While folks are starting to get their hands on Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and Series S, we’ve had the chance to take a closer look at these consoles for quite some time. After analyzing both models–which both yield a ton of promise–we began to consider the numerous ways that Microsoft could further improve its next-generation consoles, whether it be through firmware updates or future hardware iterations.
Below we detail our biggest wishes for Xbox Series X/S as it stands after having had these consoles for a few weeks and what we think would help both consoles shine even brighter than they already do. As a note, we avoided going into predictable requests like “Release Halo: Infinite now” or “Give us more first-party games to play.” This article is focused more on the console from a feature-set or quality-of-life standpoint.
After you’re done reading, be sure to jump into the comments to share your biggest wishes for the consoles moving forward. If you’re still on the fence about which Xbox is right for you, read our Xbox Series X review and our Xbox Series S review.