Gaming controllers on pc

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by G36cBossMan, Sep 24, 2016.

  1. G36cBossMan

    G36cBossMan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jun 9, 2010
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    Im currently using a wired 360 controller with xpadder but on shooting games such as call of duty etc. the sensitivity is way off i tried lowering the sensitivity in game but its still way off i was looking online and found this will this fix that issue since its an actual gaming controller designed for pc? just wanna know before i buy thanks
  2. DarkGabbz

    DarkGabbz Resident XBOX Guy

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    Get a Xbox one controller + wireless adapter.
  3. Chary

    Chary Never sleeps.

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    It's an alright gamepad, but for a few dollars more, you get the far superior Xbox One or Dual Shock 4 controllers, which have official drivers.
  4. Sonic Angel Knight

    Sonic Angel Knight GBAtemp Legend

    May 27, 2016
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    Dualshock 4 officially supports pc with Xinput? O_O
    I have a titan one, is a usb dongle that converts most hid controllers to work on consoles, PS3/PS4/Xbox 360/ Xbox one
    It works with bluetooth but need a adaptor for it, just plug and play, but is just me. It pretty sick for about $50, it even works with wii classic controller or wii u pro controller.

  5. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

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    I should also mention that many FPS/TPS type games have a measure of auto aim/aim assist on the console versions and have no such thing on the PC. It can make a fairly radical difference and not everybody knows it is missing, or might detect it as iffy sensitivity.

    It is not so bad on older games or portal or something a bit less twitchy but for something where you are killed in two shots a lot of the time it makes all the difference.
  6. G36cBossMan

    G36cBossMan GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jun 9, 2010
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    I can use an Xbox one controller without any adapters?

    I didn't think about no aim assist on pc maybe that's what it is thank you
    Last edited by G36cBossMan, Sep 24, 2016
  7. Ethevion

    Ethevion Wannabe Artist

    Sep 23, 2010
    I use my Xbox One controller with a MicroUSB cable, no special adapters.
  8. cots

    cots GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Dec 29, 2014
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    The Logitech gamepad is really good. I own one. It takes 2 AA batteries and lasts for months before needing to be replaced. It's basically like a DualShock 3.
  9. migles

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    not sure if that will fix that game but i have that controller (the other version being the wired version)
    in my case it was the solution to games that only support Xinput (game controllers usualy use directinput which most games don't support nowadays)
    this means you will be able to play games without xpadder or x360ce emulators...
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