news hardware The Nintendo Switch has a lot to worry about! Coming soon a portable console to play Halo Infinite, Deathloop…
If Sony has abandoned the idea of making handheld consoles in the face of Nintendo, which is still the master in the field, but since then many players have conquered the market. After Valve and its Steam Deck, it’s Logitech’s turn, in association with the Xbox brand, to enter the race.
Play Halo Infinite and Deathloop on portable console, soon a reality
Logitech announced the big news on August 30: after the Nintendo Switch and the recently released Steam Deck, it’s the turn of a third portable machine to invade the market. eh yes, the manufacturer enters the race with the portable console Logitech G Cloud Gaming Handheld. A machine that the Xbox brand has also approached to achieve a beautiful alliance.
At Xbox, we’re always looking to make gaming accessible to more people, in more ways. Since the launch of Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) two years ago, we’ve steadily expanded device support: Halo Infinite for entry-level PCs, Forza Horizon 5 for iOS phones and tablets, Microsoft Flight Simulator for Xbox One, and hundreds of games. for even more devices like Samsung Smart TVs 2022. (…) That’s why today we’re announcing that Xbox Cloud Gaming will be available in more places with the Logitech G Cloud Gaming Console. Catherine Gluckstein, Vice President of Xbox Cloud Gaming
expected for the next October 17 in North America, this new console will be delivered directly with the Xbox Cloud Gaming service linked to Xbox Game Pass. The latter gives access to many video game hits, including the latest releases from Xbox Game Studios. obviously we think of Grounded, sea of thieves either infinity halo and even death loop which recently lost its temporary exclusivity to the PlayStation 5 console.
Getting started is simple: As soon as you launch your Logitech G Cloud, the Xbox Cloud Gaming shortcut appears on the home screen. You can play hundreds of high-quality titles with an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership, including new games of the day from Xbox Game Studios and Bethesda, plus great titles from our partners like The Gunk, PowerWash Simulator, and Tunic. You can also play Fortnite with your friends for free, without a Game Pass subscription. catherine gluckstein
Already a price for the machine!
We learn that this new machine has more than one trick up its sleeve, as it will be equipped with built-in Wi-Fi and good battery life. Of course, there will also be the 16/9 and 1080p format.
With longer battery life, built-in Wi-Fi, and ergonomic controls, Logitech G Cloud will let you progress through campaigns or log in for a multiplayer session wherever is most convenient for you. catherine gluckstein
Everything will also support the Remote Play feature, an option that allows you to play your Xbox games from phones and tablets.
Additionally, we’ve worked with Logitech to enable our Remote Play feature, also pinned as a shortcut to the home screen. The Remote Play feature differs from the Xbox Cloud Gaming feature by allowing you to diffuse the integration of your library Xbox – au-delà des titres du Xbox Game Pass – depuis votre console Xbox personnelle vers des téléphones, des tablets et désormais des ordinateurs pocket-size. catherine gluckstein
Finally, note that an introductory price has been announced. In fact, G Cloud will be available at $349.99 at launch, though it’s already possible to take advantage of a $50 reduction to get the machine for $299.99. Unfortunately, no release date or price has been announced for our territory. So you will have to be patient.