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Xbox One Update Brings Amazon Alexa Integration, Next-Gen Avatars, Dolby Vision

New Xbox Avatars are but one part of the October 2018 Xbox One dashboard update, however, which has rolled out to users this week. It might be over a year since it was announced, and much later than anticipated, but these avatars are much more detailed and flexible than before, giving a huge boost to the system's inclusivity and diversity.

After adding the Xbox skill to Alexa, you'll be able to use Alexa-powered devices to turn your Xbox One on and off, launch games and apps, take screenshots and more.

The Xbox Skill for Cortana and Alexa is available today in the US.

The new Xbox Avatars are expressive, creative and, most importantly, bring to life the community of fans they represent. Incidentally, if you buy one of the select Xbox One S and Xbox One X bundles on the American branch of Amazon starting tomorrow, you'll also receive an Amazon Echo Dot with it. Netflix is the first streaming service that will provide this stuff, but other services (such as Amazon Prime) will follow soon.

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Xbox Narrator can now speak five additional languages: Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Swedish and Dutch. Dolby Vision enables select TVs to deliver enhanced HDR with dynamic scene-by-scene precision and accuracy versus standard HDR, which is static for the entire movie/show you are watching. With new content every month, the Avatar Store is a diverse marketplace of clothing, outfits, props, and accessories to make your Avatar even more unique.

They will appear all across Xbox One, including on your profile, as well as the profile pages of anyone who has made an avatars. Diving into the console's advanced video settings, a single checkbox enables the feature. An Australian version of English language for Narrator is also being added. Keep in mind the new Xbox Skill is only available for users in the United States, so if you are outside of the USA, you are only getting the new Xbox Avatars, Dolby Vision streaming, and new langauges for Narrator.

Now that the Xbox One October 2018 update is rolling out, the Xbox team can presumably focus on the next system update for the Xbox One codenamed "19H1" (just like for Windows 10).

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