Are you a game lover? Playing games is fun and makes us feel enthusiastic. Video games are so captivating and loads of thrill to experience. Playing Xbox One video games from Microsoft increases your gaming skills to a higher level. Buying Xbox One is not so affordable for all. But the exciting thing is that you can still get a feeling of playing these engrossing games by installing a particular software in your PC!!
Moreover, this software is available free of cost. This software is called Emulator. So here let us discuss which are the currently best running Emulators for Xbox One. Before diving into the topic let us just have a brief introduction to Xbox and Emulator.
What is Xbox One?
Released by Microsoft in the year 2013; Xbox One is a game console that can include up to 1300 games. It is designed to play the best games of the past, present and future.
What is Xbox 360?
Released by Microsoft in the year 2005; Xbox 360 is a successor to the original Xbox and second console in the Xbox series.
What is an Emulator?
An emulator is a hardware device or software program that enables one computer system to behave like another system. For example, YouWave Android emulator allows you to run Android apps in your Windows PC.
What is Xbox One Emulator?
Xbox One Emulator is a software program that you have to install in your PC that will help you play Xbox One games free of cost. It replicates the same user interface as the Xbox One has.
Which are the top best Xbox one emulators in the market for Windows?
There are several emulators available in the market which will put you in confusion as to which one to go for. Go through this article before you go for one. I will list out and explain the top 5 best emulators now.
- CXBX Emulator
It is specially designed to play Xbox one games. It has a good UI and easy to use. With this powerful emulator, you can convert Xbox games into executable files and enjoy the games without any virtual environment. Hence chances of lag while playing is reduced.
It is easy to install but requires an optimized PC because of high CPU and RAM usage. It supports only 5 games namely Smashing Drive, Futurama, Battle cry, Whacked and Turok.
- XEON Emulator
It is a popular Xbox emulator available on the internet today. The great thing about this is that it supports so many games of the Xbox One and Xbox 360 too. It supports both OS – Windows and MS-DOS. It can also run on Windows XP. Since it comes with an instruction manual it is easy to install and work on. It is very stable and able to run games without smoothly.
The only disadvantage of this emulator is that developers have stopped working on it.
- XENIA Emulator
This is another excellent emulator which you can surely go for. It supports a vast list of games around more than 50 Xbox 360 and Xbox One. It is continuously being updated by developers. It is not cross-platform and can run only on Windows PC that too it requires Windows 8 or above to run correctly.
This is more stable and faster when compared to other emulators.
- DXBX Emulator
The code of this emulator is built on top of the source code of CXBX Emulator. It overcomes many lacking features of CXBX Emulator. It is an Xbox 360 emulator but works fine with Xbox one games too. It runs on 32 bit Windows OS. So if yours is of 64 bit, you will not be able to run this one.
It runs on all Windows versions (7/8/10). It has an advanced symbol detection system. The emulator has controllers, sounds, high-end graphics and gaming libraries.
- EX360E Xbox 360 Emulator
Even though the name says Xbox 360 Emulator you can play Xbox one games also in it. Games run smoothly because Xbox files are converted into executable ones to avoid a virtual environment. Arcade games work very nicely here. It supports a GUI and a Patcher for the smooth gaming experience.
But this emulator works only on 64 bit OS.
You can definitely try any of these emulators and enjoy playing Xbox one games. At least you can try playing once before you actually invest heavy money for the console. These emulators do give a really wonderful feeling like playing over the actual console.
Wish you a happy time playing games on an emulator.