Blade Box: Haier-made game console that runs Windows 10


tgp-modeChinese tech giant Tencent is building a game console in partnership with manufacturer Haier.

It’s known as the Blade Box, and comes in a console form factor. It however runs Windows 10 inside, and is in fact capable of being used as a full desktop.

TGP Box (Tencent Games Platform) is the platform the Blade Box will be sold under. It’ll come with a game controller (or two), and will feature an easy-to-use UI. Under the console hood, the Blade Box will have an Intel Skylake processor. Other specifications of this gaming console are yet to be revealed.

You’ll be able to download and live streaming games on TGP Box, which will have it’s own game store. There’s no word on pricing and/or availability as yet, but the device should be made available in the Chinese markets very soon.

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10 Comments

  1. Assefa Hanson
    May 16, 2016

    i dont know how i feel about this.. ill probably just buy a nintendo NX next year

  2. Muhammad Yasir
    May 16, 2016

    what does this run ? AAA pc games PLEASE ? at respectable settings please ?

    can i pirate games and run on this 😀 ?

    please be cheap

    • NextHype
      May 17, 2016

      i’m betting on 30fps top @low settings + cracked games OK

      • Muhammad Yasir
        May 17, 2016

        damn :/

  3. Assefa Hanson
    May 16, 2016

    i dont know how i feel about this.. ill probably just buy a nintendo NX next year

  4. balcobomber25
    May 16, 2016

    It all depends on the specs but could be a budget style Steam Machine.

  5. Guest
    May 16, 2016

    what does this run ? AAA pc games PLEASE ? at respectable settings please ?

    can i pirate games and run on this 😀 ?

    please be cheap

    • NextHype
      May 17, 2016

      i’m betting on 30fps top @low settings + cracked games OK

    • Guest
      May 17, 2016

      damn :/

  6. balcobomber25
    May 16, 2016

    It all depends on the specs but could be a budget style Steam Machine.