Now users will be able to play games installed on their Xbox on an Android smartphone or tablet remotely from the console as Microsoft has announced the Xbox One Console Streaming platform for Android smartphones. This feature is a part of Project xCloud, which the company had introduced recently this month.
The company has disclosed that people who are an Xbox Insider in the Alpha and Alpha Skip – Ahead rings in the US and UK can try a preview of Xbox Console Gaming. With this, users will be able to play games installed on their Xbox on an Android smartphone or tablet remotely from the console.
The company is also planning to expand the preview to more regions shortly. The brand has also shared the user-guideline for using it. Customers will require a Bluetooth-enabled Xbox One Wireless controller and the company recommends a controller mount as well to try the preview with a phone running on Android 6.0 or higher along with Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity.
Microsoft has revealed that users need to have an open or moderate NAT Type and network latency should be 128ms. Customers need to download the Xbox Gaming Streaming (Preview) application from the Google Play store. This app will guide the users through the whole process of setting up Xbox Console Streaming.