The Xbox app available for iOS and Android brings users a new way to express themselves, Similar to Snapchatso that they can share with their friends some crucial seconds of their gameplays, in addition, they will be able to add tags.
Through a statement the company Microsoft reported that they are adding “new ways to improve Xbox”, based on the comments they have received from users. For this May, he applied a update in the activity feed in the app in the form of stories.
“will be able create, share and view stories with your friends in the Xbox app and add priority tags to your console gaming experiences with quality of service tagging (QOS, for its acronym in English) ”, says the video game company.
Initially the update will only be available in Australia but it indicates that this mode will be arriving in other regions compatible with Xbox.
How does the new modality work?
When the update reaches all regions, users they will be able to locate the stories right on the home screen of the Xbox app.
For creating a story will only need to click on the “+” button from your gamertag located within the stories channel and then select the game clip, screenshot or achievement you want to post from the gallery.
Once selected, a story preview page will be displayed where you can choose add a descriptive title to the publication and when you are satisfied with the result, click on the publication button located at the bottom right. the story channel shows content from the last 72 hoursand anything that is shared is also posted to the profile’s activity feed.
How to add priority tags
As previously mentioned it will be possible to add tags for gaming experience with the QoS tagging (QOS), which is a new mode on Xbox consoles that sets priority labels on outgoing network trafficsuch as party chat, console streaming, and multiplayer (in supported games). With this, the platform protects the player’s gaming experience against connection problems during times of congestion on compatible networks.
in the app Setting, in General, Network Settings, Advanced Settings, you will see a new button for QoS Tagging Settings. It is noteworthy that the QoS tagging configuration allows two different optionsthe first one is DSCP Tagging Enabled and WMM Tagging Enabled.
Other May Updates
Xbox noted that there is a preview of the latest Xbox update that can be tested by those who are part of the Beta (2206.220429-2200).
Released OS version: XB_FLT_2206CO22000.4889.220429-2200
Available: 2 pm PT – May 3, 2022
Mandatory: 3 a.m. PT – May 4, 2022
Among the new new features is the option for users to choose reveal details about secret achievements. After passing the Beta, the option will come to the Xbox app for Android and iOS, the Xbox app for Windows PC and Xbox Game Bar!
In addition to this, they add fixes to address “user reports console not connecting to your network on boot” and fixed an issue where using “Test NAT type” did not give results Setting.
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