The new Xbox Home UI. | Screenshot by Tom Warren / The Verge
Microsoft has reworked its Xbox Home UI to better accommodate background images and simplify access to key parts of the Xbox dashboard. The software giant halted a test of an upcoming Xbox Home UI last month to rework it, and the result looks like a great improvement for Xbox owners.
The new Xbox Home UI moves the tiles of apps and games down further, so there’s a lot more space to see a background. The tile sizes have also been reduced, and there’s a new responsive game art that will update the background when you hover over certain games and apps.
Microsoft’s old Xbox Home UI test.
The new Xbox Home UI.
At the top, there’s a new floating UI that…