Playing Xbox without a console will now be possible with its app for Smart TV

Playing Xbox without a console will now be possible with its app for Smart TV

The second condition is that the app will only work with 2022 models of Samsung smart TVs, according to the company. However, they are working with more partnerships to expand the brands that will support the platform.

How to play Xbox titles from a Smart TV?

Once you’ve met these couple of requirements, playing a game on TV will be as easy as using Netflix, as you’ll need to access the app through the Gaming Hub built into the screens, then sign in and access any game directly from the app.

To play, you can connect a wide variety of controls, such as the Xbox adaptive control or your own wireless control, or also the PlayStation DualSense and DualShock, as well as the Amazon Luna device.

“The Internet changed with the arrival of streaming. The music and film industry did it and it was normal for video games to be the last, because they need more bandwidth, but this moment represents an opportunity (…) and it will open many doors for the next 20 years,” he said. Jarrett West, head of marketing at Microsoft Gaming.