October 27, 2012

Xbox SmartGlass for Android available for download in Google Play

Microsoft has released it's Xbox SmartGlass app on the Android platform. If you own a box 360 console, you can download the SmartGlass app on your Android phone. The app only supports devices that run Ice Cream Sandwich and above, so you will need a relatively new phone to download the app.

Once installed on the device, the app wil let users interact with their Xbox 360 console straight from the phone, with Microsoft expected to add more and more features to this app.

Check out what Xbox SmartGlass can help you do:
  • Navigate your Xbox 360 with swipe and tap
  • Use your phone’s keyboard to type to your Xbox 360
  • Browse the Internet on your Xbox 360 with full keyboard and zooming
  • Play, pause, fast forward, rewind, and stop videos and music on your Xbox 360
  • Search the full Xbox catalog of music, video, and games
  • Enjoy rich, interactive experiences from select game and entertainment content creators
  • Track and compare your achievements with your Xbox friends
  • Change up your 3D avatar
  • Message your Xbox friends
  • Edit your Xbox profile