On the morning of October 9, Beijing time, Microsoft announced that it was launching a new game streaming media service, Project Cloud, which runs on mainframes, PCs and even mobile devices. The existing and future Xbox games of Microsoft will be compatible with this service. At the beginning of next year, Microsoft is going to publicly test new services.
Karim, director of cloud games at Microsoft
Microsoft has been testing xCloud services. The game is streamed to the device by connecting the Xbox wireless controller to the host, mobile device, and PC. Microsoft also said that the R&D team using advanced network technology, combined with advanced video coding and decoding technology, can shorten the delay time. With the support of new technology, Microsoft can also transmit games through the 4G network.
Xbox game streaming services compete with a variety of other services of the same type. One of the most popular game streaming services at the moment is GeForce Now,PlayStation Now,Shadow,Liquid Sky. A few days ago, Google also launched a Project Stream service that allows players to play the Assassin creed on a laptop or desktop via a Chrome browser: Odyssey > (Assassin's Creed Odyssey).