This is the spring and the arrival of the new buds gave ideas to Microsoft, which announces new controllers for the Xbox Family. This is the “Spring 2022” collection, officially presented on the official website of the American manufacturer. And who says spring, “says bright and sunny colors, no wonder to see that the choice has focused on a palette of pastel tones. To implement these new pads, the Microsoft Design Team has joined 3 other companies, Powera, Otterbox and 8Bitdo, to be both original and innovative. First observation, each controller of this collection “Spring 2022” is wired with a cable of 3 meters, which is quite comfortable. Another feature, the presence of a wheel to adjust the sound of its helmet-micro as it is plugged into the joystick’s jack port. There are 5 different colors that are offered, some being a color gradient, others putting on one and the same color, while others are dressed with a camouflage pattern or cloud. The displayed rate is $ 37.99 in the United States. In France, these controllers are not yet announced.
- Lavender Swirl: Bewrinkling, whirlpool and psychedelic.
- Cotton Candy Blue: Sweet sensation inspired by the softeners of childhood.
- Pink Lemonade: Glacial and refreshing design to brighten up any game session.
- Purple Camo: The Pastel Purple meets rough camouflage.
- Pastel Dream: soothing melters that transform stress into a sweet symphony of game prowess.
But that’s not all, Microsoft takes the opportunity to highlight a protection shell signed Otterbox, already known in the United States for its protective coatings for smartphones and other electronic devices. The idea with this silicone protection is to protect its joystick of course, but also ensure a better grip via reinforced rubber handles that can be removed at any time. But there is also a designer desire with this hull that confers a really aggressive look at Xbox controllers. It’s a three-stroke. On the other hand, what stings is the price higher than the joystick itself, since it will have to pay $ 39.99…