07:17 pm
16 August 2022

Xbox Cloud Gaming Launching in Beta For PC and iOS

Xbox Cloud Gaming Launching in Beta For PC and iOS

Microsoft has announced that cloud streaming over Xbox Game Pass Ultimate will be launching tomorrow, in beta, for PC and iOS devices. iOS devices will be supported via web browser. Apple does not allow cloud gaming apps on its store. Select players will be sent invitations sent out starting tomorrow.

For iOS devices, over 50 cloud titles currently offer touch controls designed specifically for each game.

The support for Xbox Cloud Gaming via web browser has been made possible from a partnership with Rainway, using Rainway SDK.

Rainway has partnered with Microsoft to provide its Software Development Kit (SDK) to enhance and streamline Xbox Cloud Gaming technology. Rainway’s browser solution integrates seamlessly into the Xbox Cloud Gaming streaming stack, making it possible to bring Xbox content to gamers through a multitude of devices running Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, and Safari.

Read a letter from Rainway CEO Andrew Sampson about the paternship.