Microsoft Finally Announces Next-Gen Xbox Elite Controller

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I don't need to buy another one of these, but I kinda do. There's a total of 30 new features on the next-gen Elite controller, and it's looking very promising.

The new controller in Microsoft's Elite series has been re-engineered from the inside out. Years later, supply has caught up but so has the normal Xbox controller which now features options like Bluetooth connectivity to work with the PC that the original Xbox Elite controller lacked.

Microsoft has also included a built-in lithium ion rechargeable battery that is good for 40 hours on the go. It also comes with its own detachable charging dock and USB-C cable in its fancy trousers carry case, along with a bevy of new interchangeable thumbsticks, d-pads and paddle shapes.

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Last night, Microsoft announced the all-new Xbox Elite Controller Series 2 at E3 2019, an improved version of the already stellar Xbox Elite pad.

It's finally here. We have been waiting for a new Xbox Elite wireless controller for a long, long while. Plus, it can now remember up to three custom profiles for the whole controller in addition to its default profile, and you'll be able to switch between them at will using the new dedicated Profile button.


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