The March Xbox update brings important new features related to the Quick Resume tool, the controller and the audio calibration.
Xbox has published an article on its official blog announcing the news of the March update for Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One , which includes some interesting features such as the possibility of pinning two games in Quick Resume so that they always remain open, allowing us to jump from one to another without the need to wait for load times. The control scheme of the Xbox controller has also been reconfigured, new options for calibrating audio have been added, and the software on certain Xbox devices has been updated.
Undoubtedly, one of the most attractive novelties is the one that allows us to fix two games in Quick Resume , a functionality that had already been tested for some time in certain Xbox Insider circles and that now becomes part of the standard version of the Xbox operating system. Xbox Series X/S. To fix games we only have to access the Quick Resume group in the console menu and mark the two that we want to always keep at rest. Once fixed they will only close if we remove them manually or if they need to perform a forced update.
Changes to the share button on the Xbox controller and other news
Another great novelty of the Xbox March update has to do with the console’s wireless controller, although more specifically with the Share button : from this new version of the firmware we can choose what type of actions this button will perform in the event that Let’s leave it pressed, let’s touch it twice, something that until now had always been marked by default. Not only can you choose the way you take screenshots or videos, but you can also use that button to mute the TV, open your friends list, or display your achievement log .
Finally, this update has also affected the firmware of certain Xbox devices , such as the Xbox One controller, which has improved its performance in relation to Bluetooth, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2, and the Xbox Adaptive Controllers. . Additionally, the options to calibrate the audio have been expanded , such as verifying the HDMI sound format, testing the speakers and configuring their quality as best as possible.