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PS4 Controller Supposedly Works With Xbox 360

A YouTube user has posted a video claiming that the DualShock 4 controller works with Xbox 360 consoles.

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Lalanana1426d ago (Edited 1426d ago )

Lol.. cool. why would anyone want that too? relearn in game the button functions too?

cleft51426d ago

This is too hilarious. At the same time it is so odd, but it's also really cool technology as well. Even my 360 is hyping me for the PS4 now. Too good.

Baylex1426d ago

LOL this is too funny ahah
Imagine if DualShock 4 works on the X1?? ahah Sony would sell controllers like hot cakes

gaffyh1426d ago

If true, expect MS to block it in their next update. They aren't in the business of making their competitors money, and Sony would do the same if the Xbone controller works on PS3 or PS4.

FarEastOrient1426d ago

gaffyh

What are you talking about? Microsoft is already going to pay for the Blu-ray royalties, just as they did for the DVD royalties on the original Xbox.

mikeslemonade1426d ago (Edited 1426d ago )

Finally I got my answer. I proposed this question a couple days ago. Too bad I'm done playing current gen to try this out.

And controllers are too expensive now. I usually go solo for a while when I get the launch system. Especially now when I can just go online for multiplayer. Local multiplayer is pretty weak these days

FamilyGuy1426d ago (Edited 1426d ago )

Surprised it doesn't work natively, without the workarounds this guy is using.

The DS4 is like any other 3rd party controller once plugged in. Just like how it works on PC and is easily/instantly recognized as a controller.

I never thought about this till now but it makes perfect sense.

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Septic1426d ago

Eh? They could use it for beat em ups? The d-pad on the DS4 is brilliant.

smoothop1426d ago

If you're into beat em ups just use an arcade stick, both d-pads are crap for fighters its that simple.

OlgerO1426d ago

Dont you think that it is great that xbox 360 users can now experience the greatest controller ever made ?

Septic1426d ago

Well hold your horses there. 'the greatest controller ever made'? Maybe in your opinion but lets not get too far ahead of ourselves.

Codey471426d ago

Septic, pissing on peoples bonfires since 2011 :P

Rayansaki1426d ago

@Septic, at the very least they now have a proper controller to play fighting games...

s8anicslayer1426d ago

Also a better build quality than the 360 controller as well.

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THamm1426d ago (Edited 1426d ago )

Wonder why he's not testing the sticks? I think the X1 d-Pad has microswitches which would be great for fighters...

MasterCornholio1426d ago

For fighting games?

We all know how horrible the Xbox 360s Dpad is for those sorts of games.

Nexus 7 2013

sigfredod1426d ago

Finally a good d-pad for fighting games on the xbox360

isarai1426d ago

i would for improved d-pad

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THC CELL1426d ago

Lol Sony are at this point going to sell out on controllers

JimmyLmao1426d ago

I hope they have enough to go around!

it seems that everybody wants a bit of Sony in their life lately

(^_^)

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MASTER_RAIDEN1426d ago

i can tell you for a fact that MS is going to patch the crapppp out of this. still the coolest thing ever regardless. theres also a video of the controller working with mac, which means theres solid workarounds to make it also work with PC.

you could literally use 1 controller for 4 different platforms.

Mikelarry1426d ago

i doubt ms will care because if they can allow the xbox one to work with the ps4 i don't see them caring for this.

MASTER_RAIDEN1426d ago

completely different situation though. MS will not lose any money on having the xbone work with ps4. they WILL potentially lose a lot of money if a ps4 controller works with their console though.

OrangePowerz1426d ago

That wouldn`t be a good idea, because that would mean they patch out every wired controller support. It works because the PS4 controller is recognized as a generic controller, the same reason why it works on PC, Mac and PS3.

s8anicslayer1426d ago

It would be cool if it did actually work though.

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