Running out of space in your old Xbox 360? Fear not — its news cloud storage will add 2GB of space, and it's already live. This will be especially useful to those with an Xbox One who wish to play backwards compatible games that will arrive by November.
This new cloud storage will make it easier to access game saves and acquired DLC's, and users can now redeem Xbox Live Marketplace codes from the messages. Their Microsoft account balance will also be shown along with game details or while browsing the marketplace.
Below are some of the updates that you will expect:
2GB Cloud Storage – Starting today you will now be able to use up to 2GB of Cloud Storage on your Xbox 360. Use your Cloud Storage to save the game saves you want to bring with you to Xbox One for Xbox One Compatible games.
Redeem Codes from messages – When you receive an Xbox Live Marketplace code in a message you will now be able to redeem that code by simply pressing “Redeem Code”.
Activity Feed – Like, comment, share your friend’s activities, post new messages, watch game clips, view screenshots, and see what your friends are playing from your Xbox 360. You can access your Activity Feed by navigating to Social on your console.
See What Your Friends Are Doing – You can now see what your friends are playing on Xbox One and Windows 10 from your Xbox 360.
Microsoft Movies & TV and Groove Music – Access your movie and TV collection from Microsoft Movies & TV and your Music in Groove Music.
See your money – Your Microsoft account balance will now be shown when you are looking at the details of a game or when browsing the marketplace.