Windows 10: Microsoft is working on streaming PC games to Xbox One Xbox
Microsoft is working on streaming PC games to Xbox One
Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system debuts today, enabling Xbox One game streaming to PCs. While that's a neat feature for Xbox One owners, Microsoft is working on streaming PC games to Xbox One consoles too. In an interview with The Verge, Microsoft's head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, reveals the company is working on the feature. "We understand if you're going to go PC to Xbox, we need to get keyboard and mouse working completely so you could play those games," explains Spencer. "In terms of where we want to go with our platform, those are absolutely in scope of things that we want to do."
Read more: Microsoft is working on streaming PC games to Xbox One | The Verge
Why would any sane person want to do that
Depending on the setup, they might want to stream their game from a computer with a 24" monitor to an XB1 hooked up to a 50" TV.
Not really sure how well that would translate, but whatever floats your goat, I guess.
Now this is a much better idea...I didn't like the idea of streaming Xbox games to my PC but if I can do it the other way around then I may just use it. My PC is in one bedroom and my TV in the living room with my awesome surround sound system and sometimes it's just nice to kick back on the sofa with a gamepad to play some less serious games.
I used to stream some PC games to my Nvidia Shield Tablet which was hooked up to my TV, but the Shield wasn't that impressive so I got rid of it. If Microsoft get this right it may just be fun
Is anyone seeing a drop in quality when streaming Xbox games to windows 10? Even on high quality I get a fuzzy look. Its not horrible but I was hoping it would be a bit better. I'm using a 650ti on my test machine so I wonder if my gaming rig will...
Source: Game streaming now enabled for all Xbox One owners with a Windows 10 PC | Blogging Windows
I have been streaming in high quality to my windows 10 pc with very little issues at all. My cpu is Phenom II X4 925, older but still way better than whats needed for game DVR, 16 gigs of ram, 780gtx. I just upgraded my video card from ati 4870s to...
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