Google Stadia – Launch date and details

The Google Stadia Founder’s Edition will launch on 19 November, said Google.

“If you were one of the first gamers who pre-ordered and have received your Founder’s Editions, you’ll be able to buy and play your favorite games beginning at [18:00 SA time].”

This includes Red Dead Redemption 2, Mortal Kombat 11, Kine, and more, added Google.

Uses who have pre-ordered the Founder’s Edition or Premiere Edition of the Stadia system will also receive three months of Stadia Pro – which provides access to Destiny 2: The Collection.

“Using the included Chromecast Ultra and Stadia Controller, you’ll be gaming in up to 4K HDR with 5.1 surround sound when playing on your TV.”

Google recommended the following Internet connections for gaming on Stadia:

  • 10Mbps for 720p
  • 20Mbps for 1080p
  • 35Mbps for 2160p


The Stadia Founder’s Edition is available for $129 in the US.

At the time of writing, South Africa was not listed as one of the countries which will receive the system.

You can read more about the Stadia gaming system on the Google website.

Now read: Google Chrome testing new feature that reduces RAM usage

Latest news

Partner Content

Show comments


Share this article
Google Stadia – Launch date and details