– Much better streamlined dashboard/UI
– Great selection and variety of launch games
– The controller is a lot better (THANK THE GAMING GODS FOR THAT NEW D-PAD!)
– The Kinect 2.0’s body capture technology comes vastly improved
– Multitasking is a breeze thanks to the Snap feature
– Online gaming is a much better experience with Smart Match
– The apps all perform well
– Watching TV on your Xbox One just feels right
– Following your friends feels a lot easier to navigate than before
– The addition of media achievements and challenges is awesome
– The Kinect 2.0 voice recognition technology works…most of the time
– The SmartGlass app doesn’t have a lot of readily compatible games/movies…yet
– Crimson Dragon and LocoCycle are letdowns
So is the Xbox One worth picking up?
YES! The Xbox One has the right amount of good games, cool apps/features and ease of accessibility needed to make it the main gaming/entertainment device your home needs. BUY IT!