Microsoft shows how the Game Mode of Windows 10 works in a video
March 2, 2017
Microsoft’s commitment to implementing Windows 10 as a gaming platform will be much more appealing to those who are subscribed to the Creators Update Insider program : this week will begin testing the long awaited Game Mode that will optimize the performance of Games on desktop computers improving resources through the operating system itself.
Let’s start with the essential : Game Mode is not activated automatically when running a game, we have to access the Windows 10 game bar (Windows Key + G), which will allow the user to select optimizations and performance A series of resources to customize the improvements you expect from each game.
In fact, this game mode is part of a larger plan that is complemented by an own section dedicated to the Gaming from the own menu of adjustments of Windows 10 that will arrive with the Creators Update.
From that menu, we can activate the Game Mode, customize the hot keys and even configure the streaming through Beam, while also integrating more easily the Xbox features on the PC.
Another new feature will be a better and more interesting parental control system, which will be able to program the daily playtime and activate options and schedules for the little ones of the house.
It is expected that these new features will arrive earlier this year with the next Windows update along with the new features and changes already announced for the Xbox One interface.
The PC game gains whole points with this improvement, although perhaps the most interesting thing is that this Game Mode will be available for all Win32 games or those belonging to the UWP, a detail for lovers of fluid game, although we hope to put to Test the quality of these interesting improvements.