Xbox unveils new accessories. Behold the wireless controller in shock blueSeptember 22, 2020
Xbox on Monday unveiled its new lineup of accessories ahead of the launch ofand on Nov. 10. That includes the , which features a bold blue top case, black hybrid D-pad and ABXY buttons and white back case.
“Just like the new Xbox Wireless controllers inand , our new shock blue is optimized for next-gen game play,” Xbox said in a release.
The new controllers “feature a more-inclusive, ergonomic design,” the company says. They have textured grip on the bumpers, triggers and back case to help keep players on-target, and a hybrid D-pad allowing for greater precision and access to diagonals and sweeps. A new Share button lets players capture moments directly from the controller. Controllers can be paired to devices includingand S, , and . Like Xbox’s previous controller, they start at $59.99.
Xbox will also release the, which allows players to plug in the rechargeable battery and fully charge a controller in less than four hours either before, after or while playing. It’s priced at $24.99.
The accessories will be available starting Nov. 10. Preorders start Tuesday at 8 a.m. in customers’ local time (8 a.m. PT in the US).