Tuesday, 16 February 2010

Xbox Live On Phones Revealed

Microsoft has just unveiled the new Windows Phone 7 series platform which (among other un-gaming related features) provides support for Xbox Live games. Microsoft stated in a press release:
"For the first time ever, Microsoft will bring together Xbox LIVE games and the Zune music and video experience on a mobile phone, exclusively on Windows Phone 7 Series. Partners have already started building phones; customers will be able to purchase the first phones in stores by holiday 2010,"

"This hub delivers the first and only official Xbox LIVE experience on a phone, including Xbox LIVE games, Spotlight feed and the ability to see a gamer's avatar, Achievements and gamer profile. With more than 23 million active members around the world, Xbox LIVE unlocks a world of friends, games and entertainment on Xbox 360, and now also on Windows Phone 7 Series."
Watch a promo video of it here.

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