Unlike simply speaking out labels on screen, from anywhere in the Xbox One experience, uttering "Xbox Bing" gives the user an entertainment search experience unlike any other. Similar to Siri and Google Now, speaking naturally the user can say anything that comes to mind when looking for entertainment.
“I want to see Batman stuff”
Xbox search intelligently listens for any phrase, interpreting this phrase in the cloud, and delivering refined results back to the user within seconds.
Located in the upper-right corner of the UI, tips are hints that help users learn basic and advanced voice commands. Tips also provide information related to errors and real-time feedback of speech input.
When the user triggers Kinect's active listening mode, the Xbox logo beautifully transforms into a branded microphone icon.
Three mic icon states communicate the state of the speech system to the user in the Global Speech UI.