SmartGlass, Microsoft’s mobile companion app for the Xbox One, allows the user to navigate the Xbox menus using their smartphone. SmartGlass offers compatibility with otherwise tedious Xbox apps like messaging and achievements.
The PlayStation app
The PlayStation app offers the same basic functionality as SmartGlass, except for your PlayStation 4. View trophies, compose messages, and browse the PlayStation store with this app. Some games also include second-screen functionality for a deeper play experience.
The Steam app’s standout feature is the ability to purchase and download games to your PC remotely, directly from your smartphone. Steam Mobile also offers much of the same functionality as the Xbox and PlayStation apps, such as messaging and news browsing.
Twitch’s mobile app brings the wide world of game streaming to your fingertips. Chat with other Twitch users, view your favorite streamers’ channels, or watch recorded video of top gamers and events. The Twitch app is AirPlay and Chromecast compatible.
For fans of League of Legends, Instant eSports has you covered with live scores, breaking news, and match recaps for even the most MOBA-crazy consumer. The app also features the ability to follow teams or players to keep up with statistics, and the ability to chat with other fans.