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Best Xbox One Black Friday Deals 2017

By Sam Chandler, Nov 10, 2017 4:00am PST

Prepare for Black Friday with our coverage of the best Xbox One deals.


Here's How You Can Buy The Latest Xbox Wireless Controller Colors

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 10, 2017 2:10pm PST

Choose from one of two models with two distinct color schemes. 


Xbox One and NBA 2K17 top the sales charts in September, according to NPD

By Asif Khan, Oct 20, 2016 7:45pm PDT

Overall spending on software, hardware and accessories declined year over year.


I Played Gears of War 4 With a PS4 Controller And It Was Awesome

By Daniel Perez, Oct 06, 2016 6:00am PDT

Now THIS is how Gears of War was meant to be played.


"Try using DS4Windows, it makes your PC think your DS4 is an Xbox controller (IE it's detected as ..."

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'Xbox Wireless' lets you connect a wireless Xbox One controller to your PC without a dongle

By David Craddock, Aug 16, 2016 3:40pm PDT

Could Xbox One Wireless and PCs like Lenovo's IdeaCentre Y710 mark the first step in Microsoft's shift toward Xbox as a service?


"I read the full article and the comments here, and I still have no idea what's interesting about ..."

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You can only connect one Xbox One S controller to a Windows 10 PC via Bluetooth

By Daniel Perez, Aug 08, 2016 7:06am PDT

In typical Microsoft fashion, the company takes one step forward, but takes two steps back.


"Sure. But I tripped over my headphone cables so many times. The lag is imperceptible. "

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Making a custom Xbox One S controller with Design Lab is painless but pricey

By Daniel Perez, Jul 28, 2016 12:40pm PDT

Microsoft is allowing those who want a custom Xbox One S controller the opportunity to do so through its Xbox Design Lab. While the price might be high for a custom controller, the entire experience was easy and completely painless.


"Are there any notable performance differences between the bluetooth and 2.5 Wireless dongle version?"

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How To Connect An Xbox One Controller to PC via Bluetooth

By Daniel Perez, Jul 27, 2016 12:30pm PDT

You have an Xbox One controller, but no wireless dongle. Don't worry. You can now connect your controller to your PC via Bluetooth. Here's how!


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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