Microsoft Corp. this week said the Xbox 360 Dashboard Update will be deployed Dec. 6.
The update will include new features like cloud storage for game saves and Xbox Live profiles, beacons and Facebook sharing, enhanced family settings, integrated voice and gesture controls, and Bing voice search.
Additional feature to roll out in the holiday period include new custom applications for TV, movies, internet videos, sports and music.
Microsoft in Nov. said the Xbox 360 sold 393,000 units in Oct. U.S. sales to rank as the No. 1 game hardware for the month.
In addition, the Xbox 360 held more than 44 percent of current generation market share for the month.