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Cloud Gaming Comes to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One Consoles This Holiday

Cloud Gaming Comes to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One Consoles This Holiday

Published: Tuesday, August 24, 2021Tagged: Cloud Gaming, Gaming, Xbox Live, Xbox One, Xbox One X, Xbox Series, Xbox Store,

Microsoft announced during today's Gamescom 2021 Xbox stream that Cloud Gaming is coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One this holiday, enabling Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to play 100+ games right from the cloud and discover new games with the click of a button. If you're not an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate member yet, sign up and get your first month for just $1.

Cloud Gaming Comes to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One Consoles This Holiday

With the ability to play games before you install, it’ll be easier than ever for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members to:

  • Discover and play over 100 high-quality games in the Xbox Game Pass library without having to use valuable storage space or wait for installs.
  • Quickly jump into the fun with your friends in multiplayer games, like Sea of Thieves, as soon as you get the invite so you can set sail without waiting for an install.
  • Play Gen 9-only Xbox games like Microsoft Flight Simulator and The Medium on your Xbox One via the cloud – coming in the future.

Bottom line? Cloud gaming on your console further reduces your time to fun! All you have to do is navigate to Xbox Game Pass and look for games with the cloud icon.

Next, click the “Play” button and get to gaming. It’s as simple as that!

The Cloud Gaming team will be testing the experience as part of the Xbox Insider program this fall, to gather valuable feedback and improve the experience.

To ensure the highest quality experience across the broadest set of devices, the service will support up to 1080p and at 60fps just like Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) across PCs, phones and tablets.

Visit the Xbox Game Pass library for more information on games playable from the cloud on console and check out the complete list of supported countries here. If you’re in the market for a new Xbox Series X or Series S, Xbox All Access makes it easy and affordable to get your console of choice and two years of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for a low monthly price.

Xbox Cloud Gaming coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One holiday 2021. *Supported games only. Game features and availability will vary by console. Occasional wait times may occur. Keep an eye out on @XONEHQ for more details closer to release.

For up-to-the-minute Xbox Game Pass news and the best new & upcoming Xbox Games, release dates, achievements and more, follow @XONEHQ on Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and Facebook, download the free XBOX app for Android, and stay tuned!


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