News

Google Android Video Game Console, Smart Watch Already In The Works?

By Staff Writer | June 28, 2013 12:53 AM EDT

Google Android game console is reportedly under development already, together with a smart watch.

After the recent release of Android-based game console, Ouya, reports are now claiming that the Android OS maker is now next in the line to get into the video gaming industry. According to a report from Wall Street Journal, cited by USA Today, Google is already developing its own Android video game console.

Like Us on Facebook

The report claims that a Google video game console Android-based plus a wristwatch, also running in Android is already in line, as revealed by 'people familiar with the matter." Accordingly, a reason why Google is working on these new Android products is to "get the jump on Apple in case they develop similar devices."

IGN also reported that Google's Android-based video game console may arrive this fall and it is included in a myriad of secret projects which include a smart watch and a busheled version of the unsucessful "Nexus Q set-top streaming device".

However, USA Today noted that Google did not make any comments regarding the report that came out. And though details are sparse regarding the rumored Google video game console in Android OS, it is actually not a bizarre strategy for the search engine giant to produce their own line of Android-based game console. This is especially because more and more Android gaming platforms are released in the market, like the freshly launched, Ouya, as well as other consoles such as Project Shield, Gamestick and more.

Speaking of game consoles, Microsoft Xbox One and Sony Playstation 4, the possible rivals of Google Android-based video game console, has already been revealed and excited fans are just waiting for their arrival.

On the other hand, OUYA, a KickStarter project and an Android-based game console was just launched online this week, with a price tag of $99, with separate independent game titles (free-to-try) worth only $2-$3.

 

 

Tagged :  google, world news

Featured

Music Show / Music Chart 02.08.16 | 10:59AM EST

GFriend Song 'Me Gustas Tu' Returns To Korean Music Charts As Group Gains Popularity

The 2015 song returned to the Korean music charts the same day another GFriend song took the number one spot.

Issues 02.07.16 | 10:52PM EST

EXO Fans Post Thousands Of Cruel Comments On Unicorn Member Gayoung's Instagram

More than 15,000 comments have been made since the controversy began.

Stars on TV / Movies 02.08.16 | 11:28AM EST

EXO's Lay Updates Fans On His Leg Injury

The idol-actor says he is recovering well from a motorcycle injury he suffered while on the set of "Old Nine Gates."

Comeback / Teaser / Music Video 02.07.16 | 11:43PM EST

Jackson And JB Confirm GOT7 Comeback Aimed For Spring

The idols starred in "Chemistry of Opposites" for the February issue of Grazia and confirmed the group's comeback.

KpopStarz Is Looking For Enthusiastic Entertainment Contributors Reach Millions On The Web.
Real Time Analytics