Playkey is a cloud gaming service that allows gamers all over the world to play the latest video games on low-spec PCs and laptops and MacOS-based machines.
All that is needed is a decent internet connection. Games are available “as is” with all of their specific features, including Multiplayer, social features and achievements. Games must be bought beforehand on the well known game distribution platforms like Steam.
Playkey was founded in 2012 and their headquarter is in San Francisco. The current attendance of the playkey.net site is about 1,5 million people a month. Since the platform was launched, 400,000 users have already used it. Playkey collaborates directly with major game publishers – Ubisoft, Bethesda, Capcom, Sega, Codemasters, Plug In Digital – as well as local official distributors.
The Playkey server is optimized for resource-intensive games with the following specs:
- Nvidia GeForce 1080 Ti with 3584 CUDA 11 GB
- i7, 4 Cores, 3.5 GHz Boost
- 20 GB RAM
You need at least 10 Mbps internet speed to use the service. Ethernet / 5 Ghz Wi-Fi is recommended.
The service is hourly based and starts with 2 € for 1 hour. The more hours you buy the cheaper the hourly price becomes.