Xbox One June Firmware Details: “External HDD Support, Real Names, Gold Membership Benefits And More”


Microsoft’s Major Nelson has just announced details regarding what all things are coming to Xbox One in June 2014 firmware update. Two of the most requested features, “external storage support and real names for idenfiying your friends” has been confirmed.

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In addition to this, Microsoft also confirmed the following features for Xbox One June firmware.

  • SmartGlass Provides Access to full OneGuide and Universal Remote Control, Pin Reordering and More
  • Expanded TV and OneGuide Soon Available in More Markets
  • New Gold Membership Benefits, Access to Apps for All and More

To explain the changes in detail, Microsoft has also shared a walkthrough video on Xbox One June firmwar. We have it below for you, take a look.

Nelson ended the blog post: “These features will be available to members previewing Xbox One system updates as they help us work through final improvements. This system update will become available to the full Xbox One community in June.”

Major Nelson via Twitter also revealed that he has been using this “Seagate Expansion 4TB Desktop External Hard Drive USB 3.0 (STBV4000100)” for a long time and its been working great. So if you guys want to follow Nelson, Pre-order this external HDD via Amazon NOW.