The guys at Microsoft have surprised today with an update for your Xbox application for iOS devices, starting with its name. So far this application called Xbox One SmartGlass, but from now on will simply Xbox.
On the other hand, I must say that they have also used to update its application for Android devices, and this is just a preamble to the E3 conference taking place today. Although the name change is not the only novelty included in this update, the app Xbox brings other new things we tell you then.
The Xbox app for iOS allows users to access advanced options, chat with other users, buy games or watching achievements directly from your mobile device. This way you will be connected to the games and players that matter to you at all times.
Major new features of version 3.1606 Xbox to iOS
Now Xbox application for iOS devices has completely revamped its interface, with a similar air app that has the Windows 10 Mobile. With regard to functions, these have also been completely renovated, they have even added hubs for gaming and the ability to control the Xbox from the smartphone.
Opening the Xbox app for iOS first thing you find is the activity feed, an area where you can see what your friends are doing, including screenshots and video clips. Of course, for the moment still unable to broadcast content to the Xbox smartphone, although it is not excluded that include this feature in future updates.
Thanks to this application the user can use your iOS device as a remote control to move through the dashboard of the Xbox One. On the other hand, it also shows information about the device when playing music or television through game console.
As mentioned above, this is only the preamble to the press conference E3 that Microsoft will today. It is expected to present a new console, the Xbox One S as well as new games, among other things.
Download the Xbox app on your iPhone or iPad
The Xbox app for iPhone and iPad is available for download totally free in the App Store or by clicking on the link beneath these lines. Finally you need to know that iOS 8 or a later version of the system.
How about the new features included by Microsoft in the latest version of its Xbox app for iOS?