Microsoft confirmed at the Surface event that Apple TV and Apple Music apps will be available for Windows next year. According to the company, previews of these apps will be available in the Microsoft Store later this year. This will join the Netflix and Prime Video apps, which already support offline viewing.
Integration of iCloud Photos in Windows 11
- Microsoft is also adding iCloud Photos to Windows 11.
- This will let you access the photos and videos on your iPhone that are stored in the iCloud on Xbox consoles and Windows devices.
Simply download the iCloud for Windows app from the Microsoft Store and select iCloud Photos to sync.
- This will be available to Windows Insiders first, starting today, and will be available to all Windows 11 users in November.
The Apple Music app is now available on Xbox consoles
Xbox gaming consoles already have an Apple TV app. Apple Music is now available on Xbox consoles, bringing the music-streaming service to Microsoft’s gaming platform, which already has Spotify. It is available from the Xbox Store.
Microsoft stated about the new apps and integrations: