New Trailer Shows How the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 Works

By Dave Horobin, 4 months ago
Microsoft announced the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 is releasing later this year during the Xbox E3 media briefing earlier this week, giving us a quick glimpse at some of the improvements and new additions compared to the previous version.

As a follow-up, Microsoft released a trailer during the Inside Xbox stream which takes a closer look at the 30+ new features in greater detail. In the video, Elliott Hsu, a Senior Designer from Microsoft's Device Design Team and Lead Designer for the Elite Wireless Controller Series 2, revealed how the controller has been in development for four years and has been completely re-engineered on both the inside and out.

Promising improved durability on the bumpers and rubber grips, as well as new features such suck as adjustable-tension thumbsticks, an integrated rechargeable battery and more, you can take an inside look at how the Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 works in the video below.



The Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 releases in November. You can find the pre-order now on the Xbox store using the panel below.

Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2
Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2

The all-new Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 features over 30 new ways to play like a pro, including adjustable-tension thumbsticks, new interchangeable components, up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and limitless customisation with the Xbox Accessories app on Xbox One and Windows 10.*

Dave Horobin
Written by Dave Horobin
Dave is the TrueAchievements Social Manager and has been a Newshound since 2010. When he's not chasing developers and publishers for early review copies, he can usually be found on the TrueAchievements social pages discussing all things TA related.