System Update

July 24th : New Preview Alpha Ring 1908 Update (1908.190722-1945)

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PST today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Ring will begin receiving the latest 1908 Xbox One system update (Build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_1908\18362.6049.190722-1945).


New Features:


Today we will be enabling this new feature for flighting in Alpha:




  • 50% of users will begin to see and experimental version of the dashboard. For more information on this experiment, please review the blog post on the Xbox Insider Blog here.
    • Note: This experiment is randomly selected and the Xbox Insider Team cannot assist with users who do not see it.




  • OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_1908\18362.6049.190722-1945
  • Available: 2:00PM PDT 7/24/19
  • Mandatory Date/Time: 3:00 AM PDT 7/25/19





  • We’ve fixed an issue where the Dashboard reloaded when navigating to the Community tab for some users.


Known Issues:



  • Users are reporting that audio sounds distorted, metallic, or robotic when using Dolby Atmos and Windows Sonic.
    • Workaround: Setting audio to Stereo Uncompressed should fix the behavior while.
  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.



  • Some users have reported that the icons at the top of the Guide have sometimes appeared distorted, blocky, or with ghostly outlines.
    • For more information about this issue, refer to the post on the Xbox Insiders subreddit located here.


Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter the incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.