Upgraded to Series X hardware, Xbox Cloud Gaming is fully supported on iPhone and iPad

By Dom Peppiatt
June 29, 2021 10:03 GMT

Microsoft Xbox Cloud Gaming has confirmed that it is now available to all Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers on PC and iOS.

Starting July 28, Xbox Cloud Gaming is available to all Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members using Windows 10 PCs and iOS phones and tablets via browsers in 22 countries.

Even better, platform owners have announced that Xbox Cloud Gaming is powered by custom Xbox Series X hardware.

“We are upgrading Microsoft data centers around the world to the fastest and most powerful Xbox hardware to deliver faster load times, higher frame rates and a new generation of gaming experience,” said Vice President and Vice President. Product Manager Cathering Rackstein said. Xbox Cloud Gaming Description Via press release.

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“We stream at 1080p and up to 60fps to ensure the lowest latency and highest quality experience on a wide range of device sets. We will continue to add innovations and features to enhance our cloud gaming experience. “

This continues from Microsoft Introduces Touch Control to Over 50 Xbox Game Pass Titles At the beginning of the year. Providing more ways to play gamers is part of the company’s mission at this time, and the initiative is clearly working.

“Today, one in six players playing from the cloud exclusively uses custom touch controls for over 50 games. My personal favorite is Minecraft Dungeons,” Gluckstein said. Mr. says.

“Of course, you can also play games from the cloud using a compatible Xbox wireless controller, or one of the many supported controllers and mobile gaming accessories. All-new Backbone One for iOS.. “

You need an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription to turn your iPad into a mini Xbox. You may also be interested in a recent update that turned Microsoft’s Surface Duo into a handheld Xbox.

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