Play your Xbox One games on phone and tablet
Xbox Insiders, join us in testing Console Streaming (Preview) and help shape the future of Xbox Game Streaming. Play Xbox One games installed on your console to an Android phone or tablet over Wi-Fi or your mobile network. With Xbox Console Streaming (Preview), you can pick up and play games when and where you want.
Xbox One console
Be an active Xbox InsiderBECOME AN XBOX INSIDER
Compatible mobile device: Android version 6.0 or greater, Bluetooth version 4.0+
Xbox Game Streaming App (Preview)
Compatible Xbox Wireless Controller with Bluetooth
Optional clip to connect your phone and controller available at retailers including Microsoft Store.CONTROLLER READINESS
5GHz Wi-Fi or mobile data connection 10Mbps down / 4.75 Mbps up
Important: both your home and phone connection need to be strong. You’ll be able to check your connection speed upon set-up.
1. Get the Xbox Insider Hub app
Install the Xbox Insider Hub app on your console.LEARN MORE
2. Get the Xbox Game Streaming (Preview) app
Install the mobile app to your Android device, then log in with your account with Xbox.
3. Pair your devices
Follow the steps in the app to pair your Xbox One console, Android device and Xbox Wireless Controller with Bluetooth.
4. Go play and share your feedback with us
Select Xbox One games downloaded to your console library and test playing on your Android device. Provide feedback in the app to shape the future of Game Streaming and join the conversation on Reddit.GO TO REDDIT
Frequently Asked Questions
With Console Streaming (Preview) gamers can play Xbox One favourites they already own on their Android phone or tablet remotely from their home console, including Gears 5 and Forza Horizon 4.
Xbox Console Streaming (Preview) requires an Xbox One console with games installed, either owned games or Xbox Game Pass games for Game Pass members. Players using Xbox Console Streaming (Preview) can stream Xbox One games installed on their console to their mobile device.
Project xCloud (Preview) streams games directly from the cloud to a player’s mobile device and does not require an Xbox console. Players can quickly stream the Xbox One games from the cloud to their mobile devices - no downloads required.
Compatible mobile devices – Console Streaming (Preview) requires mobile devices running Android version 6.0 or greater, as well as Bluetooth version 4.0 – please check your device settings if you are unsure.
Compatible Xbox Wireless Controller - Please note, not all Xbox controllers are Bluetooth capable. Please refer to support article if you are unsure if your controller has this capability.
Console Streaming (Preview) will work over either a Wi-Fi or mobile data connection that supports 10 Mbps-down / 4.75 Mbps-up bandwidth, similar to streaming video. If you are using Wi-Fi, we recommend using a 5Ghz connection. Please note mobile data charges or ISP fees may apply. Xbox will test your connection speeds as part of the device pairing process. Please refer to your internet or mobile data provider if you have questions regarding your connection.
Xbox Console Streaming (Preview) is available to all Xbox Insiders in all Xbox One-supported countries/regions.
To participate in the Console Streaming (Preview), download the “Insider Hub” app to your Xbox One console. Then, download the “Xbox Game Streaming (Preview)” app on your Android device. Follow the steps in the app on your mobile device to pair your console and phone. Then, start playing the games you already own! Please note, the initial roll out to Insiders will be phased. For the most up to date details on which Insider rings have access to the Preview, please visit insider.xbox.com.
Yes, Console Streaming will work for physical disc-based licences, as long as the disc is in the tray when you try to stream.