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Microsoft announces media apps for the Xbox One with launch day support

US and UK getting a decent array of media services at launch

Microsoft has revealed the media apps that will be supported by the Xbox One from launch day.

There are 13 apps supported in the UK in total, heavy on the movies and TV side with a disappointing lack of North American sports in the line-up with only 4oD's and NOW TV's Sky Sports NFL coverage showing face.

The UK launch day apps will be 4oD, LoveFilm, blinkbox, Crackle, Demand 5, Eurosport Machinima, MUZU TV, Netflix, NOW TV, TED, Twitch and Wuaki.tv. Microsoft announces media apps for the Xbox One with launch day support

In the US gamers get 19 media apps. These include Amazon Instant, Crackle, CWTV, ESPN, FOX NOW, FXNOW, HBO GO, Hulu Plus, Machinima, MUZU TV, Netflix, Redbox Instant, Target Ticket, TED, The NFL on Xbox One, Twitch, Univision Deportes, Verizon FiOS TV and VUDU.

The Xbox One arrives on November the 22nd in 13 territories including the UK, US and Canada. The full list of territories and the media apps that will be supported from launch is available over on the Xbox News Wire.

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