Frequently Asked Questions
The Xbox app currently supports selected Samsung 2020 and newer Smart TVs and Samsung 2022 and newer monitors via Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta).
Official Xbox controllers, Sony PlayStation controllers, and more. Please visit our support hub for a list of verified controllers that support cloud gaming.
A Game Pass Ultimate membership and supporting games are required to play most of the available cloud games in the Xbox app. Some exceptions apply. Learn more and join Game Pass Ultimate to get started.
Most titles in the Game Pass catalogue are available to play from the cloud. For an up-to-date list, please visit www.xbox.com/xbox-game-pass/games#cloud. Game titles, number, features and availability vary over time and by region, platform, console and Game Pass plan.
Visit xbox.com/regions for details on market availability.
To play Xbox console games from the cloud on your device, you’ll need high-speed internet connection (ISP fees apply). Best performance will be achieved with a wired connection or 5Ghz Wi-Fi connection, with a speed of 20Mbps or higher. Streaming performance is affected by internet connection, user location, device and other factors. Your gameplay on other devices may be limited. Streamed games may have limited functionality, for example:
- Limited video resolution;
- Limited audio outputs;
- Limited game save storage (cloud saves only);
- Limited in-game purchases;
- Limited user-generated content functionality;
- Limited companion app support; and/or
- Limited accessory and peripheral support.