Jump to content



Photo

Xbox Music overhauled in Windows 8.1

xbox music windows 8.1

  • Please log in to reply
18 replies to this topic

#1 Tyrion12

Tyrion12

    Neowinian

  • 8 posts
  • Joined: 09-August 12

Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:14

With the new version of store available trough leaked versions of Blue, Winbeta managed to get their hands on a couple of screenshots of new Xbox Music app. It's in the store, but cannot be downloaded yet.
I think it actually looks usable now, this could actually be THE update we were all waiting for :) Looking forward to 26th of June.

Check it out:

Source: http://www.winbeta.o...-xbox-music-app

Attached Images

  • Picture1_2.jpg
  • Picture2_0.jpg
  • Picture3_0.jpg



#2 mrdeezus

mrdeezus

    Neowinian

  • 289 posts
  • Joined: 20-October 12

Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:24

Please implement all Zune features so I can use p on my tablet.

#3 Osiris

Osiris

    Neowinian God!

  • 11,469 posts
  • Joined: 31-October 01
  • Location: Australia
  • OS: WIndows 8.2
  • Phone: Nokia 930

Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:29

Looking sexy

#4 typu

typu

    Neowinian

  • 390 posts
  • Joined: 12-November 10

Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:34

looks incredibly basic - lightyears behind the competition. cant believe thats all MS throws into the arena...

#5 Dot Matrix

Dot Matrix

    Neowinian Senior

  • 11,514 posts
  • Joined: 14-November 11
  • Location: Upstate New York
  • OS: Windows 8.1
  • Phone: Nokia Lumia 920

Posted 16 June 2013 - 01:40

looks incredibly basic - lightyears behind the competition. cant believe thats all MS throws into the arena...


Never judge a book by its cover.

#6 typu

typu

    Neowinian

  • 390 posts
  • Joined: 12-November 10

Posted 16 June 2013 - 02:16

Never judge a book by its cover.


i wish you were right in this case ..

#7 siah1214

siah1214

    Neowinian Senior

  • 2,298 posts
  • Joined: 09-April 12

Posted 16 June 2013 - 02:24

looks incredibly basic - lightyears behind the competition. cant believe thats all MS throws into the arena...

This is a preview and there are about six months between now and release. Stop judging based on leaked pre-preview screenshots.

#8 zhangm

zhangm

    Just bitter.

  • 10,045 posts
  • Joined: 21-August 02

Posted 16 June 2013 - 02:26

It would look more professional if they went with a light color scheme, like the Zune software.

#9 MorganX

MorganX

    MegaZilla™

  • 3,969 posts
  • Joined: 16-June 04
  • Location: Midwest USA
  • OS: Digita Storm Bolt, Windows 8.1 x64 Pro w/Media Center Pack/Core i7 4790K/16GB DDR3 1600/Samsung 840 Pro 128GB x 2 - Raid 0/Transcend M.2 256GB/ASRock Z97E-ITXac/GTX 760
  • Phone: Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:23

Maybe

It would look more professional if they went with a light color scheme, like the Zune software.


I think it's going with the Xbox One dark theme.

#10 Joshie

Joshie

    Wandering NPC

  • 4,866 posts
  • Joined: 01-March 02
  • Location: Seattle, WA

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:26

Wow! A handful of screenshots of pre-release software! I'm going to form a complete opinion about the application from this alone!

Is what a severely brain damaged person would say.

#11 MorganX

MorganX

    MegaZilla™

  • 3,969 posts
  • Joined: 16-June 04
  • Location: Midwest USA
  • OS: Digita Storm Bolt, Windows 8.1 x64 Pro w/Media Center Pack/Core i7 4790K/16GB DDR3 1600/Samsung 840 Pro 128GB x 2 - Raid 0/Transcend M.2 256GB/ASRock Z97E-ITXac/GTX 760
  • Phone: Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:26

This is a preview and there are about six months between now and release. Stop judging based on leaked pre-preview screenshots.


Let people have their fun, they have nothing else to judge off at the moment. Besides, it's all personal interpretation. From what I see in the shots, it will easily be more usable than what exists now for searching and adding results to playlists, at least from those shots. Will need to see the right-click context menu for selected songs.

#12 j2006

j2006

    Neowinian Senior

  • 2,704 posts
  • Joined: 01-March 06

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:39

It's MILES ahead of what the current one is.... looks great (so far)... but needs a lot more.

Also, I really hope we can sync to devices from WITHIN the app! and be able to sort by what's synced and not, and by 'heart' ratings (like Zune used to allow). Currently, the heart ratings on WP8 Xbox Music are pointless since they don't do anything anymore... whereas with Zune they were useful.

#13 BajiRav

BajiRav

    Neowinian Senior

  • 10,791 posts
  • Joined: 15-July 04
  • Location: Xbox, where am I?
  • OS: Windows 8.1, Windows 8
  • Phone: Lumia 920

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:41

Better but you're not done yet Microsoft. Still looks half baked.

#14 +SOOPRcow

SOOPRcow

    Neowinian

  • 1,563 posts
  • Joined: 18-April 02

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:48

I'm more curious about the phone version.

#15 ahhell

ahhell

    Neowinian Senior

  • 8,896 posts
  • Joined: 30-June 03
  • Location: Winnipeg - coldest place on Earth - yeah

Posted 16 June 2013 - 03:52

I'm liking the new xbone color scheme. That's going to look good on a tablet.