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If Apple follows its own rules, you’ll soon be able to stream your Xbox to your iPhone

The Verge Wednesday, 23 September 2020
If Apple follows its own rules, you’ll soon be able to stream your Xbox to your iPhoneLast week, I showed you why Apple’s App Store guidelines will never permit Microsoft’s xCloud or Google’s Stadia cloud gaming services in their current forms.

But Microsoft has another form of game streaming that isn’t against Apple’s rules at all, and the company has all but confirmed it’s currently working to bring it to your iPhone.

Take a look:



here’s my first look at Microsoft’s new Xbox Game Streaming feature. It turns an Xbox One console into a game streaming server to play games remotely on an Android phone. Full hands-on here: https://t.co/CzePiX9nne pic.twitter.com/b1fjfYzmNg

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