If you are a user of Xbox consoles, you are in luck. The arrival of Microsoft Edge, through Chromium, opens a door to great possibilities. One Windows is an important step in transforming a console dedicated to gaming into one more tool.
It is currently in the Insiders program, so the news is happening continuously. Now, as the companions of Genbeta
Keyboard and mouse. As simple and essential as that. Until now, the first version of Edge for Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S had to be used with the company’s own controller. However, Tom Warren from The Verge has revealed that this feature has already been implemented.
🚨 Microsoft Edge on Xbox now has full keyboard + mouse support 🚨 pic.twitter.com/ySUbFKjXoT
— Tom Warren (@tomwarren) April 23, 2021
Microsoft Edge on Xbox now has full keyboard and mouse support.
Additionally, Warren revealed that Google Stadia is also compatible with the two peripherals. As we said before, some web applications combined with the mouse and keyboard change the user’s vision of an Xbox.
Slack, WordPress or Google Docs are perfectly usable and accessible from Edge and become one more option to consider regarding turn the console into a potential PC. On the other hand, it is also capable of playing other programs in the background, be it Spotify or YouTube.
Meanwhile, we await the launch of this Microsoft Edge feature, which is currently available to testers.