Durability, flexibility and affordable prices: essential features in any video game controller, but which are not always easy to find combined. Taking advantage of the market gap that this situation offered, 8BitDo emerged in 2013 with the proposal to offer quality products for demanding gamers.

While in the beginning the company was concerned with serving an audience nostalgic for accessories from the past, it currently has a complete line of products with advanced features for the main platforms on the market. No wonder, it has quickly grown in favor with many players around the world.

The company manufactures accessories compatible with Xbox, Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS and Windowswith some options also available for the PlayStation 4. In case you’re not familiar with 8BitDo, we present some of the main accessories it currently offers.

The best controls from 8BitDo

8BitDo Ultimate 3-mode Controller

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As versatile as it gets, the 8BitDo Ultimate 3-mode Controller is compatible with the Xbox console via wired USB, Android and Windows PC. It has 2.4G, Hall Effect Joysticks and more.

Compatible with Xbox, Xbox Series X|S, Android and Windows, the Ultimate 3-mode Controller is the most complete option ever created by 8BitD. Officially licensed by Microsoft, the product can be used wired via a USB-C connection, using a 2.4 GHz connection with a dongle (included in the package) or via Bluetooth.

With a format similar to the official Xbox controller, the device features analogues with Hall Effect, which prevents them from having any drift problems. The model comes with a charging base for your battery that guarantees up to 20 hours of gameplay and features a 3.5 mm audio jack for headphones.

It hits stores on June 13th in black and white versions, costing US$69.99 (R$364.33) in the United States. The release date in Brazil has not yet been confirmed, but it shouldn’t take long to officially arrive in the country.

8BitDo Ultimate

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Customize button mapping, adjust stick & trigger sensitivity, vibration control, and create macros with any button combination with the Ultimate 2.4g.

With similar features to the beefier model, the 8BitDo Ultimate continues to be a very versatile option for demanding players. Available in different colors, the model has a 2.4 GHz version compatible with Windows, Android, Raspberry Pi, SteamOS, iPad and Apple TV.

Those who want more flexibility can opt for the Bluetooth model, which works with all these platforms in 2.4 GHz mode and also with the Nintendo Switch. To top it off, a removable USB-C cable ensures lag-free gaming in games that require high performance.

8BitDo Ultimate C Wired Controller

65% off

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Enjoy 25 hours of playtime with 2 hours of charging time with the 8BitDo Ultimate C Wired Controller. Count on D-pad, 2.4G and pastel colors to remember the classics.

R$ 341,11

8BitDo also offers a cheaper, but no less powerful, option for its most famous controller. Wireless connectivity aside, the Ultimate C features the same responsive buttons and Hall Effect joysticks as its older brothers, but only a wired connection — it makes up for this by bringing unique RBG effects.

Compatible with Xbox and Windows platforms, it is currently available in dark green, dark gray and orange. Thanks to its simpler features, it is also a relatively inexpensive accessory.

8BitDo Pro 2 Bluetooth Gamepad

58% off

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Compatible with Nintendo Switch, it is a good option for those looking for a classic design with modern features. Count on 4-way mode switching button, adjust sensitivity, vibration control and more.

R$ 568,58

An option for those who like the button layout used by the Nintendo Switch, the Pro 2 Bluetooth also brings some visual inspiration to the Super Nintendo. With a robust construction, it features analogues with Hall Effect, in addition to commands with customizable functions via software and two rear buttons.

Using a switch, players can switch between connectivity with the Switch, Android devices and the D-input and X-input schemes, making it one of the manufacturer’s most flexible options. The model is compatible with Windows, Steam OS, Raspberry Pi and Apple devices.

8BitDo Arcade Stick

20% off

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The 8BitDo Arcade Stick Controller features dynamic button layout, swap function, turbo functionality, two dedicated macro buttons and 1,000 mAh battery to enjoy and have fun gaming.

R$ 639,74

In addition to offering traditional controls, the manufacturer also has an Arcade Stick perfect for fighting game fans. With versions available for Xbox and Nintendo Switch, the wireless accessory offers many customization options, allowing access to its interior to change the order of buttons or install different switches.

The main differences between the versions are 2.4 GHz (Xbox and PC) or Bluetooth (Switch) connectivity and battery life: 40 hours on Nintendo consoles, and between 20 and 30 on Microsoft consoles.

The company offers several models of controls and accessories

8BitDo M30 2.4G8BitDo M30 2.4GSource: Disclosure/8BitDo

In addition to the models listed, the Hong Kong-based company also brings several controls with visuals based on platforms such as the Super Nintendo and Nintendo 8-bit. It also offers officially licensed TurboGrafx-16, Mega Drive and Neo Geo devices, which even work with the original devices.

The company’s product selection also includes a variety of wireless adapters, which allow you to use the DualSense 4 and 5 on the Switch or use GameCube, NES and SNES controls on the platform. To top it off, the DIY line allows you to add wireless capabilities to the original controls of the Nintendo 64, PS1, Sega Saturn and NES, among other consoles.

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Source: https://www.tecmundo.com.br/voxel/284753-controle-8bitdo-bom-saiba-marca-conheca-modelos.htm

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