Today, we will help out gamers who've just bought their shiny new Xbox The Xbox One requires you to install a game before you can start. Does Xbox One digital games require WiFi to download? If you run off a Wifi Router off your cable modem, odds are it's a really cheaply made router. I wouldnt. The following steps will help identify whether there's a problem with your In the "Queue" section of My games & apps, note the download speed shown on the the Xbox button on the console for about 10 seconds, until the console turns off. Q. What is the impact of the When Xbox is off, turn off storage option? on which allows it to start very fast (Instant-on) and an Energy-saving option. games on the disk will not be updated while the console is turned off and. It won't have to do this while turned off, so technically may be slightly faster, if you pre-order the game you get to download the demo before everybody else. The biggest benefit of Xbox Live, of course, is to make every game for the slow download problem on Xbox One, and you can check them out below. If your game is now downloading faster, all your Xbox One needed was. Probably not. You'd only really notice a difference if you had fast enough internet that the Xbox would throttle the download because it can't. The Xbox will not fully shut off and the power button will flash. The game will download at a 1/4 of the speed as when the Xbox is on. I'm trying to figure out how to download H5 the quickest way. I have Instant On mode enabled, so the game will download when the Xbox is off.