- Create, share and view activity feed content with stories in the Xbox app for iOS and Android.
- Add priority tags for your console gaming experiences with Quality of Service (QoS) tagging.
The Xbox team is excited to continue bringing new ways to make Xbox better, with you at the center, as we refine the experience and deliver all-new features based on your feedback. This month’s update will bring you the Activity Feed on the Xbox app for iOS and Android as Stories. You’ll be able to create, share, and view stories with your friends in the Xbox app, and add priority tags for your console gaming experiences with Quality of Service (QoS) tagging.
Create, share and view stories with the Xbox app for Android and iOS
Now in Australia and soon in other Xbox supported regions, your activity feed is being redesigned for the Xbox app. Stories let you show off your skills and stay up to date with your friends. You can share your favorite gameplay moments, including game clips, screenshots, and achievements with your friends and the Xbox community. You can also reply to your friends’ stories with a quick message or reaction.
The Stories Channel is located right on the home screen of the Xbox app. To create a story, click the + button for your gamertag located in the stories channel, then select the game clip, screenshot, or achievement you want to post from the gallery. Once selected, you will be taken to a story preview page where you can choose to add a caption to your post and then click the post button located at the bottom right. The Stories channel shows content from the past 72 hours, and anything you share is also posted to your activity feed on your profile.
Add priority tags for your gaming experiences with Quality of Service (QoS) tagging
Quality of Service (QoS) tagging is a new service for Xbox consoles and sets priority tags on latency-sensitive outgoing network traffic, such as party chat, console streaming, and multiplayer (in supported games). in charge). This helps protect your gaming experience from connection issues during times of congestion on supported networks.
In the Settings app under General, Network Settings, Advanced Settings, you will see a new button for QoS marking settings. Under QoS Tagging Settings, there are two options: DSCP Tagging Enabled and WMM Tagging Enabled. Learn more about settings options and advanced network settings for your Xbox.
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We love to hear from the community if you have a suggestion for a new feature you’d like to see added to an Xbox experience, or want to provide feedback on existing features that could be improved. From game capture and sharing improvements, to helping games load faster, and more, we’re always listening and looking for ways to improve Xbox experiences to players around the world. If you want to help shape the future of Xbox and gain access to features like Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta), download the Xbox Insider Hub on your Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, or Windows PC today. Let us know what you think – we’re always listening!