Entertainment apps announced for Xbox Series X|S
New consoles will offer Apple TV, other apps at launch
Microsoft has confirmed the entertainment apps that will be available on Xbox Series X and Series S.
Streaming apps like Netflix, Disney+, HBO Max, Spotify, YouTube, YouTube TV, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, NBC Peacock, Vudu, FandangoNow, Twitch, Sky Go, NOW TV, Sky Ticket and more, will be ready on launch day of the new consoles.
The Apple TV app is also coming at launch. The Apple TV app gives you access to thousands of shows and movies from the company. You can also subscribe to channels like Showtime, CBS All Access and AMC+. You can browse to buy or rent more than 100,000 movies and shows, with access to your library of previous movie and TV show purchases from Apple. You can watch online, ad-free and on demand through the app. In addition, Family Sharing lets six family members share subscriptions to Apple TV channels using their personal Apple ID and password.
Microsoft also reminds fans that the new MS Store experience on the console has been recently rebuilt and optimized for a much faster experience.
Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S is set to release on November 10, 2020.