Pixel 2 series smartphones to support Google Stadia

Ruben Fields
October 18, 2019

But looks like the "Wireless Play" on the Stadia Controller will only work with Chromecast Ultra initially, and not with your Pixel smartphones or computers.

If you're still using Google's second-gen Pixel then you can happily forgo any need to upgrade just to play Stadia games on a phone.

At launch, Stadia will include games like Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Elder Scrolls Online, Destiny 2, Borderlands 3, and Final Fantasy XV.

According to reports, Stadia is shceduled to launch in 14 North American and European countries including Canada and the U.S., and Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Google has finally declared November 19 as Stadia launch date. Also, Google said that "A three-month Stadia Pro subscription that you can give away to a friend".

You can check out some of our other articles on Stadia below, or attempt to preorder your own the founder's edition via the link below on Google's storefront. As mentioned above the news comes from the community manager who manages the subreddit of Google Stadia.

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What do you think about Google Stadia?

"If you haven't already pre-ordered, head to stadia.com and join the new generation of gaming where you can play your favorite games across multiple screens". Free users will have to buy access to each game separately; users of Stadia Pro will regularly receive free access to games.

Its controller will only be wireless when it is linked to a Chromecast, which is a qualifier that was not mentioned when the streaming service was announced in March.

However, although a free tier is planned for 2020, it's only available at launch for those that have purchased a US$129 (RM541) Founders Pack, unveiled in June 2019, or the near-identical Premiere Pack that replaced it three months later in September.

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