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Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 - Core Edition (Red)

£124.99

Released: 25th April 2023. Experience the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core in red, featuring adjustable-tension thumbsticks, wrap-around rubberised grip, and shorter hair trigger locks. Enjoy limitless customisation withexclusive button mapping options in the Xbox Accessories app—even pick which colour the Xbox button lights up with. Save up to 3 custom profiles on the controller and switch between them on the fly. Stay in the gamewith up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and refined components that are built to last. Use Xbox Wireless, Bluetooth, or the included USB-C cable to play on console, PC, and mobile. Designed to meet the core needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core in red puts exceptional performance, customisation, and durability where it matters most—in your hands.* Built for performance Fire faster with shorter hair trigger locks.Achieve greater control with paddles (sold separately). Optimised for you Enhance your aiming with adjustable-tension thumbsticks. Customise with additional D-pads, thumbsticks, and more (all sold separately). Limitless customisation Reassign buttons, tweak sensitivity, and switch profiles on the fly.* Extend your gameplay Stay in the game with a rechargeable long-life battery and durable components. Play like a pro Designed to meet the needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core puts exceptional performance, customisation, and durability where it matters most—in your hands. Play across devices Use Xbox Wireless, Bluetooth®, or the included USB-C cable to play across Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows PC. More ways to customise Experience limitless customisationwith exclusive button mapping options in the Xbox Accessories app.* Designed for extended gameplay Stay in the gamewith up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and refined components that are built to last.* System requirements For use with Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and Xbox One systems and PCs running Windows 7 or later. Windows 10/11: requires Bluetooth, included USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless adapter (sold separately). Windows 7 or 8.1: requires included USB-C cable; some functionality not supported. Drivers available at xbox.com/xboxone/PC-controller. Xbox Accessories app requirements Available on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, and Windows PCs. Audio Includes 3.5mm stereo headset jack. Also compatible with the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter and all other Xbox controller accessories made by Microsoft. Haptic feedback Features impulse triggers and rumble motors. Motor control can be adjusted in the app. Weight 330g (+/- 15g) when using with a faceted D-pad and standard thumbsticks attached. Connectivity Connect to Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One X, or Xbox One S consoles with Xbox Wireless, or using the included 9’ USB-C cable. Wirelessly connect to Windows 10/11 PCs, tablets, Android, and iOS devices using Bluetooth, or with the included 9’ USB-C cable. Connect to Windows 7 or 8.1 PCs with the included 9’ USB-C cable; some functionality not supported. Thumbstick control Use the included thumbstick-adjustment tool to manually change thumbstick tension, with 3 tension settings to choose from. Adjust thumbstick sensitivity curves with the Xbox Accessories app, or swap thumbstick inputs so that the left thumbstick controls the right thumbstick input and vice versa. Battery Internal, rechargeable battery with up to 40 hours of battery life per charge. Battery life varies with usage and other factors. Assignable buttons A, B, X, and Y; D-pad up, down, left, and right; left and right bumpers; left and right triggers; left and right thumbstick click. *Important information:  Battery life varies significantly with additional accessories, usage, and other factors. Testing conducted by Microsoft using preproduction units. xbox.com/elitebattery. Xbox Accessories app features—including button mapping and profile configuration—are available only on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10/11. Operating system updates: may be required. Go to xbox.com/xboxone/controller-OS for more information. Windows 10/11: Requires Bluetooth, compatible USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless Adapter (sold separately). Android, iOS, & Bluetooth: Select devices and versions. Some functionality not supported. Software download may be required via Windows PC or console. See xbox.com/controller-compatibility. Use with controller compatible games. You must accept the Warranty & Agreement at xbox.com/warranty and Software License Agreement at xbox.com/slt. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Microsoft Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. *item fulfilled by Exertis on behalf of hmv

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  • Details

    Released:
    25th April 2023
    Format:
    Xbox Series X Controller
    Barcode:
    196388110810
  • Description

    Experience the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core in red, featuring adjustable-tension thumbsticks, wrap-around rubberised grip, and shorter hair trigger locks. Enjoy limitless customisation withexclusive button mapping options in the Xbox Accessories app—even pick which colour the Xbox button lights up with. Save up to 3 custom profiles on the controller and switch between them on the fly. Stay in the gamewith up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and refined components that are built to last. Use Xbox Wireless, Bluetooth, or the included USB-C cable to play on console, PC, and mobile. Designed to meet the core needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core in red puts exceptional performance, customisation, and durability where it matters most—in your hands.*

    Built for performance
    Fire faster with shorter hair trigger locks.Achieve greater control with paddles (sold separately).

    Optimised for you
    Enhance your aiming with adjustable-tension thumbsticks. Customise with additional D-pads, thumbsticks, and more (all sold separately).

    Limitless customisation
    Reassign buttons, tweak sensitivity, and switch profiles on the fly.*

    Extend your gameplay
    Stay in the game with a rechargeable long-life battery and durable components.

    Play like a pro
    Designed to meet the needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core puts exceptional performance, customisation, and durability where it matters most—in your hands.

    Play across devices
    Use Xbox Wireless, Bluetooth®, or the included USB-C cable to play across Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows PC.

    More ways to customise
    Experience limitless customisationwith exclusive button mapping options in the Xbox Accessories app.*

    Designed for extended gameplay
    Stay in the gamewith up to 40 hours of rechargeable battery life and refined components that are built to last.*

    System requirements
    For use with Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and Xbox One systems and PCs running Windows 7 or later. Windows 10/11: requires Bluetooth, included USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless adapter (sold separately). Windows 7 or 8.1: requires included USB-C cable; some functionality not supported. Drivers available at xbox.com/xboxone/PC-controller.

    Xbox Accessories app requirements
    Available on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, and Windows PCs.

    Audio
    Includes 3.5mm stereo headset jack. Also compatible with the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter and all other Xbox controller accessories made by Microsoft.

    Haptic feedback
    Features impulse triggers and rumble motors. Motor control can be adjusted in the app.

    Weight
    330g (+/- 15g) when using with a faceted D-pad and standard thumbsticks attached.

    Connectivity
    Connect to Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One X, or Xbox One S consoles with Xbox Wireless, or using the included 9’ USB-C cable. Wirelessly connect to Windows 10/11 PCs, tablets, Android, and iOS devices using Bluetooth, or with the included 9’ USB-C cable. Connect to Windows 7 or 8.1 PCs with the included 9’ USB-C cable; some functionality not supported.

    Thumbstick control
    Use the included thumbstick-adjustment tool to manually change thumbstick tension, with 3 tension settings to choose from. Adjust thumbstick sensitivity curves with the Xbox Accessories app, or swap thumbstick inputs so that the left thumbstick controls the right thumbstick input and vice versa.

    Battery
    Internal, rechargeable battery with up to 40 hours of battery life per charge. Battery life varies with usage and other factors.

    Assignable buttons
    A, B, X, and Y; D-pad up, down, left, and right; left and right bumpers; left and right triggers; left and right thumbstick click.

    *Important information: 
    Battery life varies significantly with additional accessories, usage, and other factors. Testing conducted by Microsoft using preproduction units. xbox.com/elitebattery. Xbox Accessories app features—including button mapping and profile configuration—are available only on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10/11. Operating system updates: may be required. Go to xbox.com/xboxone/controller-OS for more information.

    Windows 10/11: Requires Bluetooth, compatible USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless Adapter (sold separately). Android, iOS, & Bluetooth: Select devices and versions. Some functionality not supported. Software download may be required via Windows PC or console. See xbox.com/controller-compatibility. Use with controller compatible games. You must accept the Warranty & Agreement at xbox.com/warranty and Software License Agreement at xbox.com/slt.

    The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Microsoft Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.

    *item fulfilled by Exertis on behalf of hmv
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    • We've extended our returns policy for the Christmas period to offer you more flexibility with your purchase. You can return items bought online at hmv.com any time in November and December 2023 right up until Wednesday 31st January 2024, provided that they are returned unopened, unused, and in perfect condition.
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