Can I watch tv and play a game at the same time?

#1donttrysohardPosted 10/29/2013 7:17:32 AM
Haven't followed to closely and everyone seems to downplay the tv features in the threads I read.
Wondering if this can be done like picture in picture
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#2SunDevil77Posted 10/29/2013 7:29:02 AM
I know you can watch YouTube videos at the same time. Not sure about TV specifically, but I'd say it's safe to assume
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#3mrshowtime333Posted 10/29/2013 7:33:13 AM
My understanding is no. You can snap back and forth. But I believe TV and Games cant be snapped on the screen together.

Im happy to be able to jump back and forth instantly. Theres always situation where I wanna see the end of a football game or something.
#4Theninja2004Posted 10/29/2013 8:35:41 AM(edited)
Aceybongos said you can snap tv while playing. It was to a reply he got in twitter.

Personally i can't wait to use it, my old tv did PiP great but this one doesn't so now i can play forza or DR while the football is on in the corner
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#5xninjagrrlPosted 10/29/2013 8:55:59 AM
Theninja2004 posted...
Aceybongos said you can snap tv while playing. It was to a reply he got in twitter.

Personally i can't wait to use it, my old tv did PiP great but this one doesn't so now i can play forza or DR while the football is on in the corner


I hope so. PIP seems to be a missing feature from most newer tv sets.
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#6Dev0311Posted 10/29/2013 9:18:01 AM
No but you can do this with a Wii U. Great feature. Watch TV and play CoD online at the same time.
#7donttrysohard(Topic Creator)Posted 10/29/2013 7:27:55 PM
Theninja2004 posted...
Aceybongos said you can snap tv while playing. It was to a reply he got in twitter.

Personally i can't wait to use it, my old tv did PiP great but this one doesn't so now i can play forza or DR while the football is on in the corner


That's exactly how I was thinking. Basketball just started and I can keep the game on while playing
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#8donttrysohard(Topic Creator)Posted 10/31/2013 5:45:24 AM
Bump
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#9Jiggy101011Posted 10/31/2013 6:08:36 AM
Dev0311 posted...
No but you can do this with a Wii U. Great feature. Watch TV and play CoD online at the same time.


Do you have a link that says you cant do that on the Xbox One? I find it weird that you are the only one that flatout said no but didnt provide a source to backup your claim.
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#10SpidermanThreadPosted 10/31/2013 6:20:02 AM
Jiggy101011 posted...
Dev0311 posted...
No but you can do this with a Wii U. Great feature. Watch TV and play CoD online at the same time.


Do you have a link that says you cant do that on the Xbox One? I find it weird that you are the only one that flatout said no but didnt provide a source to backup your claim.


He means offscreen play on gamepad during regular tv.