The big March update for the Xbox One has started to roll out to users. This update includes Twitch live streaming support, a vastly improved friends list and party system, improvements to Live TV, and much more.

Check out the above video for a general overview of the new update or check out the full list of changes below. If you have your system running in the low power state, the update will download during off-peak hours and should be installed to your system in the next day or two.

Changelog for Xbox One March 2014 update

Improved Multiplayer & Party chat
- Cross title party chat
- Party chat on by default
- Easier multiplayer invites
- Easier multiplayer joining
- Ability to see what the people in your party are doing

Improved Friends List + ProfileTwitch TV live streaming support
- Broadcast gameplay on Twitch.TV through Xbox LIVE (When the updated Twitch app ships next week.)
- Voice support for starting and ending broadcast

Bringing out social in home
- See favorite friends currently online
- See friends broadcasting gameplay

Miscellaneous shell improvementsBrowser improvements
- Control Bing and Google maps with gesture and controller
- Quick search when highlighting a term on a page
- When searching from Bing search on the console, direct link to Internet Explorer in order to see additional web results.


- Firmware update to the Xbox One controller to support the Xbox One stereo headset adapter
- Support for 1st and 3rd party headsets
- Driver updates for the Xbox One Media Remote

SmartGlass ImprovementsLive TVImproved Audio output support