Microsoft Officially Unveils the Xbox's Adaptive Controller
A milestone in the gaming accessibility field.
After an initial leak of the device, Microsoft has announced an Xbox controller designed for individuals with disabilities. The Adaptive Controler features two large buttons that can be programmed, as well as 19 jacks that allows connectivity with a range of joysticks, buttons, and switches compatible with Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs.
Its highlighted customization and connectivity aspects allow gamers to built a setup for all their needs, and although the peripheral won’t be for every game, with its system-level button remapping, its usage has endless possibilities to build upon for the gaming accessibility field.
The Xbox Adaptive Controller will cost $99.99 USD and is slated to drop later this year.
In related news, a Black Panther-themed Xbox One X is coming.
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