Anker has unveiled the new PowerCore Play 6K mobile gamepad controller, suitable for iOS and Android devices. Let’s clarify that the designation “controller” looks like an exaggeration, since the Anker PowerCore Play 6K does not have any controls. However, the task of the new product is the same as that of full-fledged game controllers: to make the smartphone more convenient for games.
The solution to this problem is entrusted to a built-in 6700 mAh battery and ergonomic handles that provide a comfortable grip. The width of the device is adjustable by means of a movable right side, allowing the PowerCore Play 6K to adapt to smartphones of different sizes.
Supported devices with screens from 5.7 to 6.45 inches diagonally. The controller is equipped with USB-A and USB-C connectors.
Price and availability
New Anker PowerCore Play 6K mobile gamepad controller has been priced at $35.99 and it can be purchased through the Amazon.com store.
- Built-in Anker power bank up to 6,700mAh capacity lets you keep your phone charged as you play.
- 15W USB port, USB-C port
- It can be adjusted from 5.7 to 6.45 inches phones
- Built-In Stand
- 10W charger to fully recharge in just 3 hours
- Compatibility: iPhone 6 Plus / 7 Plus / 8 Plus / XR / XS Max / 11 / 11 Pro Max; Samsung S8/S8+/Note 8/S9/S9+/Note 9/S10/S10+/S20/S20+/S20 Ultra; Google Pixel 3/Pixel 3XL/Pixel 4/Pixel 4XL/Nexus 5X/ Nexus 6P
Recently, Razer has also made available its Kishi Universal Mobile Gaming Controller for Android Xbox Cloud gaming for users. The new Razer gamepad for mobile phones supports smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy S series, the Google Pixel series or the Razer Phone 1 and 2 gaming smartphones.
Along with that PowerA has also introduced the Moga XP5-X Plus mobile gamepad controller for Microsoft’s xbox cloud gaming streaming platform Project xCloud. Due to the typical Xbox controller layout, with this new PowerA xbox gamepad experienced gamers should be able to find their way immediately, an integrated power bank extends the life of the smartphone.