How To Xbox Cloud Gaming On Mac

With the introduction of Xbox’s Cloud Gaming service, gaming on different platforms has never been more convenient. You can now play your favorite Xbox games on your Mac. In this blog post, we will guide you on how to set up Xbox Cloud Gaming on your Mac device.

System Requirements

Before we begin, it’s essential to make sure your Mac meets the necessary system requirements for Xbox Cloud Gaming. You’ll need a reliable internet connection, a compatible browser (Safari, Chrome, or Edge), and an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription.

Setting Up Xbox Cloud Gaming on Mac

Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to set up Xbox Cloud Gaming on your Mac:

Step 1: Updating Your Browser

Ensure your browser is up-to-date. You can usually check for updates in the ‘About’ section of your browser’s settings. We recommend using Safari for Mac users, but Chrome and Edge work equally fine.

Step 2: Signing into Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

You will need an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription to access Xbox Cloud Gaming. Navigate to the Xbox website and sign into your Xbox Game Pass Ultimate account. If you don’t have an account, you can create one and subscribe to the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

Step 3: Accessing Xbox Cloud Gaming

After signing in, go to This will take you directly to the Xbox Cloud Gaming portal.

Step 4: Choosing a Game

You can now select a game from the library. The game will start in your browser, and you can begin playing.

Note: You might be prompted to allow your browser to use gamepad inputs if you’re using a controller. Ensure to allow this request to enable controller gameplay.


With these simple steps, you can enjoy Xbox Cloud Gaming on your Mac. Remember that a stable internet connection is crucial for a smooth gaming experience. Happy gaming!