Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 gets a reveal

The long rumoured Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 accessory has finally been given a reveal. It took longer than expected, but we now know that a second iteration of Microsoft’s premier specialty controller is in the works and will soon be released.

Revealed through a short but in-depth video, Series 2 of the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller looks to have numerous upgrades and improvements in hand. They include:

  • Adjustable tension thumbsticks
  • A new trigger grip
  • Redesigned buttons
  • Shorter hair trigger locks
  • Wraparound rubberized grip
  • More thumbstick and paddle options
  • Three custom profiles
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • An internal rechargeable battery
  • A charging dock
  • The ability to stay charged for up to 40 hours of gameplay
  • Xbox and PC connectivity

The Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 can currently be pre-ordered through