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E3 2016: Monique Chatterjee from Xbox Design Lab talks Xbox One Controller Design

By Shack Staff, Jun 28, 2016 1:40pm PDT

Monique Chatterjee, from Microsoft, brought some new Xbox One controllers from the Design Lab for Steve Watts to drool over at Shacknews' E3 Booth.


"This is such a cool idea, I can't wait for it to come to the UK, even though it costs more than ..."

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E3 2016: Microsoft Announces New Xbox One Controller, Fully Customizable

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 13, 2016 10:15am PDT

Microsoft has revealed an all new Xbox One controller that allows you to completely personalize it to your own tastes. 


Xbox One standard wireless controller now supports button remapping

By Daniel Perez, Nov 16, 2015 1:17pm PST

Xbox One owners can finally have their controls the way they want them across multiple games thanks to this update.


"Nope. Button glyphs are implemented in the game, not standardized by the OS, so there would be ..."

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Xbox One Elite Controller Review: Is it worth it?

By Joe Tirado, Oct 22, 2015 9:06am PDT

The Xbox One Elite controller is being touted as the premiere input device for the people who want to get a step above their competition. But is it worth the hefty price tag?


"they are, and you can program them to be more or less sensitive to movement relative to how far ..."

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Xbox One Wireless Adapter for Windows may support one controller at a time [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2015 6:56am PDT

Unlike the wireless adapter for the Xbox 360, it appears the Xbox One Wireless Adapter may support just one controller at a time.


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Xbox One controller PC wireless adapter release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Oct 13, 2015 8:04am PDT

The Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows is releasing sooner than you think, which will allow PC gamers to enjoy the Xbox One controller wirelessly.


"They all have a micro usb connection afaik, but you have to supply your own cable. "

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E3 2015: Xbox One Elite Controller gives power to the player this fall for $150

By Daniel Perez, Jun 15, 2015 9:57am PDT

Microsoft has announced a brand-new controller that will be compatible with the Xbox One and Windows 10 and gives a ton of customization options.


"Two new ones apparently. A regular redesign that was announced with the 1TB model, and this ..."

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The Oculus and Microsoft Partnership: A Silly Start to a Brilliant Relationship

By Steven Wong, Jun 12, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Yesterday, at the Oculus pre-E3 presentation, we found out about the partnership between Oculus VR and Microsoft. Although the revealed features seem pretty underwhelming right now, it could be the start of bigger things to come. 


Oculus Rift conference overview: Oculus Touch, Microsoft, Consumer Edition detailed

By Daniel Perez, Jun 11, 2015 10:25am PDT

The consumer version of Oculus Rift is being introduced by Oculus VR with new information and details.


Xbox One gets $349 permanent price drop; announces 1TB SKU with new controller

By Daniel Perez, Jun 09, 2015 7:00am PDT

Microsoft has announced its standard 500GB console has received a permanent price drop, while also announcing a new 1TB console that features a new wireless controller.


"No change announced for the SKU's that include Kinect? Currently, retailers are still charging ..."

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New Xbox One controller expected to launch in June 2015

By Daniel Perez, May 28, 2015 8:35am PDT

Microsoft may have let the cat out of the bag on one of its big surprises for this year's E3 as a new Xbox One controller is expected to be released.


"Hmm, I wonder if they rectified whatever was leading to the thumbsticks drifting. My Cowboom ..."

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Xbox One controller getting wireless adapter for Windows this year

By Daniel Perez, Mar 04, 2015 1:38pm PST

Microsoft is finally giving us the wireless adapter we've wanted for its Xbox One controller.


"Thanks for the heads up. It's been a crazy couple of days for news. "

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Xbox One February update rolls out with controller improvements

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2015 9:45pm PST

The Xbox One February update is rolling out tonight and it will include several quality-of-life improvements, particular in regards to the Xbox One controller.


"I've had the same trouble. No issues yet, so fingers crossed."

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Xbox One controller update offers quicker boot ups

By Daniel Perez, Jan 27, 2015 6:45am PST

Do you wish your Xbox One controller would connect to your console in under two seconds? Well, Microsoft has done just that in their latest firmware update.


"I sent you a Xbox Live message as well. If you have an invite free, I wouldn't mind taking it. ..."

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Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows Review: Can't Fight This Feeling

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2014 9:00am PST

Microsoft released a PC version of its Xbox One controller recently and after spending countless hours with it, we're ready to give our verdict as to whether or not the PC Master Race needs it in their lives.


"Ah. That makes more sense. Sorry for using such foul language. "

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