In the run-up to the highly anticipated launch on Friday of Microsoft’s next-generation Xbox One games console, Microsoft has today revealed more information about the console support for Twitch streaming.
Unfortunately when the Xbox One games console launches on Friday it will not support Twitch streaming unlike Sony’s PlayStation 4 console which already provides gamers the ability to stream their gameplay directly to the world’s leading video platform for gamers.
The Twitch streaming support will be arriving on Microsoft’s Xbox One games console gamers may need to wait some time after its launch later this week for Microsoft to release an update enabling the streaming support.
Microsoft explains: “We are working to ensure the initial Twitch on Xbox One broadcasting experience meets the expectations of the Twitch community, so while this feature won’t be available right away, we’ll let you know as soon as it is ready,”
Microsoft has not announced an official launch date for the Twitch support but says the update will be released in the first part of 2014. When the Twitch support does finally arrive its expected to enable Xbox Live Gold members to view the full Twitch content as well stream gameplay to players around the world. As more Information is released regards the Xbox One Twitch support we will keep you updated as always.
The Xbox One games console launches on Friday November 22nd 2013 and is priced at $499.99 in the US, £429.99 in the UK and 499.99 Euros throughout Europe and $599.99 AU in Australia.