Google Stadia Adds Support For 19 Flagship Phones Beginning Tomorrow


Remember Google Stadia? Google’s cloud gaming platform that seeked to change the perception of cloud gaming. Well, they have an annoucnement where they have added support on more phones, mostly flagship.

Beginning February 20th, you can play games on Google Stadia on 19 new phones which include a lot of Samsung phones and some Razer & Asus phones. Here is the complete list.

  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S8+
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S9+
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 10+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy S10+
  • Samsung Galaxy S10e
  • Samsung Galaxy S20
  • Samsung Galaxy S20+
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Razer Phone
  • Razer Phone 2
  • ASUS ROG Phone
  • ASUS ROG Phone II

These phones join the Pixel 2, Pixel 3 and the PIxel 4 as the official Stadia supported phones.

Google Stadia was advertised to be capable of streaming games upto 4K at 60 frames per second. It initially required someone to have an Internet connection, a Google Chromecast Ultra and a Stadia Controller if you were playing through your TV. You can also play it on your tablet or smartphone. Stadia supports the Pixel Slate, Acer Chromebook tab 10 and the HP chromebook X2.

Some of the new smartphones that have been added have features we see on gaming devices. The Razer phones have 120HZ LCD displays, the Asus ROG has a 90Hz AMOLED panel, the Auss ROG Phone II has a 120Hz AMOLED panel and the Samsung Galaxy S20 series smartphones have 120Hz AMOLED screens. The Asus ROG phones also feature insane things like cooling fans for the boosted processor and accessories for making the gaming experience better.