For example, someone playing an Xbox 360 racing game could not use their Xbox One steering wheel. If a gamer has a wheel, it is likely they like racing games. It stands to reason gamers would want those peripherals to work across all games if they play on the Xbox One.
While not all Xbox 360 games work on the Xbox One, may do. Microsoft is working hard to bring more titles to its newest gaming platform. However, until now gamers could not use modern peripherals on those older titles.
The Xbox 360 backward-compatibility feature will be rolling out to members of the shortly with a limited number of Xbox 360 games available. Microsoft stated during its E3 event that “at least 100” Xbox 360 games will be available on Xbox One when the feature launches to the public this holiday season.