OnLive Desktop:
Real PC Apps on iPad and Android.


Windows and Flash on your tablet. Instant Response. Media Rich.

Need to see redlines in Word? Edit Excel® graphs? Present PowerPoint® animations? Browse Flash® websites? Now you can.

Based upon OnLive's instant-action cloud gaming technology, OnLive Desktop delivers a seamless Microsoft® Windows® desktop experience with cloud-accelerated Web browsing with full Adobe® Flash. Instant-response multi-touch gestures enable complete and convenient viewing and editing of even the most complex documents, with high-speed transfer from cloud storage or Web mail attachments.

Rich media, such as video, animation, slide transitions and even PC games—never before practical via remote desktop delivery—run fluidly and dynamically with instant-action interactivity. OnLive Desktop makes remote feel local.

How do I get OnLive Desktop for iPad or Android tablets?

Download the OnLive Desktop App FREE in the iTunes App Store or Google Play Store.

Do I need an account?

Yes, create a free OnLive Account, or sign in with your OnLive Game Service email and password.

What Service Plans are Offered?

The OnLive Desktop app is free, along with OnLive Desktop Standard service, which includes Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Adobe® Reader® and 2 GB of cloud storage. OnLive Desktop Plus service, which includes all the features of the Standard service, plus cloud-accelerated Web browsing with Adobe Flash®, lightning-fast transfer of Web mail attachments (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo! ® Mail) and cloud storage (e.g., Dropbox) files, priority access to the OnLive Desktop service and more, is $4.99 per month. Learn more about our service plans.

What are the minimum network requirements?

At least 1 Mbps Internet connection. 1.5-2 Mbps for best results.

Will OnLive Desktop be available for additional platforms?

Absolutely. OnLive Desktop is coming soon for smartphones, PC, Mac®, monitors and TVs via the OnLive MicroConsole thin client, and on connected TVs.

Where can I get more information or help with a question?

We're always here to help—visit the OnLive Desktop Support site.