Nowadays, streaming devices are slowly replacing Smart TVs and gaming consoles. In the Chromecast with Google TV device, you can play Xbox games using the Xbox Game Pass app. At the time of the Google TV launch, the Xbox Game Pass is unavailable for the device. Later on, the app is included in the Play Store for Google TVs. Similar to Stadia on Google TV, you can directly install the Game Pass app on your Google TV. So, with Chromecast with Google TV Xbox Game Pass, you can play games from the cloud.

 install Xbox Game Pass on Google TV

What’s on Xbox Game Pass?

  • You can browse and download games to any compatible device and play Xbox games.
  • On this app, you can play over 100 games, including new award-winning Xbox exclusives, on the same day they are released.
  • You can save up to 20% on Xbox One game purchases from the existing Xbox Game Pass catalog. And 10% off any Xbox One game add-ons.
  • It also lets you get notifications about new games.
  • With the Game Pass subscription, you will get exclusive member deals, Xbox Live Gold access, and more.

Xbox Game Pass Subscription

Upon getting the subscription to Xbox Cloud Gaming on Chromecast with Google TV, you shall get access to exclusive games.

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  • Game Pass Ultimate: $14.99/month
  • PC Game Pass: $9.99/month
  • Xbox Game Pass for Console: $9.99/month
  • Xbox Live Gold: $9.99/month

How to Install Xbox Game Pass on Google TV

1. On your Google TV home screen, tap the Search option.

2. Enter Xbox Game Pass and search for it.

3. Select the Xbox Game Pass app from the results and tap the Install button.

4. The Game Pass app will be installed on your Google TV.

5. Launch the Game Pass app from the Your apps section.

6. Sign in with your Xbox account and play all the Microsoft games on your Google TV.

Note: Learn the two different approaches to get Steam Games on Google TV.

How to Sideload Xbox Game Pass on Google TV

1. Click on the Apps tab on your Google TV home screen.

2. Tap the Search for Apps tile.

click on search for apps

3. Type and search for the Downloader app using the virtual keyboard.

4. Select the Downloader app from the search results.

5. Click the Install button to get the Downloader app on Google TV.

click install to install Downloader app

Enable Unknown Sources on Google TV

1. On the Google TV home screen, tap the Profile icon and select Settings.

2. Choose the System option.

System option

3. Tap the Android TV OS build seven times to enable the Developer Mode.

Developer mode on Google TV

4. Further, select the Device Preferences option.

5. Proceed with Security & Restrictions and choose the Unknown sources option.

6. Select the Downloader app and turn on the toggle.

Steps to Sideload Xbox Game Pass on Google TV using Downloader

1. Open the Downloader app from the home screen.

2. Tap the Home tab from the left side.

3. In the URL field, enter the URL of the Xbox Game Pass apk and click the Go button.

enter the apk file to download Xbox Game Pass on Google TV

4. Download the Game Pass APK file and tap the Install button to get the app on Google TV.

5. Open the app, sign in with your login credentials and play the games.

What are the Best Alternatives for Xbox Game Pass

Nvidia GeForce Now: With Nvidia GeForce Now, you shall play the games for which you have paid already. So, you need not get a separate edition of the game once again. Besides, it offers a free one-hour trial, and you can get hands-on experience.

EA Play: It is a subscription-based video gaming service to connect with friends and play the latest games. It includes shooter games, RPGs, etc. In addition, it helps you to unlock rewards, top titles in the library, member-only content, etc.

Apple Arcade: It offers several hundreds of games for the subscribers to play without ad interruptions. Arcade adds new titles every week and is the best option for a family-friendly gaming experience.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is Xbox Game Pass on Chromecast?

No, the Xbox Game Pass is not compatible with Chromecast support.

2. Is Xbox Game Pass down?

The service may be down at times and gets resumed in some time.