New Xbox Gaming Accessories Revealed By OtterBox (VIDEO)
It looks like mobile electronic accessory retailer OtterBox is finally taking the next step into mobile gaming accessories. The company has officially announced its new line of products dedicated to Xbox gaming peripherals for those looking to add some extra protection or versatility to their controllers.
“Gaming is one of the unique spaces where everyone has the opportunity to compete and connect, especially as we are physically distanced. This connection is enhanced with advances in cloud gaming and fast 5G networks,” OtterBox CEO Jim Parke said during the reveal at CES 2021. “OtterBox is the best in the world at providing trusted mobile accessories, and we’re better positioned than anyone to deliver a premium gaming experience. This portfolio and our accessories designed for Xbox marks a major entry into the gaming market for us.”
The Xbox gaming accessories that were announced today are the Easy Grip Controller Shell, the Gaming Carry Case, the Mobile Gaming Clip, and the Easy Grip Gaming Case and Gaming Glass Privacy Guard for the “latest iPhone devices.” Here’s a look at each Xbox gaming accessory product with their accompanying blurb from OtterBox:
“Take your Xbox Wireless Controller on the go and protect it at home with the OtterBox Easy Grip Controller Shell. This compact gaming controller shell lets you personalize the look and feel of your controller while maintaining hand-feel and access to buttons and triggers. Get a pro-level experience with swappable grips with lasting antimicrobial protection.1 The OtterBox Easy Grip Controller Shell is available for Xbox Wireless Controllers.” The price of the Easy Grip Controller Shell is $39.95.
“An ergonomic answer to seamless mobile gaming, the OtterBox Mobile Gaming Clip is great for at home or on-the-go. This adaptable clip attaches your smartphone to your Xbox Wireless Controller and boasts trusted OtterBox quality. The Mobile Gaming Clip adapts to your environment with adjustable angle and balance based on your preferences and lighting. This versatile clip can also be used as a table-top stand and folds down for compact travel. The Mobile Gaming Clip is compatible with Xbox Wireless Controllers and the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2, as well as the OtterBox Easy Grip Controller Shell. The Mobile Gaming Clip will work with virtually all smartphones, with or without an OtterBox protective case.” The price of the Mobile Gaming Clip is $29.95.
“Get your gaming up and out in no time with the OtterBox Gaming Carry Cases. As the first gaming controller case designed for mobile use, this compact carryall guards joysticks and triggers from damage during transport. When it’s ‘game on,’ the case converts to a gaming stand to create the ultimate mobile command center. The case is compatible with Xbox Wireless Controllers and the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 and designed to house all of the elements in the OtterBox gaming ecosystem.” The price of the Gaming Carrying Case is $44.95.
“The Easy Grip Gaming Case is made to game on the go. Ergonomically designed for entertainment-mode, the Easy Grip Gaming Case integrates cool-to-touch materials to keep the console protected and feeling great in your hand level after level. The Easy Grip Gaming Case will be available for the latest iPhone devices with more designs coming soon.” The price of the Easy Grip Gaming Case is $54.95.
“OtterBox Gaming Glass Privacy Guard is the first screen protector in the world to be optimized for mobile gaming. This scratch-resistant glass provides industry-first screen privacy in entertainment (landscape) orientation to prevent visual hacking while you game wherever you are. Gaming Glass Privacy Guard also boasts an antimicrobial agent that blocks microbial growth and will be available for the latest iPhone devices.” The price of the Gaming Glass Privacy Guard is $49.95.
OtterBox’s new line of Xbox gaming accessories will be available for pre-order on January 25 and will start shipping in mid-February.
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