Stadia hit Android TV on June 23rd, and since then, over 50,000 people have downloaded the app from the Google Play store. In early June, Google announced that the first version of Stadia, its game streaming service, will hit Chromecast with Google TV, as well as some other devices such as Nvidia Shield TV, Xiaomi Mi Box models and others. The app reportedly had a soft launch on June 21, and at the time, users were only allowed to preload it.
Stadia is Google’s game streaming subscription service with an ever-growing library of games that allows users to play across devices with a stable internet connection. This eliminates the need for powerful hardware to run games as local devices only have to transmit them and processing is done by remote datacenters. IN Stadia app got to Android TV on June 23rd Thanks to a soft launch on June 21st and in less than two weeks, the app was downloaded over 50,000 times. This number can be from 50,000 to 99,999. Development was first noticed by Reddit TruthOvercomesLies.
If you’re using Stadia directly on your Android TV, all you need is a compatible controller, and you can play 180+ games without having to plug in any external device or console. To do this, go to the Google Play store on your Android TV, download the Stadia Android TV app, open it and select Continue from the selection screen.
This first version of Stadia has been launched for Chromecast with Google TV, Hisense Android Smart TV (U7G, U8G, U9G), Nvidia Shield TV, Nvidia Shield TV Pro, Onn FHD Streaming Stick and UHD Streaming Device, Philips 8215, 8505 and OLED. Android TVs 935/805 series as well as Xiaomi Mi Box 3 and Mi Box 4. Other devices can choose experimental support to try Stadia, and almost any Android TV device can download an app to try and play.