Stadia is a cross-platform streaming of games from the Google. The service comes to be seen as an alternative to the consoles, traditional, PlayStation, Xbox, or Nintendo on the Switch and does not use a device in addition to the one that you already have: a mobile phone, a computer, or even a Chromecast to run all the games on the internet, even at 4K resolution. To understand what the proposal of the Stadia.
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What is the Google’s Stadia
Just think of the Series. All right, now, let’s imagine a book of such games, which you just click and play, no need to download or updates. This is the objective of the platform. Instead of demanding a game as physical in the house of the player in order to play the games, all the processing is done in the cloud, the request is sent to Google’s servers and then sent back to the user.
Google, Stadia works in Chrome (for the pc), on Android and on iOS (iPhone and iPad) under Devices and even on your TV with a Chromecast plugged in. In the case of the computer, you can use either the mouse or the keyboard to play the game, while in the other devices, there is a need to plug in a joystick.
The platform also will allow you to play on more than one device, in case you start to play on your mobile phone and continue it on TV, for example. Depending on the bandwidth of the user, the maximum resolution of the streaming can reach up to 4K at 60 frames per second (frames per second) in the plan and Stadia Design …
What are the costs of the Stadia?
There are two plans of the Stadia and the Stadia Pro
|Features||Stadia Base||Stadia Pro|
|The price||Free||$ 9.99/month|
|Availability||From the 8th of April 2020||With the acquisition of Stadia, Premier Edition ($129), which includes the control of the Stadia, with a Chromecast, Ultra -, and three-month subscription to|
|The quality||Up to Full-HD (1080p), 60 FPS (frames per second||Up to 4K dynamic range (HDR) 60 FPS (frames per second|
|The benefits||No||Free games periodically|
Deals in the purchase of a game
In both of these plans, the players have to buy the games individually as well. Google has announced that the book will have at least 120 games in 2020, including the following: Mortal Kombat 11 Red Dead Redemption 2, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the trilogy of the Tomb Raider, Cyberpunk 2077, the Game Games, Watch Dogs, Legion , and Tom Clancy’s The Division 2.
How do I play?
As long as it is in a country that operates with a bandwidth of at least 10 Mbps, you just need to sign in with your Google account on the stadia.google.com with a compatible device. In order to have access to the 4K resolution, it is necessary to also have a Chromecast, Ultra, and a TV that supports that resolution.
|The controls||The TV (Chromecast, Ultra)||Google Chrome (PC).||Android|
|The control of the Stadia||Via Wi-FI.||Via USB||Via USB|
|The Mouse and the keyboard||Unavailable||Via USB cable or Bluetooth||Unavailable|
|DualShock 4 control for the PS4)||Unavailable||Via USB cable or Bluetooth||Via USB cable or Bluetooth|
|Xbox One||Unavailable||Via USB cable or Bluetooth||Via USB cable or Bluetooth|
|Xbox 360||Unavailable||Via USB||Via USB|
|Nintendo Switch||Unavailable||Via USB cable or Bluetooth||Unavailable|
There is still no support for the ipad and iPhone. A list of all your smartphones, Android devices can be seen on the support web site of the Stadia.
Google’s Stadia spend a lot of the internet.
Google recommends a broadband of at least 10 Mbps in order to play the games in HD (720p). In the case of the 4K resolution, and the recommended minimum is 35 Mbps.
|The options for the band||The resolution||The consumption of the internet (us)|
|The use of a limited data||Up to 720p (HD)||At 4.5 GB per hour|
|Well-balanced||Up to 1080p (Full HD)||To 12.6 GB / hour|
|The better quality of the graphics (Stadia, Pro)||4 DYNAMIC RANGE (HDR)||20 gigabytes (GB) per hour|
It has in the united states?
No, not yet. Up until now, Google’s Stadia are available in the following countries:
- The United States;And
- The netherlands
- The United Kingdom.
Information: FAQ, Google, Stadia, CNET.