Microsoft’s latest patent turns smartphone into a handheld Xbox device

Must Read

Jharkhand polls for 81 constituencies from November 30 to December 20; counting on 23rd December

Addressing a press meeting today, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora has announced the poll dates for Jharkhand Legislative assembly....

Congress forms six-member committee of AICC to review situation of NRC in Assam

In a bid to review the condition of Assam state after the implementation of the NRC exercise, Congress party...

Shiv Sena elects Eknath Shinde as party’s legislative leader; Sunil Prabhu appointed as chief whip of party

In a striking breakthrough, Shiv Sena elected senior minister Eknath Shinde as the party's legislative leader today. It has...
Saurabh Joshi
Hey Guys!!! I am a regular Content Writer here and I bring to you the latest and the hottest Tech related news and blogs. I hope you enjoy reading my content and are learning something new everyday. Thanks and have a nice day!!!

As the Gamescom 2019 is coming closer by the day, we are getting to hear a lot about the gaming world. First, we hear about the removal of Death Strand from PS4 exclusive list then we witnessed new leaks of Xbox’s famous Project Scarlett and now, a Microsoft patent is storming the internet which suggests the company is working on to turn your smartphone into an Xbox controller.

Filled on July 9th last month, “the patent a charging device for removable input modules. While there is no specific mention of the Xbox in the application, a couple of the drawings feature all-too-familiar buttons and symbols”, writes Digital Trends.

There aren’t any specific references to Xbox controllers or anything as such, in the patent but the images featured displaying buttons and triggers, point out to something like a Smartphone Convertable Xbox.

Microsoft Xbox patent

A few features which we could come up with from the patent filings include:

  • controllers include built-in speakers,
  • a headphone jack,
  • wireless headphones support,
  • available in a number of color options,
  • two halves of a controller, each of which can be clipped around your smartphone to create a handheld gaming device quite similar to Nintendo Switch
  • can only be used to control games streamed via Project xCloud games.

Well, for now, we just have speculations and nothing solid to prove if it is true. However, with Gamescom 2019 to kick off in a few days, we may get to hear some exciting gaming devices being unveiled and hopefully, this rumour may also see the Gamescom 2019 stage. The latest “news, games, accessories, and features” are coming your way as the Gamescom 2019 kicks off on 19th August at 4 pm BST on Monday.

You can catch all the live-actioni on many platforms as it’ll be streamed via TwitchYouTubeFacebookTwitterMixer, and the official Xbox website.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

UK’s Prince Andrew steps back from public duties over scandal

London, Nov 21 (IANS) The United Kingdoms Prince Andrew has announced he is stepping back from royal duties over...

When Julie Andrews watched a ‘wild’ fake orgy on film set

Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) Actress Julie Andrews has revealed that she had watched a 'wild' fake orgy scene on the set of her...

Joan Collins hates wearing jeans

Los Angeles, Nov 21 (IANS) Actress Joan Collins does not like wearing jeans.In an interview to Vogue magazine, the "The Stud" actress shared her...

Donald Tusk elected as new EPP leader

Zagreb, Nov 21 (IANS) The European People's Party (EPP) elected outgoing President of the European Council Donald Tusk as its new leader at annual...

US govt grants export licenses for some Huawei’s suppliers

Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) The US government has started to issue licenses to some US suppliers, allowing them to resume shipping to China's telecom...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This