This news is unconfirmed from Microsoft in all official capacity, but DELL has outed that Xbox One will run all Windows 8 Apps on the console. This shouldn’t really come as any massive surprise since loyal thisisxbox readers will remember this news from February 2012, when a rumoured name for the console was Xbox 8 due to its ability to run Windows 8 features including Apps.
Looking at the image above obtained from NeoWin, close reading confirms:
Consider the game officially changed. With all your favorite Windows 8 apps able to be run on and synced to your Xbox One, now your phone, desktop, tablet and TV can all give you a unified web and entertainment experience
The Xbox One will launch on November 22nd 2013. If you have a favourite Windows 8 App that you would like to sync to the Xbox One – shout about it below.