Microsoft xCloud hands-on: Almost Xbox gaming on the go

| November 19, 2019

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The cloud game streaming wars are set to hot up as right on the heels of Google Stadia we have gaming industry stalwart Microsoft offering the xCloud Preview — which doubles as cloud-based Xbox One console that is playable from your smartphone. Whereas Google Stadia is officially launching, xCloud is very much in its infancy. The service is still in the very early preview phase and with limited access available to those lucky enough to gain an invite. I have been trying out the service for the past week on my home Wi-Fi network — with a 380Mbps connection and average latency of 12ms to Microsoft’s servers over 200 miles away in London, UK.

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