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SCUF Vantage vs. Razer Raiju Ultimate: Which PS4 controller should you buy?

We’re a bunch of nerds and avid PlayStation lovers. A good controller can make or break your gaming experience, and we’ve tested out some of the very best.

Razer Raiju Ultimate

Familiar territory

€200 at Razer

Pros Quick control panel App support Chroma lighting strip 500 customized profiles saved in the Cloud Cons No faceplate customization Heavier

If you prefer ease-of-use combined with app control, the Razer Raiju is for you.

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Can I use a wireless controller with PlayStation Classic?

Best answer: Not out of the box. According to Sony, the PlayStation Classic does not support any peripheral hardware, including controllers. As of the time of writing and publication, third parties have yet to develop or announce any wireless adapters that are compatible.

Best Buy: PlayStation Classic ($ 100)

Why can’t I use wireless controllers?

Though the PlayStation Classic supports smartphone AC USB adapters as a power source, a spokesperson for the company told IGN that  [Read More…]

The DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4 is down to $39 today

This Black Friday deal is one you won’t want to miss.

While supplies last, you can grab the DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4 for only $ 38.99 via Amazon as part of its early Black Friday deals. These controllers regularly sell for up to $ 65 each depending on where you’re shopping, though the standard versions can more regularly be found priced around $ 50.

Today’s sale includes several models of the DualShock 4 controller,  [Read More…]

Preorder the customizable PlayStation 4 Astro Gaming C40 TR Controller

It’ll be out in a few months.

For years now, Microsoft has offered the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller with interchangeable thumbsticks and paddles. Not only is the implement made of more durable materials, but it allows you to customize aspects like dead zones, sensitivity, power management, and vibration. Recently, the company even unveiled a white version appears to feature stronger plastic on the bumpers to address user complaints.

Unfortunately, there isn’t an equivalent product from Sony.  [Read More…]

Mobile gaming takes a step forward with SteelSeries’ $29 Stratus controller

Level up with this wireless controller for Android and Windows PC.

One of the best wireless controllers for Android devices, SteelSeries’ Stratus XL, is now on sale for its lowest price yet at Amazon — $ 28.95. It’s regularly found selling for nearly $ 15 more on average.

This full-sized wireless gaming controller utilizes Bluetooth to connect to Android devices, but it’s also compatible with Windows 7 and up, along with Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, and  [Read More…]

How to use your PS4 controller on your computer

It’s no doubt there are some games on your computer that are much easier playing with a controller. And, if not your Xbox controller, why not the PlayStation Dualshock? Well, here at Android Central we’re a virtual based tech company who’s here to help you find all the answers you’re looking for. Now, thankfully there is a program out there, known as DS4 Windows, that will override your computer into making it think you’re actually using your Xbox  [Read More…]

Game sans controller with these PS4 keyboards

Thinking of putting down the DualShock? You have options.

One of the best-kept secrets on the PlayStation 4 is that it totally supports the use of mouse and keyboard. While it is true that mouse and keyboard input is not supported on all games, there are enough of them that do support it to justify picking up some extra hardware for your PS4. We gathered together some of the best options for you right here!

Wireless and  [Read More…]

Sony DualShock 4 vs. Razer Raiju: Which controller should you buy?

Sony’s DualShock 4 may be the standard, but the Razer Raiju has extra features you shouldn’t overlook.

DualShock 4

Standard issue

$ 47 at Amazon

Pros Inexpensive Simple Classic design Cons Fewer customization options Inferior for competitive play

Your standard DualShock 4 gets the job done, but it lacks a lot of bells and whistles.

Razer Raiju

Competitive advantage

€150 at Razer

Pros Hair trigger mode 4 remappable multi-function buttons Razer Mecha-Tactile  [Read More…]

Here’s everything you can do with the PlayStation Aim controller!

This is your rifle. There are many like it, but this one is yours.

The PlayStation Aim controller was built to bring a new layer of immersion to PlayStation VR. Games that require you to shoot something are that much more immersive when you feel like a real gun is in your hands. It’s got all the functionality of a DualShock controller, but in an entirely new format.

When you first pick up the Aim controller, it  [Read More…]

It’s not worth playing Fortnite for Android without a Bluetooth controller

Epic is doing something about it, but not a moment too soon.

In Epic’s undying thirst to get Fortnite up and running on any and every platform that can handle it, I’ve realized something — Fortnite just isn’t meant to be on everything. It’s an important game for many reasons, the biggest of which being it’s the first game with enough clout to help tear down the cross-platform play barriers that have kept us from the ultimate  [Read More…]