Xbox LIVE System Requirements
Xbox LIVE System Requirements with Xbox 360 system: In available games, paid subscription (Gold membership) required for online multiplayer; some LIVE services and downloads require additional hardware and/or fees. Broadband internet service (sold separately) and 256 MB or greater required. A hard drive may be required for some features. Download charges may apply as set by your ISP. Some broadband services may not work with LIVE and performance may vary. LIVE is not available in all countries; visit www.xbox.com/LIVE/countries for more information. Features and system requirements may change without notice.
Xbox LIVE Term of Use
Additional information about Xbox LIVE features and apps
Games, add-ons and media content sold separately. Broadband internet required; service fees may apply. Games for Windows titles do not require an Xbox LIVE Gold Membership.
Kinect Sensor (sold separately) required for gesture controls.
Windows Phone: Games from Marketplace. Windows Phone OS 7 or later and data plan required. Some game downloads also require Wi-Fi. Carrier Fees Apply. Windows Phone OS 7.5 required for some features such as Xbox Companion App.
Video Kinect: Xbox LIVE Gold membership and a Kinect Sensor (sold separately) required. PC and laptops video chat requires Windows Live messenger.
Avatar Kinect: Kinect Sensor (sold separately) required. For sharing video online see KinectShare.com for full details.
Crunchyroll: LIVE Gold Membership and Crunchyroll Premium Subscription required.
Dailymotion: Xbox LIVE Gold membership required.
Machinima: Xbox LIVE Gold Membership required.
MLB.TV: LIVE Gold Membership and MLB.TV Premium Subscription required.
NBA Game Time: LIVE Gold Membership and NBA.com League Pass Broadband Subscription required.
NHL GameCenter: Xbox LIVE Gold membership and subscription for NHL GameCenter LIVE™ is required.
Sports Picks : Xbox LIVE Gold Membership required.
YouTube: Xbox LIVE Gold membership required. Search on YouTube on Xbox LIVE is not Kinect enabled, not searchable with Bing.
WSJ Live: LIVE Gold Membership required.