2016 was a great year for gaming on Xbox – Microsoft brought new Xbox One S, the ultimate gaming and 4K entertainment system with 4K UHD Blu-ray, 4K video streaming and High Dynamic Rangea and they released over 100 console-exclusive games. Today, Microsoft introduces two more color options for the Xbox Wireless Controller that provide even more choice to the fans so they can game how they want.
The first new controller is the Xbox Wireless Controller – Red , which has a two-tone matte red finish with gloss highlights on the triggers, bumpers and D-pad, as well as behind the thumbsticks. The Xbox Wireless Controller – Red is available now in the U.S., exclusively at Microsoft Store, microsoftstore.com and GameStop, for $64.99 USD. The controller is also shipping to select retailers worldwide today.
The second new controller is the Xbox Wireless Controller – Green/Orange, which has a similar design to the Xbox Wireless Controller – Red, but it’s green with orange accents. This controller comes with a green matte finish and gloss highlights on the triggers, bumpers and D-pad, as well as orange accents behind the thumbsticks. The Xbox Wireless Controller – Green/Orange is shipping exclusively to Microsoft Store, microsoftstore.com and Walmart in the U.S. on January 24, and is priced at $64.99 USD. The controller will also be available at select retailers worldwide starting January 31.
Both controllers feature all the benefits of the latest Xbox Wireless Controller, including textured grip, improved wireless range and Bluetooth technology for gaming on Windows 10 devices or on Samsung Gear VR. These controllers are compatible for gaming on Xbox One, Xbox One S and Windows 10 PCs and tablets. You can also take advantage of the custom button mapping feature through the Xbox Accessories App, available for download from the Xbox Store or Windows Store.