The Xbox Collection X appears like an enormous PC-like improve to your Xbox video games, however a fraction of patrons have been experiencing an uncommon downgrade as effectively — the brand new Xbox Collection X gamepad doesn’t appear to remain related to the console in some video games and a few conditions, based on a 40-page thread in Microsoft’s assist discussion board.
The excellent news: Microsoft is aware of in regards to the problem, and a repair is on the best way. “We’re conscious some gamers could also be experiencing disconnects with their new Xbox Wi-fi Controllers and our groups are actively engaged on an answer to be included in a future replace,” an organization spokesperson tells The Verge.
Once more, it’s not clear how widespread this problem really is — although practically 1,700 co-signers on a 40-page discussion board publish is sufficient to present it’s positively a priority, that’s a tiny fraction of the million-plus models these consoles had been estimated to have bought at launch. And a few of these reporting the problem say it solely occurs in sure video games, like Murderer’s Creed Valhalla, as you’ll see in the event you learn by the discussion board or Reddit threads.
Even a few the video clips we’ve seen of the problem don’t appear to essentially be exhibiting off the identical drawback: certainly one of these is a controller that doesn’t appear to be syncing to the console in any respect, whereas the opposite is paired however not efficiently sending inputs.