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Xbox One uses a full Xbox 360 emulator for backward compatibility


Staff member
Dec 17, 2013

Microsoft announced backward compatibility with Xbox 360 games for the Xbox One during their E3 2015 keynote, and now we have a better idea as to how that works. It turns out that when you play a compatible Xbox 360 on your Xbox One, you'll be doing so in a full Xbox 360 emulator.

Full story from the WindowsCentral blog...