Play games from your console straight to your phone or tablet over the internet with Xbox remote play.

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Play your Xbox games on phone and tablet

Play games installed on your Xbox console, including Xbox Game Pass titles, to any compatible Android or iOS device – no waiting for downloads. Currently excludes backward compatible titles from Xbox 360 or Original Xbox.

How to use Xbox remote play

Here’s what you’ll need to start playing

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Compatible phone or tablet
Android version 6.0 or greater, iOS version 10 or greater, Bluetooth version 4.0+

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Xbox Series X|S or Xbox One console

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Compatible Xbox Wireless Controller with Bluetooth

Optional clip to connect your phone and controller. Available at retailers including Microsoft Store.

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Xbox app

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A Microsoft account with Xbox profile

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Internet connection

5Ghz Wi-Fi or mobile data connection
10Mbps down

Getting Started

The app will guide you through setup on your enrolled Xbox console. This includes a test to ensure your home network, console and controller are ready for Xbox remote play.

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Your away game

Download the free Xbox app today.

Mobile gaming accessories

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Razer Kishi

Bring your A-game anytime, anywhere. Introducing a universal gaming controller designed to bring console-level control to your mobile gaming. With this controller by your side, where you go, victory will follow.

Xbox Wireless Controller

Xbox Wireless Controller

Equip yourself with the Xbox Wireless Controller, featuring a sleek, streamlined design and textured grip for enhanced comfort. Available in a wide range of styles and colors.

PowerA MOGA Mobile Gaming Clip

PowerA MOGA Mobile Gaming Clip

Jump into mobile gaming. Designed in partnership with the Xbox Design Studio, this clip is optimized for balance and comfort. It snaps into a Bluetooth-enabled Xbox Wireless Controller and keeps your phone securely in place during play.