Edge becomes a gaming browser with these innovations

It is certainly not the first time that the software house has been active in the development of a browser winks to fans of gaming. Opera did so three years ago, with the launch of the GX version. The Redmond group somehow replicates the initiative, but without releasing an edition secondary from Edgebut by integrating dedicated functionality into the main one, which thus remains the only one in circulation.

Browser and gaming: the news of Microsoft Edge

The novelty was announced by the official Windows blog, where Microsoft does not hide its ambitions: New gaming features in Edge, the best browser for gamers. As always, the preferences attributed by users will certify or deny the self-attributed primacy.

First of all, there is one new homepage, which shows information and content tailored to personal tastes. Inside the interface are collected news, guides, live streams, match highlights, tournaments and upcoming titles. By authenticating to your Xbox account, you also have access to the library available via the cloud. Subscribers to Game Pass Ultimate they also have the ability to launch games directly in the browser.

Clarity Boost instead, it is a feature exclusive to Edge available on Windows 11 e Windows 10. It is a technology for it spatial upscaling enhancement which improves the graphic rendering of titles played on the cloud.

Again, a new parameter of the Efficiency mode (called “Enhance your PC gaming experience with Efficiency Mode”) reduces the use of computer resources to ensure a better experience.

That’s not all: with a click on the item Games (present in the main menu) opens a screen that offers access to a series of casual and completely free titles. Nothing too challenging, like solitaire, mahjong or the Puzzle Bobble clone.

The news of Edge dedicated to gaming are already available for everyone, within the updated version of the browser. Even so, Microsoft intends to win new users, retain them, and continue its climb to the leadership of Chrome.

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