Windows 10: Microsoft is working on streaming PC games to Xbox One Xbox

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       29 Jul 2015 #1

    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
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  2.    29 Jul 2015 #2

    Why would any sane person want to do that
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  3.    30 Jul 2015 #3

    cokest4r said: View Post
    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.
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  4.    30 Jul 2015 #4

    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
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