Peacock to Launch on Microsoft’s Xbox Devices

NBCUniversal’s new streaming service, Peacock, launching nationally on July 15, 2020, announced it will be available on Microsoft’s Xbox One family of devices which will include Xbox One S and Xbox One X. 

Peacock will offer a free tier with over 7,500 hours of movies, shows and on-demand programming encompassing news, sports, reality and late night.

Peacock Premium will also  be available for $4.99 per month with over 15,000 hours of content.

Viewers will also be able to upgrade to Peacock Premium ad-free for $9.99 per month.

Peacock will be available for Xbox users to download through the Microsoft Store. Customers will be able to sign up for Peacock within the Peacock app on Xbox devices using in-app purchase.

The Peacock app will have among its content daily programming highlights from TODAY, NBC Nightly News, Meet the Press, Noticias Telemundo,MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, E! News and Access Hollywood and 75 streaming channels. 

Maggie McLean Suniewick, President, Business Development and Partnerships, Peacock said, “We are pleased to make Peacock available to the millions of customers who access content across Xbox platforms.  With streaming entertainment and gaming reaching all-time highs, Xbox will be a great ongoing partner for Peacock.”

Peacock’s early preview rolled out to eligible Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Flex customers at no additional cost. Peacock will also be bundled and included at no additional cost for eligible Cox Contour customers later this year. For more information, visit Peacock here.


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