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Original Xbox Emulator

A free and open-source application that emulates the original Microsoft Xbox game console, enabling people to play their original Xbox games on Windows, macOS, and Linux systems.

Latest Release: v0.5.4-2-gf24bcb8bc7
Jun 14, 2021


Open Source

The source code for xemu is publicly available. Users are invited to help improve the project!

Cross Platform

xemu runs natively on Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms. Pre-compiled binaries are available for Windows, macOS, and Ubuntu.

System Link

Networking is supported out of the box. Connect to other instances of xemu and even real Xboxes, locally or over the Internet.

Gamepad Support

Built on SDL2, xemu supports virtually all gamepads. Connect up to 4 controllers at any time, just like a real Xbox.

Snapshots (Save States)

No need to wait for checkpoints. xemu supports saving the current state and loading it back up at any time.

Surface Scaling

Breathe new life into your old games by scaling up the resolution which the games render at.

Coming Soon!