brings Next Achievements Feature

The first Xbox One update of 2018 has arrived for players who are in the Alpha ring of the Xbox Insiders program. It will bring a handful of new features to the Xbox One user interface, including a new achievements feature.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox One Consoles Unaffected by Spectre and Meltdown Chip Issues

You're likely the owner of at least one PC and/or mobile device, so you should already be aware of the Meltdown and Spectre threats to these devices, but what about Xbox One consoles?

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Xbox One Kinect Adapter Discontinued

Three months ago, Microsoft ceased manufacturing of the Kinect sensor. In news that should surprise no-one, Microsoft revealed that they have now discontinued production of the Kinect Adapter.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Destiny 2 Developer Response to XP Cooldown, Alexa Ghost Skill Launched

Bungie responded to complaints from players by replacing the third and final Destiny 2 "Curse of Osiris" reveal stream with a post detailing upcoming changes to the game.

Posted 1 year ago by Lucy Wood

The Best UK Black Friday Xbox Deals [Update 3]

Black Friday is just over a week away, but many retailers have started to release their ads in advance, giving shoppers the chance to plan ahead and discover which stores will be offering the biggest Xbox discounts.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Xbox One X Review

On November 7th, this console will be released to the gaming public. What exactly does that mean for you? Well, it's a significant step up, the benefits of which will be immediately obvious.

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone

TA Podcast: Xbox One X, AC Origins, CoD: WWII and More with Rand al Thor 19

Welcome to episode 94 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week we were delighted to be joined by the podcasting legend, the man with the million, Rand al Thor 19.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin