As we wrote early last month, the folks at Microsoft had signed some sort of then-nebulous deal with Verizon FiOS to bring more live TV options to Xbox 360 users. Now, as the twosome prepares to roll out its offerings, details of the deal have finally been released.
First off, you need to be a subscriber to both FiOS TV and FiOS internet and have an Xbox Live Gold membership.
For that, you get access to the following:
And these channels in standard definition:
We’re assuming that you would need a subscription to HBO/Cinemax to access those channels.
Verizon says the FiOS app, which will be available next month, will also be integrated into the Xbox’s Kinect peripheral, so — we presume — you can just say “softcore T&A” and it will know you want to watch Cinemax’s finest offerings.