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Xbox Elite Controller 2... but scarlett

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So Microsoft is making an Xbox Elite Controller 2, don't get me wrong I want one, but what if its not compatible with Scarlett then they just spent all that time on last gen controller????

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Yea, I see no reason why it wouldn't be compatible.

I don't see any reason why an Xbox One controller wouldn't be compatible with an "Xbox Two" (is Scarlett Xbox Two??), just for the sake of backwards compatibility.

 

That is something I can commend Nintendo and Sony on sometimes. PS1 and PS2 controllers were backwards and forwards compatible, PS3 controllers could work on a PS4 with a wire (or was it PS4 controllers can work on PS3 with a wire???).

And Nintendo has made it so GameCube controllers work on Wii models (not the newest ones) and even Wii U Smash, but also Switch many games.


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3 minutes ago, Minibois said:

was it PS4 controllers can work on PS3 with a wire???).

This way around.

 

I believe it will be compatible, if anything it should be a great PC gamepad.


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1 minute ago, Princess Luna said:

This way around.

 

I believe it will be compatible, if anything it should be a great PC gamepad.

That would make more sense anyways, since the PS4 controllers has more buttons.

That is basically the only reason not to include backwards compatibility; when your new controllers have features the old ones don't have (like from PS2 to 3, we got analog R2/L2, Wii controllers are motion controllers, the PS4 added that touch input).

 

I personally don't see Microsoft adding a lot of features extra to a new controller that would make the Xbox One controllers useless.

The only thing I can think of is a small screen in the controller. But even then, there would be no reason not to allow Xbox One controllers to work (other than business decisions, but I am not talking about those).


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come on OP, literally the first google result when searching "Xbox Elite Controller 2 scarlett"

 

https://www.cnet.com/news/e3-2019-xbox-elite-controller-series-2-brings-bluetooth-scarlett-compatibility/

 

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The controller will work on both Xbox One and PC and Series 2 program manager at Microsoft, Allan Carranza, confirmed the controller will also be compatible with Xbox Scarlett. Cool! 

 

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27 minutes ago, WereCat said:

Why would it not be compatible? 

 

24 minutes ago, Minibois said:

Yea, I see no reason why it wouldn't be compatible.

Xbox 360 controllers don't work with the Xbox one, I have these really nice Razer controllers that I was bummed wouldn't work out.


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1 minute ago, fasauceome said:

 

Xbox 360 controllers don't work with the Xbox one, I have these really nice Razer controllers that I was bummed wouldn't work out.

I suspect that was more of a business idea, rather than full on incompatibility.

I mean, it's not like there are any buttons missing..


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"64 bits, 32 bits, 16 bits, 8 bits, 4 bits, 2 BITS, 1 BIT, HALF BIT, QUARTER BIT, THE WRIST GAAAAAAME!!!" - Angry Video Game Nerd

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