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Battlefield 4 Commander app updated

DICE hoping to add VOIP support on Xbox One "soon"

DICE has updated the Battlefield 4 Commander app.

The free app enables players to deliver critical intelligence, deploy war assets, and manage squad-based team play from a bird's eye view of the battlefield displayed on their tablet.


The app supports PC, current and next-gen console versions of the game. A full list of changes in the latest update is listed below courtesy of DICE, which says it hopes to add VOIP support on Xbox One "soon".


  • Fixed an issue where commanders ended up on the same team after round transition.
  • Assignment fixes.
  • Support for Naval Strike added.
  • Performance optimizations.
  • Localization fixes.
  • Other minor fixes.


  • Gunship VO fixed.
  • Added Rapid deploy VO.
  • Added background audio for Second Assault and China Rising maps.

UI - New features

  • HVT marking is only enabled when actually usable, possible HVT targets have blinking brackets around them.
  • Added server name to scoreboard.
  • Now displaying soldier names when a squad is selected.
  • Squad progression bar added to squads.
  • Booster score added to EOR screen
  • Added indicator to show which soldier is talking on voip.
  • Enabled dropping squad assets on the squad list.

UI - Bug fixes

  • Rush defender icons were too large, they are now smaller.
  • When the scoreboard is displayed the user can no longer issue orders or use assets.
  • Commander can now see when vehicles are firing.
  • Increased viewable area on several maps.
  • Fixed assets getting stuck when dragged and interupted by proxy attack.
  • Fixed issues with the game round timer.
  • Fixed scoring widget for Rush.
  • Fixed an issue where orders couldn't be given to squads.


  • Fixed mute toggle functionality.
  • Added options to always show chat and hide chat.
  • Improved VOIP quality on several devices.

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