Using project xcloud in India

Using project xcloud in India

Project xcloud is the next gen game streaming service powered by xbox one and the cloud. Game streaming is not an entirely new concept several smaller companies have tried their hand in the market but none could hold sway with the drastic input lag and data usage, but with all three major tech companies are jumping onboard with game streaming Microsoft with project xcloud, Google with stadia and Sony with Psnow.

Project xcloud:

If you are looking for on the go gaming experience then project xcloud alongside Gamepass is the best way to enjoy your favorite games on your mobile devices. Right now project xcloud is currently available only in select countries including USA, Uk and South Korea but many countries are expected to be brought on board in 2020. To give project xcloud a try in India before it comes out of preview then this guide will help you get started.

Getting the project xcloud invite:

As of right now project xcloud is only allowing players who have invited as part of the testing pool to experience the service, you can request Microsoft for the project invite by signing up for the preview access. Follow the registration link here to sign up for the preview using your Xbox live account.

Installing the game streaming app:

Now if you have an invite to access the project xcloud then you can go ahead and download Xbox game streaming app which will allow you to stream all the available games on your mobile devices. To download the app you need to use apk filehosting websites since the app is not currently available in playstore for India. You can use the download link from Apkmirror here.

Using project xcloud in India
xbox game streaming app

Connecting your controller:

A controller is essential to for you enjoy the games with the best experience, you can use your Xbox one controller with Bluetooth support to your mobile device. Once connected you can go ahead with setting up your account.

Setting up your account:

Now to proceed further you will need a VPN to connect to a server associated with US ip address this will enable you use the app as describes else you will be only dropped into a learn more menu. Sign up using your Xbox live account and the games will be available for you to stream.

Streaming from your Xbox:

If you are worried about your data caps then you can use your xbox as remote server to stream your games to your mobile devices. To enable game streaming on your local network your xbox must be on the latest insider builds and both your mobile and xbox should be connected to the same network.

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