It’s official, the beta of the Project XCloud is launched today in France for players of the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate !
A few months ago, last April, Microsoft officially opened the registrations for a beta of the famous Project XCloud in France. But at that time already, the firm clarified that there was no date planned, and that the beta should be launched only when Microsoft would be ready. Knowing that the service is well planned for the end of the year 2020 in most European countries.
Finally, it is a bit without warning as Microsoft has announced that a new beta starts today. However, no need to be pre-registered since the beta is available to all registered players of the famous Game Pass Ultimate.
The beta version of XCloud available in France
It is, therefore, on 15 September that the XCloud will be officially launched in France in its final version for all players (and which will be included in the Game Pass Ultimate without additional costs). But in the meantime, the privileged few will be able to play it a month in advance to participate in the beta.
Because yes, this beta in question early today, Tuesday, August 11, for players registered in the famous Xbox Game Pass Ultimate just. These players will have the chance to test the service until 11 September to make the first feedback and detect potential bugs to fix before the big launch.
Only thirty games will be available in this beta. At the launch of the service in September, the entire catalog will be available totaling over 100 games compatible with the XCloud. A nice surprise for the players and fans of Microsoft.
For you to embark on the adventure, just to be a subscriber to Game Pass Ultimate and download the app Xcloud on Android device compatible. For players Apple, unfortunately this will not be possible due to past difficulties. In fact, after having stopped the preview there are a few days, Apple has altogether removed the streaming app from Microsoft on its Apple Store. The future of “Cloud Gaming” on iOS devices seems a bit dark since the Google application Stadia has also been removed.
If you want to get more information about XCloud, please do not hesitate to check out our special section and discover now our test is in preview at the E3 in Los Angeles in June 2019.