Samsung’s PlayGalaxy game streaming is finally here for Note 10

samsung releases its playgalaxy app

Samsung’s PlayGalaxy game streaming wasn’t available when the Galaxy Note 10 came out. But now, the PC-to-mobile game streaming app is live for the Galaxy Note 10 and the Galaxy Note 10+ users in the U.S. and South Korea. Using the app, these users will be able to play PC-quality games on their handsets.

But there is catch

The Korean mobile giant has said that to make the game streaming happen users may need to have a reasonably powerful PC to begin with. A user will need a powerful GPU preferably at least NVIDIA GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 550, a core i5, 8GB RAM and a gigabit router. The company has also advised that it will be better if the users can connect their PC directly to the router rather than being connected via Wi-Fi.

The PlayGalaxy app is now available in beta in Samsung’s Galaxy store. For the time being, the app is supported in Galaxy Note 10 and 10+ but the company intends to extend the support to more phones soon.

Reports have suggested that users may be better off using a controller instead of the on-screen controls to play the games.