By Andrew Yoon   //   October 22, 2013 5:15 PM

DualShock 3 designed for Gran Turismo, DualShock 4 designed for shooters

For many shooter fans, the Xbox 360 controller represents the gold standard. And, Sony concedes that DualShock 3 for PS3 wasn't designed with shooters in mind. The stick stiffness was loosened due to feedback from Polyphony Digital, developer of the Gran Turismo series.
By Andrew Yoon   //   October 21, 2013 4:45 PM

DualShock 4 compatible with PlayStation 3

Unfortunately, your collection of DualShock 3 controllers won't work with PS4. However, you shouldn't feel too bad about throwing them away--especially as you'll be able to use your DualShock 4 on your PS3.
By Andrew Yoon   //   October 21, 2013 2:30 PM

Sony tested Xbox stick layout for DualShock 4

Many shooter players have grown accustomed to the asymmetrical placement of both left and right sticks on Xbox 360's gamepad. Sony had to mull over whether or not they should follow.
By Alice O'Connor   //   October 7, 2013 8:00 AM

PlayStation 4 controller 'basic functions' to work in Windows

Getting a PlayStation 3 controller working in Windows requires downloading third-party drivers and tools, but thankfully it'll be far easier with the PS4's DualShock 4. The new controller's "basic functions" should be just peachy on PC, though don't get your hopes up about fancy things like its touchpad or light bar.
By Steve Watts   //   February 22, 2013 10:30 AM

DualShock 4 is 'near final' design

Sony's PlayStation 4 hardware designs are still in different states of flux, as the console itself isn't finalized and the DualShock 4 controller may still get "small tweaks."