How to Setup Your Brand New Logitech G Cloud

Setting up a new device for the first time is always an interesting task. However, not everyone enjoys the task of setting up their device for the first time. But, if you are someone who has bitten into the handheld gaming ecosystem and have just purchased your brand new Logitech G Cloud handheld device, you’ve come to the right place. While we do have a number of guides about the device itself, it is important to also have a guide that shows you how you can go through the initial device setup for your Logitech G Cloud.

Every time you buy a new device, you are required to go through a number of steps and adjust various settings so that the device can be used by you. The same goes for the Logitech G Cloud. In the case of this Logitech G Cloud handheld, the device runs on Android, so, if you are someone that uses an Android device, the setup process is super easy to go through. Before we dig into the steps, let’s take a look at the things you will need in order to complete the setup process for your Logitech G Cloud.


  • WiFi Network
  • Google Account
  • Logitech G Cloud Handheld
  • Device Charger

How to Setup Logitech G Cloud Handheld Gaming Console

Now that you know what you will need in order for the setup process to go perfectly fine for your Logitech G Cloud, let’s now take a look at the setup procedure.

how to set up logitech g cloud
  1. Grab the Logitech G Cloud handheld and press the power button present at the top.
  2. You will simply need to slide the button to power the device.
  3. The Logitech and Android logo will now appear on the screen.
  4. Within a few seconds, a blue screen will appear.
  5. On this screen, you will have to choose the language of your choice and then click on the yellow Start button.
  6. Next, choose your region and then click on the blue Next button.
  7. The Logitech G Cloud handheld will now ask you to connect it to a Wi-Fi network.
  8. Select your network and enter the password.
  9. Once connected to the internet, you will have to sign in with your Google account. 
  10. After signing in you can then adjust various Google-related settings such as backing up the device data to Google Drive, and adjusting various location and privacy settings.
  11. Finally, towards the end, you will have to accept the license, as well as the terms and agreements that have been laid down by Logitech. The same is required to accept Tencent’s terms and agreements.

You can also follow BestBuy’s guide to set up your new Logitech G Cloud.

After all the basic setup you can choose to set up a PIN for your lock screen, enable or disable Google Assistant and then finally choose the type of home screen you want for the device. Logitech lets you choose between the tablet Mode or the handheld gaming mode You Can then simply navigate through all the pre-installed cloud gaming and streaming services on your Logitech G Cloud. Simply sign into any service of your preference and enjoy your game streaming or cloud gaming session right away.

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