Vote 2020 graphic
Everything you need to know about and expect during
the most important election of our lifetimes

You'll only get tomorrow's Xbox One firmware update if you manually choose to download accept it. But it will also enable all future console updates, including the Party-Chat-upgrade one in March, to be updated in the background if background updates are enabled, an Xbox rep told Kotaku. A good improvement!


UPDATE: For clarity's sake, I should have written "accept" instead of "download", as the Microsoft rep told me that users will have to manually "accept" this first one. It may auto-download, it may not. We'll find out very soon. Either way, it's a one-time situation.

Share This Story

Get our newsletter


Interesting, why would the make a system update optional?