Plus, we hate the thought of having to delete games to make space for new ones.Especially when games of that size take an absolute aeon to download over a standard Wi-Fi connection.

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So, you might be wondering what’s the best way to upgrade the external storage on your Xbox One.

Well, unlike the PS4, where you’ll need to get your screwdriver out, Microsoft has made the Xbox One compatible with external hard drives instead.

My Xbox One finally devoured the update an hour or so after I powered it up (then off, then back on, then back off, and so forth in my attempt to trigger the process).

When it finally happened, it was without notification.

The latest of these, the Fall Update, came out in October just ahead of the Xbox One X's release with a new design that lets you customise the games, friends, groups and activity feeds that you follow.

Here's how to get the latest system software for your Xbox One.

It’s USB 3.0 and at 2TB it quadruples the available storage on our Xbox One.

Buy Now: 2TB WD Metal Edition at uk (£83) | () Plus, it’s only £100, making it one of the more affordable 2TB USB 3.0 hard drives.

Clearly we’re living in that perfect future, where companies twiddle tech from afar on the sly, sliding in tweaks and fixes without disrupting our experience.

As it is, this feels just as last-gen as updating an Xbox 360 or Play Station 3, only without the guidance.

Your Xbox One will keep itself up to date automatically by default.