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Product Type

Gaming

Games for consoles or computer systems

Hardware

Physical products such as remotes, headsets, or smartphones

Mobile

Apps or games that are designed for mobile devices (phones, tablets, etc.)

Software

Programs you install on your computer or device

TV

Software, hardware, or services designed for televisions

Web

Sites or applications that you access through a web browser (IE, Chrome, Firefox, etc.)

Audience

Business

Products intended for use by companies or professionals

Developer

Products intended for use by developers

Personal

Products intended for personal or home use

Access

Application

Requires completion of a qualification questionnaire to verify eligibility

Key

Requires a key code in order to join this beta

Notification

Get notified when this beta is accepting applicants

Open

Interested participants are free to join immediately

Pre-Order

Beta access is given to customers who purchase the product

Timeframe

Now

Currently recruiting beta testers

Approaching

Will begin recruiting beta testers within the next few weeks

Someday

Doesn’t have a scheduled start date yet

Source

Betabound Betas

Exclusive beta opportunities for Betabound members

Partner Betas

Beta opportunities not managed by Betabound, though similar in structure
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Unaffiliated Betas

Beta opportunities found from other sources