Support XFINITY TV X1: Applications

Introduction

This article details the apps user experience for XFINITY on the X1 Entertainment Operating System.

Note: Not all applications are available on all X1 set-top-boxes. See X1: Application Availability for details.

Apps Menu Navigation

The X1 Apps menu provides an interactive television experience that allows you to use our enhanced cloud-based guide features with third-party applications that you frequently use in your daily life.

To access the Apps menu, simply use your remote to:

  1. Go to the Main Menu.
  2. Select Apps.
  3. Highlight and select the app you wish to use and press OK.
    Applications screen displays tiles for various X1 apps.
Note: Using the Internet apps (Pandora, Photos, etc.) on your X1 device will count towards your XFINITY Internet data usage.

Examples of Apps and Detail Screens

The following apps and detail screens are all available through X1.

Horoscopes
A horoscope in the X1 Horoscope app.

For more information on the Horoscopes app, see X1: Horoscope App - Access.

Weather
A weather forecast in the X1 Weather app.

For more information on the Weather app, see X1: Weather App Overview.

Traffic
The X1 Traffic app.

For more information on the Traffic app, see X1: Traffic App - Check Local Traffic and Alerts.

Sports
The Sports app screen offers scores and different sports menus to choose from.

For more information on the Sports app, see X1: Sports App - Access.

Pandora
A song in the X1 Pandora app.

For more information on using Pandora, see X1: Pandora App - Main Screen and Remote Functions.

Stocks
The X1 Stocks app.

For more information on using the Stocks app, see X1: Stock App - Access.

Photos
X1 Photos app screen has tiles at the bottom for XFINITY Share, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

For more information on using the Photos app, see X1: Photos App.

Voicemail
You can browse voicemails:
Voicemail app screen shows a selected voicemail message.

You can listen to voicemails:
Voicemail app screen shows a voicemail message being played.

Note: Upon opening the Voicemail app for the first time, you will be directed to the Web portal to enable it on your X1 device.

For more information on the Voicemail app, see X1: Voicemail App - Access.

Tips and Tricks for X1
A tip in the X1 Tips and Tricks app.

For more information on using the Tips and Tricks for X1 app, see X1: Tips and Tricks for X1 App - Features, Tips, and Tutorials.

XFINITY My Account App
X1 My Account app.

For more information on using the XFINITY My Account app, see X1: Using the XFINITY My Account App.

Accessories Store
The X1 Accessories Store app.

For more information on using the Accessories Store app, see X1: Accessories Store App - Using the Accessories Store App.

XFINITY Games
XFINITY Games Powered by EA app screen. Free Beta option is highlighted at bottom.

For more information about the XFINITY Games Powered by Electronic Arts (EA) app, see X1: XFINITY Games: First-Time Access on a Set-Top Box.

Online App Setup

All setup and activation of third-party apps like Pandora must be completed via the Web portal. Each user can control their own social media set up and privacy settings with their XFINITY username. For details, see X1 Apps: Set Up Apps on TV.

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