EA Play Finally Available on Xbox Game Pass for PC; Auto HDR Preview Released for Windows Insiders


EA Play subscription is now lastly out there to PC customers who’ve Xbox Game Pass memberships, Microsoft has introduced. The service will permit Xbox Game Pass members to have entry to a library of greater than 60 video games together with Need for Speed Heat, Battlefield V, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and others at no further value. EA Play shall be out there to Xbox Game Pass PC and Ultimate members utilizing Windows 10. Additionally, Microsoft has additionally shared it’s bringing Auto HDR function to Windows. The firm launched this function with the Xbox Series X/ Series S in November final yr.

The Xbox Game Pass Team shared by way of a post on its website that EA Play shall be out there to Xbox Game Pass PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members beginning Thursday at 2pm PT (2:30am IST, Friday). EA Play brings greater than 60 PC video games like Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Titanfall 2, Need for Speed Hear, FIFA 20, Madden NFL, Battlefield franchise, and extra. Xbox Game Pass members may even be capable to play Star Wars: Squadrons on PC and console from day one.

Additional advantages of EA Play embody month-to-month rewards. This month, they’ll get Gold Team Fantasy MUT packs, N7 Weapon Charm for Apex Legends, and EA Play Celebration Pack for Madden 21. They may even have entry to particular member-only content material, unique in-game challenged and rewards, in addition to reductions on digital purchases from the EA Desktop app. Xbox Game Pass for PC costs Rs. 489 per 30 days whereas Xbox Game Pass Ultimate prices Rs. 699 per 30 days.

PC customers might want to obtain the EA Desktop app which is presently in beta and check in with an EA account. After logging in, there shall be a immediate to hyperlink you Xbox account and EA account. Once the method is accomplished, it is possible for you to to obtain EA Play video games to Windows.

Electronic Arts (EA) determined to rebrand EA Access and Origin Access as EA Play again in August of final yr. Then in September, it was introduced that EA Play shall be becoming a member of Xbox Game Pass for PC and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for free beginning “holiday 2020.” With the launch of Xbox Series X/ Series S consoles, EA Play was added to Xbox Game Pass for consoles with the PC model mentioned to be becoming a member of on December 15. However, that didn’t occur as deliberate and Microsoft later announced EA Play on Xbox Game Pass for PC will are available in 2021. Now, lastly, it is coming to PC at the moment. Xbox Game Pass was made out there for PC in June 2019.

Furthermore, by way of a post on the developer weblog, Microsoft Programme Manager Hannah Fisher shared the corporate has launched a preview of Auto HDR function for Windows Insider Program members. This function was launched with the Xbox Series X/ Series S consoles in November 2020 and permits the consoles to transform outdated standard-dynamic-range (SDR) titles to high-dynamic-range (HDR) on the fly.

Auto HDR doesn’t require builders so as to add HDR to their video games
Photo Credit: Microsoft

The submit reads, “When enabled on your HDR capable gaming PC, you will automatically get awesome HDR visuals on an additional 1000+ DirectX 11 and DirectX 12 games!” Of course, you’ll need a appropriate HDR monitor to make use of this function.

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