Xbox Live wordt momenteel geupdate met de eerste Xbox Live 3.0 feature. Wanneer de online service vanmiddag weer online komt, zal je in staat zijn voice messages van maximaal 15 seconden te sturen naar mensen op je friendslist. Een soort voicemail voor op je Xbox. Andere Xbox Live 3.0 features zullen in toekomstige games aanwezig zijn, en maken het bijvoorbeeld mogelijk teams en competities te vormen. Ook wordt het cheaters en oneerlijke spelers moeilijker gemaakt dankzij de Level Playing Field Technology.Additionally, game developers are currently being provided with new Live features that, when incorporated into their games, will afford gamers the following benefits:

Teams: Gamers will be able to easily form teams and notify them of matches, strategies and even upcoming competitions.

Competitions: Empowers gamers to easily create their own tournaments while in-game; as easy as creating, inviting and playing for all their favorite games across any game genre.

Online Content Swapping: Title managed online storage allows gamers to create and share mottos, emblems, and custom content and create and update maps, rosters, and other environment data.

Level Playing Field Technology: New arbitration and reliability technologies reduce players' ability to cheat online, while increasing reliability ratings for all players and penalizing actions like disconnects during games.