Xbox One Phantom White Special Edition Controller Revealed (VIDEO)
The Xbox One offers one of the most diverse selections of controllers out there, with aspects such as color and accessibility being among the various ways players can customize. Not long ago saw the leak of an awesome new controller design, it including a unique scheme that faded from pale white to glorious translucent. Dubbed the Phantom White special edition controller, the unofficial peripheral has now been officially confirmed.
Revealed during the latest episode of Inside Xbox, the spiffy new controller saw its debut at SXSW, complete with a rundown of all its features. Other than its stunning look, the Phantom White Special Edition touts a textured grip design, as well as custom button mapping and a 3.5mm stereo headset jack for compatible headsets. The device also runs on Bluetooth, allowing for functionality across both Xbox One, Windows 10 devices, and the Samsung Gear VR.
— Xbox (@Xbox) March 12, 2019
This isn’t the first time Xbox has revealed a Phantom design, as they previously let the translucency fly with a Black edition of the controller last year. Those hoping to get their hands on the new White version, however, won’t have to wait much longer, as it’s set to become available on next month on April 2nd for $69.99 USD. Pre-orders are set to go live soon on the Microsoft Store.
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