Internet Explorer Coming to Xbox 360

Illustration for article titled Internet Explorer Coming to Xbox 360

It wasn't headline news, but buried in the middle of Microsoft's Xbox SmartGlass reveal was the long-awaited news that, finally, an internet browser would be appearing on the Xbox 360.

Advertisement

The Wii and PS3 have had the feature for years, but for the longest time Microsoft seemed unwilling to cross that line. Well, they have now, because an optimised version of Internet Explorer that can run via Kinect voice commands and whose layout is more in line with the console's dashboard than the desktop version.

You can read more about SmartGlass here.

Share This Story

Get our newsletter

DISCUSSION

"The Wii and PS3 have had the feature for years"

I've only really experienced trying to run an internet browser on my PS3, and it really wasn't a fun experience. Dunno bout everyone else but it's just not really meant for web browsing IMO.... Wish it was better.