Xbox Live Gold members have a Multiplayer gameplay option. This is a system that can allow users to link up 4 Xbox’s to play together.Rating system that allows other players to vote for you; this reputation system will determine if players will prefer you or wish to avoid you.Achievement points, known as Gamerscores are given to players for their individual achievements
There is also a enhanced matchmaking using cumulative gamerscore, reputation, location/language profile, and gamer zone,Voice Chat allows users to chat with others, headset is required for this, Xbox Live Gold members can take advantage of the 3+ player voice chat. Video Chat known as Live Vision is also an option, but a camera is required and also a with headset for chatting
Players are provided with a Friends list, this allows player’s to choose from a list of friends. Players are allowed to store up to 100 friends. There is also the option of a recent players list, this lists the last 50 friends a user has played with.Also a section where an individual can lists personal interests and their favourite links etc.