Microsoft has officially launched Xbox Game Pass (xCloud), their cloud streaming service, and all you need is a compatible Android device, game controller as well as Xbox Game Pass Ultimate to start gaming in 22-countries currently. To get started, simply download the Xbox Game Pass app, sign into your account, make sure Xbox Game Pass Ultimate is activated, and then start playing games like Halo: The Master Chief Collection or Gears 5. Read more for two hands-on video and additional information.
There’s support for over 150 titles right now, with more being added in coming months ahead. EA Play is also joining Xbox Game Pass Ultimate ($14.99 per month) this holiday season, so gamers will be able to enjoy titles like Need for Speed Heat, Rocket Arena, FIFA 20, Anthem, Battlefield V and lots more.
- New, unlocked Android phone gives you the flexibility to change carriers and choose your own data plan; works with Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, AT&T, and other major carriers
- Capture great photos using your cell phone on the 12 MP dual pixel rear camera with features like Live HDR+, Night Sight, and Portrait Mode; share photos directly from the viewfinder of your Pixel camera to Google and popular third party apps
- The Adaptive Battery lasts up to 24 hours  as it learns your favorite apps and reduces power to the ones you rarely use
- HDR+ makes your photos look better by automatically adjusting for color and lighting; Night Sight lets you capture rich detail and color even in the dark; Portrait Mode helps you take beautiful portraits with a DSLR quality look
- Get things done with just your voice: Send texts, get directions and reminders, and multitask on the go on your mobile phone with help from Google
- Includes all the benefits of Xbox Live Gold, over 100 high-quality games on console, PC, and Android mobile devices, and access to EA Play included at no additional cost, all for one low monthly price.
- Play upcoming Xbox Game Studios titles such as Halo Infinite the same day they release, plus recent hits like Minecraft Dungeons and Bleeding Edge.
- With EA Play, members get instant access to a collection of EA’s best-loved series and top titles on console and PC, exclusive in-game challenges and rewards, special member-only content, and early trials of select new games.
- With a huge variety of games from every genre, and new games added all the time, there’s something for everyone.
- Play together with friends on the most advanced online console multiplayer network.
Project xCloud will also help us reach the 2 billion gamers in the world – making Xbox more accessible to more players. With game streaming, we’re unlocking the ability to play console games on all types of devices so everyone has the chance to play,” said Microsoft.