The technology giant Microsoft seems to be considering Introduce Bitcoin (BTC) payments to your Xbox game console online store.
According to a Reddit post on March 21st on r / XboxSeriesX Microsoft has published a survey asking Xbox users about their preferred payment options in their online store.
“Which of these other payment methods would you like to use on Xbox?”is asked in the alleged survey, Listing of Bitcoin as one of the possible payment methods. The same photo was also shared on several other subreddits. including r / ethtrader and r / Bitcoin.
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One Xbox user said the survey was available “When you participate in the Xbox Insider Program to test beta operating system updates.”
Microsoft did not respond to Cointelegraph’s comment.
In 2014, Microsoft accepted Bitcoin to fund Microsoft accountsthat allowed US users to purchase Windows content, including Xbox games. Microsoft® resumed Bitcoin payments for its MS Store in JanuaryPayments based on cryptocurrencies are not currently supported in the Xbox Online Store.
While it may be open to accept Bitcoin as a form of payment, Â Microsoft has no plans to crack down on cryptocurrencies like TeslaThe president Brad Smith said After Tesla’s $ 1.5 billion investment in Bitcoin, the company had no plans to diversify the cryptocurrency.