Xbox Live. The fastest, most reliable gaming network.

Rated highest for network speed and reliability by an independent study, Xbox Live provides console gamers with the fastest, most dependable multiplayer experience possible. Whether it’s quick matchmaking or performance you can rely on, here’s why a better gaming network makes all the difference.

Join the world's premier gaming community

Xbox Live unites gamers across Xbox One and Windows 10, so you can play with friends and connect with a massive community of players. Build your gaming legacy by unlocking achievements, sharing epic game clips, amassing Gamerscore, and perfecting your avatar. Stay on top of all the action, see what your friends are playing, follow your favorite games, start a party chat, and check out what's trending. And take your games and friends with you, everywhere you go.

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Introducing Xbox Play Anywhere

Now when you own an Xbox Play Anywhere digital title, it’s yours to play on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC at no additional cost. Play a game and pick up where you left off on another Xbox One or PC, bringing all your saves, game add-ons, and achievements with you. Anywhere is a great place to play.2

Gather your fireteam

Gather your fireteam

Now it’s faster and easier to find the people you want to play with using Xbox Looking for Group on Xbox Live.

New feature Coming this fall.

Stay connected with Xbox Clubs

Stay connected with Clubs on Xbox Live

Create your own gaming communities with Clubs on Xbox Live, dedicated groups organized around similar interests, playstyles, and objectives.

New feature Coming this fall.

Stay connected with Xbox Clubs

Get a more intelligent Xbox One experience with Cortana

Stay on top of your game with the help of Cortana, your digital assistant for gaming who gets smarter with use.

Follow PC games on Xbox One

Follow PC games on Xbox One

Now top PC games will start showing up on Xbox Live. See what your friends are playing, share and watch game clips, and access Game Hubs for your favorite titles.

Create Minecraft worlds together on Windows 10 and mobile.

Now Minecraft players on Windows 10 and mobile can host their own multiplayer worlds using the Minecraft Realms service and Xbox Live. Play with friends 24/7 on private, cloud-based servers, even when the original world creator is offline. And with your Xbox Live account, you even can try Minecraft Realms on mobile and Windows 10 free for one month through the Minecraft app.

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Connect with the Xbox Live Community, everywhere you go

Stay connected with your friends and gaming community everywhere you go across Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs, tablets, and phones. See what your friends are playing, view your achievements, get notifications, send messages, share game clips, and much more. You can even party chat with gamers across Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs.


Play in more places

Enjoy the freedom to play your favorite games in more places than ever. Easily access your games, friends, and community across Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, tablet, and phone. Wherever you go, your games and achievements go with you. And when you stream your Xbox One games to your Windows 10 PC, you can continue to play with your friends and record your best game moments.

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Build your gaming legacy

Earn Achievements and add to your Gamerscore across Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, tablet, and phone. Take screenshots and capture your best gaming moments with build-in Game DVR. Use the footage to create amazing videos, add commentary, and share them with your friends. You can also broadcast gameplay live from your Xbox One via Twitch for the world to see. Create your own identity as a gamer. Customize your Gamertag, create your own Xbox Avatar, and bring together everything that matters to you in your Gamer Profile.

Experience playing as part of a team, with the most advanced online multiplayer1

Multiplayer for everyone

Multiplayer for everyone

Build imaginative, awe-inspiring worlds with your friends. Compete in heart-pounding matches that require quick thinking and fast reflexes. Whether you are in the mood for cooperative or competitive gameplay, Xbox Live has something for everyone. With the world's premier gaming community, there is always someone ready to play matching your skill and style.

Battle-tested performance

Battle-tested performance

Powered by hundreds of thousands of servers, Xbox Live delivers maximum performance while reducing lag and cheating. With over 1 billion multiplayer matches played each month, Xbox Live is built for performance, speed and reliability.

Play with the best

Play with the best

Now it’s faster and easier to find people you want to play with on Xbox Live using Xbox Looking for Group.

Cloud-based, cross-device multiplayer

Cloud-based, cross-device multiplayer

Xbox Live opens you to a wider world of gamers to play with. With cross-device multiplayer, you can play with your friends regardless of whether they play on Xbox One or Windows 10 PC.

Get more with Xbox Live Rewards, no matter where you play

Getting rewarded for doing what you love…what could be better? With Xbox Live Rewards, playing games, watching movies, and having fun on Xbox Live means real rewards in your pocket. With everything from Rewards Credits to exclusive prizes up for grabs, sign up today and let us show you how much we appreciate your dedication.

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The new Xbox One S

The only console with 4K Blu-ray, 4K video streaming, and HDR.
The ultimate games and 4K entertainment system.†
Available now starting at $299.

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† 4K streaming with select apps, see HDR functionality with supported games and TVs.

  1. Initial set-up, updates, and some games and features require broadband internet; ISP fees apply. Online multiplayer for Xbox One requires Xbox Live Gold (sold seperately).
  2. PC hardware requirements may vary on Windows 10