Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 was launched at E3 2019 back in June and went for pre-orders with the declared release date of November 4th. As promised, the new Elite Controller 2 has now gone on sale in US via Amazon store, priced at $179.99.
The new Xbox Elite Series 2 Controller has been designed for Xbox One and Windows PC and will include new features created specifically for the most demanding gamers.
The Xbox Elite 2 is the most advanced controller in the world, and is based on the main features of the original Elite controller, but also implements improvements and innovations to ensure a cutting-edge experience.
It offers over 30 new ways to play, including voltage adjustment sticks, new interchangeable components, up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and unlimited customization with the Xbox Accessories app on Xbox One and PC Windows 10.[Also see EasySMX ESM-9101 Wireless Controller Review]
The Xbox One Elite Controller Series 2 is equipped with adjustable voltage analog sticks – it is possible to choose three different levels of the redesigned bumper – resistance and offers the possibility of decreasing the trigger stroke to increase, for example, the rate of fire in shooters.
The Xbox Elite Controller 2 also promises unrivaled comfort thanks to new grips in rough rubber that extend to the top of the periphery for a more comfortable grip. Bluetooth, Wireless and USB-C cable connectivity have also been confirmed. The rechargeable battery guarantees up to 40 hours of juice and the possibility of creating three custom profiles associated with a button and colored LED lights. In the package, there will also be extra accessories including interchangeable thumbstick and paddle shapes.