Gamepads for PC

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

Gamepads are rather quite interesting input device for normal non-gaming use of computer. For example, You programer you. Because, they provide some 8 buttons, plus several joysticks and direction-pads.

Steam Controller

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Steam Controller. Buy at amazon

This is the best. You got 2 touchpads that can be remapped in many ways, plus 1 joystick, plus 13 buttons, both touchpads can be pressed down.

full review: Steam Controller

Microsoft Xbox 360 wireless controller for Windows

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Microsoft Xbox 360 controller

Both wired and wireless versions are available.

Logitech gamepad F710 wireless for PC

Logitech gamepad F710 wireless for PC
“Logitech gamepad F710 wireless for PC” Buy at amazon

Both wired and wireless versions are available.

Logitech gamepad F310 wired for PC

This one doesn't look so flashy, but is very highly rated.

According to amazon reviewers, works in Linux, Mac, and Windows 10 too. Just download the latest driver.

Logitech gamepad F310 wired for PC
“Logitech gamepad F310 wired for PC” Buy at amazon

Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller

not sure about this one. Too expensive, and the swappable parts is too much of a fuzz. But, it seems cool. Putting here for now.

Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller Review

Saitek X52 Flight Control System

putting this here temp.

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“Saitek X52 Flight Control System”. Buy at amazon One of the fancy joystick.
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