Logitech is working in cooperation with Tencent Games on a handheld for cloud gaming services.
Earlier this month, Logitech and Tencent Games announced a new handheld. The Logitech G Gaming Handheld is said to be compatible with various cloud gaming services, such as Xbox Cloud Gaming and Nvidia’s GeForce Now. The pocket console should also allow access to the Google Play Store.
Supposed press photos of the console.
Leaker Evan Blass has the first alleged press photos of the handheld on Twitter
. The design and size are reminiscent of the Nintendo Switch console. The user interface is also based on Nintendo hardware. Users can scroll through their apps and games here. One of the leaked images shows app icons for YouTube and Chrome, as well as Steam, GeForce Now, and Xbox Cloud Gaming. After Blass posted the images on Twitter, Logitech immediately filed a DMCA complaint to have the images removed. The company indirectly confirmed the authenticity of the hardware. in IT magazine
photos can still be found.
Gamepad buttons and microSD card slot
The white Logitech handheld has two analog sticks, a D-Pad, and Y, B, A, and X buttons. The manufacturer also has buttons for home, menu, context menu, and a Logitech button on the front.
Two triggers and two bumpers can be found on the back.
© Evan Blass
Two bumpers and two fire buttons are also on board. A mute button and a micro SD card slot can also be seen in the images. Support for Google’s Play Store suggests that the hardware can play current Android games natively. So the handheld’s focus isn’t just cloud gaming. Logitech has yet to officially confirm the leaked details.
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