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Last update on 2018-01-18 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API - More info

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SaleBestseller No. 1Bestseller No. 1
ZD-V+ USB Wired Gaming Controller Gamepad For PC(Windows XP/7/8/10) & PS3 & Android - [Black]
927 Reviews
ZD-V+ USB Wired Gaming Controller Gamepad For PC(Windows XP/7/8/10) & PS3 & Android - [Black]
  • Support PC Windows XP / 7 / 8 / 10 & Play Station 3
  • Support Android (version 4.0 or above, and the device must fully support OTG function)
  • Support Plug and Play, only for PC games supporting Xinput mode / Play Sation 3
  • Feature: Multi-mode: Xinput & DirectInput / Vibration Feedback Function / JD-SWTICH Function (exchange the functions of D-pad and Left-Stick in Xinput mode)
  • USB Wired Gamepad (PS architecture) - Does not support the Xbox 360 / Xbox One / Mac OS
SaleBestseller No. 2Bestseller No. 2
EasySMX Wireless 2.4G Game Controller with Vibration Fire Button range up to 10m Support PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV Box Portable Gaming Joystick Handle (Black and Blue)
193 Reviews
EasySMX Wireless 2.4G Game Controller with Vibration Fire Button range up to 10m Support PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV Box Portable Gaming Joystick Handle (Black and Blue)
  • 【Wide Compatibility】EasySMX Wireless game Controller Supports PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV box and Android (version 4.0 or above, the device must fully support OTG function)
  • 【2.4G Wireless Transmission】2.4G Wireless Transmission Technology ensures stable connection and zero delay, offers a range up to 10 meters (32.8 feet). You can sit far away from the game console and enjoy playing without fearing data loss or signal interference
  • 【Dual Vibration Feedback】 Asymmetric vibrating motor brings you different feeling of vibration levels, including headshots, explosion, and collision. The gamer feels as if they are right there in the battlefield
  • 【Ergonomics Design】 The gamepad's shape fits your hands naturally. Handgrips adopt textured rubber that increases friction, prevent hand sweat from making the gamepad sticky. Completely comfortable for people even for long time game playing
  • 【Battery Powered】The game controller is powered by 2 pieces of AA batteries. 2 pieces of 1800mAh AA batteries enable the gamepad to work up to 20 hours. The battery is NOT included in the package
Bestseller No. 3Bestseller No. 3
AmazonBasics Xbox One Wired Controller (Black)
81 Reviews
AmazonBasics Xbox One Wired Controller (Black)
  • Black wired controller for Xbox One plugs directly into Xbox One via 9.8-foot USB cable
  • Dual rumble motors create a realistic gaming experience
  • 3.5mm jack for plugging in headsets (not included)
  • Compatible with select PC games on Windows 8 and above
  • Officially licensed by Xbox; backed by an AmazonBasics one-year limited warranty
SaleBestseller No. 4Bestseller No. 4
EasySMX Wireless 2.4G Game Controller with Vibration Fire Button range up to 10m Support PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV Box Portable Gaming Joystick Handle (Black and Red)
146 Reviews
EasySMX Wireless 2.4G Game Controller with Vibration Fire Button range up to 10m Support PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV Box Portable Gaming Joystick Handle (Black and Red)
  • 【Wide Compatibility】EasySMX Wireless game Controller Supports PC (Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10), PS3, Android, Vista, TV box and Android (version 4.0 or above, the device must fully support OTG function)
  • 【2.4G Wireless Transmission】2.4G Wireless Transmission Technology ensures stable connection and zero delay, offers a range up to 10 meters (32.8 feet). You can sit far away from the game console and enjoy playing without fearing data loss or signal interference
  • 【Dual Vibration Feedback】 Asymmetric vibrating motor brings you different feeling of vibration levels, including headshots, explosion, and collision. The gamer feels as if they are right there in the battlefieldreless Transmission】2.4G Wireless Transmission Technology ensures stable connection and zero delay, offers a range up to 10 meters (32.8 feet). You can sit far away from the game console and enjoy playing without fearing data loss or signal interference
  • 【Ergonomics Design】 The gamepad's shape fits your hands naturally. Handgrips adopt textured rubber that increases friction, prevent hand sweat from making the gamepad sticky. Completely comfortable for people even for long time game playing
  • 【Battery Powered】The game controller is powered by 2 pieces of AA batteries. 2 pieces of 1800mAh AA batteries enable the gamepad to work up to 20 hours. The battery is NOT included in the package
SaleBestseller No. 5Bestseller No. 5
ZD T Gaming wired Gamepad Controller Joystick For PC(Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10) / PlayStation 3 / Android / Steam - Not support the Xbox 360/One
228 Reviews
ZD T Gaming wired Gamepad Controller Joystick For PC(Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10) / PlayStation 3 / Android / Steam - Not support the Xbox 360/One
  • For PC Windows XP / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 & Play Station 3&Steam&Android (Above version 4.0,and the device must support the OTG function entirely)
  • Warning:The gamepad can be exchanged in three months. If you have any problems when you using the gamepad, please email to contact us first,we will solve the problem at once.
  • Full Vibration Feedback / JD-SWITCH Function
  • Multi-Mode : Xinput / DirectInput, Plug and Play - limited to the PC games that support the Xinput Mode
  • Interface: USB-Not support the Xbox 360 / One
Bestseller No. 6Bestseller No. 6
GameSir G3w Wired Gaming PC Controller(Windows 10/8.1/8/7), USB Dual Shock Gamepad for PS3(No Phone Bracket)
293 Reviews
GameSir G3w Wired Gaming PC Controller(Windows 10/8.1/8/7), USB Dual Shock Gamepad for PS3(No Phone Bracket)
  • ✔ Supports Windows 10/8.1/8/7, Play Station 3/ Android TV Box/ Android smartphone(Need OTG function). Note: Don't support the PS4/Xbox one/ Xbox 360/Mac/iOS
  • ✔ Compatible with Steam games, Raspberry Pi, X-input/D-input Games,
  • ✔ Dual Vibration game experience in PC games. Don't support on android smartphone.
  • ✔ Plug and Play, no need to install the driver on windows PC, multiple platform gamepad for your device
  • ✔ Clasical button layout and comfortable designed. As official Store, any problem we provide exchange service, please contact with us in the first time if you have any question.
SaleBestseller No. 7Bestseller No. 7
[New Year Gifts for Gamer] EasySMX Wired Game Controller Joystick with Dual-Vibration TURBO and TRIGGER Buttons for Windows/ Android/ PS3/ TV Box (Gray)
133 Reviews
[New Year Gifts for Gamer] EasySMX Wired Game Controller Joystick with Dual-Vibration TURBO and TRIGGER Buttons for Windows/ Android/ PS3/ TV Box (Gray)
  • 【Wide Compatibility】EasySMX ESM-9100 Wired Game Controller works with Windows, Vista, TV box, PS3 and Android 4.0 or above with OTG function. Xbox 360/ Xbox One/ Mac/ IOS is not supported
  • 【Plug & Play】You can start playing right after getting it to your hands. The USB cable extends 2 meters long (6.5 feet) and you can play sitting a bit far away from the console
  • 【Dual vibrators】Vibrating motors are embedded in the side grips and deliver distinct feedback during the game, enhancing the immersion and realism of the game scenarios
  • 【Ergonomics Design】Asymmetrical design of the joysticks is based on ergonomics and designed for the most comfortable thumb position. Ensure you optimal feeling when playing
Bestseller No. 8Bestseller No. 8
SQDeal USB Dual Shock Joystick Gamepad Gaming Controller [Double Vibration Feedback Motors] for PC Computer Laptop Window (Black)
143 Reviews
SQDeal USB Dual Shock Joystick Gamepad Gaming Controller [Double Vibration Feedback Motors] for PC Computer Laptop Window (Black)
  • Double Vibration feedback motors, Soft-Touch, easy grab buttons
  • Analog + Digital Dual fighting setting. Analog + Digital Dual fighting setting. 12 fire button and 4 Axis.Cable Length: Approx. 1.5 m / 4.9 feet
  • Works great for many old and new PC games.Compatible with: Windows/95/98/ME/2000/XP Vista/Win7, Download the driver from Description. Not fit for Window 10
  • In certain circumstances, some game applications might not support joystick input, you could please google and download JoyToKey. JoyToKey is an useful software that enables PC game controllers to mimic a mouse and the keyboard.
  • Compatible with: Windows/95/98/ME/2000/XP Vista/Win7, if you want to work on window 8/10, you just search ASIN:"B01M24YSG6" "B01M9BD4CM".
SaleBestseller No. 9Bestseller No. 9
Microsoft Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows
1572 Reviews
Microsoft Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows
  • Wired play on PC - Works across Microsoft's gaming platforms. Connect with cable on your PC. Play wired or wirelessly on your Xbox One delivering a flexible gaming experience.
  • Wired Controller - Enjoy a powered and reliable connection with a wired controller. No need to change batteries.
  • Redesigned D-pad - The redesigned D-pad provides greater precision and is responsive to both sweeping and directional movements.
  • Ergonomic design - Grips and contours have been designed to fit your hands more comfortably. Wired play on PC
  • Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows RT 8.1, Windows RT, and Windows 7. Wired or wireless play on Xbox One
SaleBestseller No. 10Bestseller No. 10
[Upgraded] MYGT Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android / Windows PC / PS3 / VR / TV Box (White)
100 Reviews
[Upgraded] MYGT Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android / Windows PC / PS3 / VR / TV Box (White)
  • Multi-platform: Android / Windows XP/7/8/10 / iOS / Sony PlayStation 3 / smart TV / TV box / Samsung Gear VR, capable of playing thousands of Android and PC games. Note: It is not an Apple MFi Certified controller, supports playing icade games on iOS.
  • Wireless Connectivity: Wireless, fast and easily pair with the Android devices and PC via Bluetooth 4.0 or 2.4GHz wireless USB dongle included. Built-in 700mAh lithium battery provides you 18-hour continuous gameplay and 12-month stand-by time.
  • Well-built Layout and Buttons: Ergonomic and streamline layout, appropriate knob location (A, B, Y, X, D-Pad, Triggers, Functions), 360-degree joysticks without dead-zone, premium material, none of cheap plastic feel and comfortable grip, solid and durable, more than 2 million times button life.
  • How to Use: Turn On: Switch the bottom button to ON (green), press the "Home" button for 3 seconds, the LED 1 BLUE flash, waiting for pairing. Indicators:LED 1 BLUE for Android, LED 2 GREEN for IOS, LED 3 WHITE for 2.4G dongle, LED 4 RED for charge. Press Start + I Switch the ios to the icade games, 3 LEDs (blue, green, white) long bright, the connection is successfully.
  • What You Get: MYGT wireless game controller, 2.4GHz wireless USB dongle, micro USB charging cable, User Manual, 30-day money-back guarantee, worry-free 24-month warranty and friendly customer service.[Note: Any problem you have, feel free to contact with us by mail firstly.]
SaleBestseller No. 11Bestseller No. 11
Xbox Controller + Cable for Windows
300 Reviews
Xbox Controller + Cable for Windows
  • Compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7, Xbox one, Xbox one play and charge kit, Xbox one chat headset, and Xbox one Stereo headset
  • Experience the enhanced comfort and feel of the new Xbox wireless controller
  • Get up to twice the wireless range compared to previous Xbox One Controllers (tested using the Xbox One S Console)
  • USB cable for the most steadfast gaming experience on Windows 10 devices
  • AA batteries sold separately
Bestseller No. 12Bestseller No. 12
Bowink USB Pc Computer Vibration Shock Wired Gamepad Game Controller Joystick Game Pad (Black 1)
9 Reviews
Bowink USB Pc Computer Vibration Shock Wired Gamepad Game Controller Joystick Game Pad (Black 1)
  • 100% brand new and high quality
  • Works great for many old and new PC games.
  • The reasonable human body construction design felling is more comfortable
  • Dual Vibration feedback motors, Soft-Touch, easy grab buttons.
  • Plug-and-play, easy installation with no software required
SaleBestseller No. 13Bestseller No. 13
BEBONCOOL Wired Game Controller Gamepad with Vibration Feedback for PS 3/ Windows PC/Steam
528 Reviews
BEBONCOOL Wired Game Controller Gamepad with Vibration Feedback for PS 3/ Windows PC/Steam
  • Support PC Windows XP / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10/vista, Play Station 3
  • Support Android phone/table with OTG cable
  • PC games supporting X-input mode
  • Multi-mode: X-input & D-Input &Android; Vibration Feedback Function
  • Does not support the Xbox 360 / Xbox One / Mac OS
SaleBestseller No. 14Bestseller No. 14
Xbox Controller + Wireless Adapter for Windows
300 Reviews
Xbox Controller + Wireless Adapter for Windows
  • Compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 7, Xbox One, Xbox One Play and Charge Kit, Xbox One Chat Headset, and Xbox One Stereo Headset
  • Experience the enhanced comfort and feel of the new Xbox Wireless Controller
  • Get up to twice the wireless range compared to previous Xbox One Controllers (tested using the Xbox One S Console)
  • Wireless adapter supports up to 8 wireless controllers, plus up to 4 chat headsets or 2 Stereo headsets
  • AA batteries sold separately
Bestseller No. 15Bestseller No. 15
AmazonBasics Xbox One Wired Controller (White)
81 Reviews
AmazonBasics Xbox One Wired Controller (White)
  • White wired controller for Xbox One plugs directly into Xbox One via 9.8-foot USB cable
  • Dual rumble motors create a realistic gaming experience
  • 3.5mm jack for plugging in headsets (not included)
  • Compatible with select PC games on Windows 8 and above
  • Officially licensed by Xbox; backed by an AmazonBasics one-year limited warranty
Bestseller No. 16Bestseller No. 16
Wired USB Game Controller Gamepad Game Joystick Joypad for Microsoft Xbox 360 & Windows PC (Black)
211 Reviews
Wired USB Game Controller Gamepad Game Joystick Joypad for Microsoft Xbox 360 & Windows PC (Black)
  • New left and right shoulder buttons are designed for easy of use
  • Vibrating feedback for enhanced game experience
  • Wired USB Game Pad controller for Microsoft Xbox 360 PC Windows XP/ Win 7
  • Integrated headset port for Xbox LIVE play
  • Works with PC (Windows) & Xbox 360 Consoles
SaleBestseller No. 17Bestseller No. 17
MYGT Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android Smartphone Windows PC PS3 VR TV Box (Red)
103 Reviews
MYGT Wireless Gaming Controller Gamepad for Android Smartphone Windows PC PS3 VR TV Box (Red)
  • Multi-platform: Android / Windows XP/7/8/10 / iOS / Sony PlayStation 3 / smart TV / TV box / Samsung Gear VR, capable of playing thousands of Android and PC games. Note: It is not an Apple MFi Certified controller, supports playing icade games on iOS.
  • Wireless Connectivity: Wireless, fast and easily pair with the Android devices and PC via Bluetooth 4.0 or 2.4GHz wireless USB dongle included. Built-in 700mAh lithium battery provides you 18-hour continuous gameplay and 12-month stand-by time.
  • Well-built Layout and Buttons: Ergonomic and streamline layout, appropriate knob location (A, B, Y, X, D-Pad, Triggers, Functions), 360-degree joysticks without dead-zone, premium material, none of cheap plastic feel and comfortable grip, solid and durable, more than 2 million times button life.
  • How to Use: Turn On: Switch the bottom button to ON (green), press the "Home" button for 3 seconds, the LED 1 BLUE flash, waiting for pairing. Indicators:LED 1 BLUE for Android, LED 2 GREEN for IOS, LED 3 WHITE for 2.4G dongle, LED 4 RED for charge. Press Start + I Switch the ios to the icade games, 3 LEDs (blue, green, white) long bright, the connection is successfully.
  • What You Get: MYGT wireless game controller, 2.4GHz wireless USB dongle, micro USB charging cable, User Manual, 30-day money-back guarantee, worry-free 24-month warranty and friendly customer service.[Note: Any problem you have, feel free to contact with us by mail firstly.]
Bestseller No. 18Bestseller No. 18
Game Controller,USB Wired Joypad with Dual Shock Joystick Gamepad for PC/Computer/Laptop(RECCAZR GP003 Black)
39 Reviews
Game Controller,USB Wired Joypad with Dual Shock Joystick Gamepad for PC/Computer/Laptop(RECCAZR GP003 Black)
  • Double Vibration feedback motors,it will give you a more realistic gaming experience.
  • Analog + Digital Dual fighting mode with free switch and bring more fun games.Analog model is more suitable for high precision games like racing and shooting game.
  • USB Wired Powered, plug and paly.Works great for many old and new PC games.
  • eliable 3D ergonomic design, comfortable feeling, it is not easy to fatigue your hands.2 AXIS 12 button design ,Sensitive keys ,handy manipulation.
  • Compatible with: Windows/95/98/ME/2000/XP Vista/Win7
SaleBestseller No. 19Bestseller No. 19
GameSir G3w Wired USB Gamepad Game Controller Joystick for PC(Windows 7/8/8.1/10) & Android(Smartphone/Tablet/TV BOX) & PS3
293 Reviews
GameSir G3w Wired USB Gamepad Game Controller Joystick for PC(Windows 7/8/8.1/10) & Android(Smartphone/Tablet/TV BOX) & PS3
  • Simple plug and play by USB connection, compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7, android smartphone/tablet(need OTG function), smart TV and PlayStation 3 console. Not requires driver or software installation.
  • Supports multi-Input standards: X-input, Direct input, android standard and PS3. It is a PC controller, android game controller and PS3 controller.
  • Extensive PC game and Android game support, familiar console style design for button layout, dual vibration bring unique gaming experience to you.
  • Come with the phone holder, fit with 3.5 to 6 inches smartphone, connect to your phone by Micro USB, make your phone become a mobile console.
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SaleBestseller No. 20Bestseller No. 20
SteelSeries 3GC Dual Vibration PC Gaming Controller
127 Reviews
SteelSeries 3GC Dual Vibration PC Gaming Controller
  • Rumble/Vibration for extra immersion
  • Dual Analog Sticks for high precision
  • 12 programmable buttons + D pad
  • Easy Plug-and-Play operation
  • Turbo mode for rapid fire

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What is the minimum time of warranty you recommended when buying a new pc controller?

We like to go with a minimum of 2 years warranty when buying a new pc controller. there is really no need to for a life time warranty as with any product there is some tear&ware and it’s ok to replace a pc controller.

What should be price range for a good pc controller?

price is a thing you should consider when buying a new pc controller. However, it shouldn’t be the biggest influencing factor. A high price tag doesn’t always equate to the best product. Similarly, a lower price doesn’t always mean the product is inferior to more expensive purchases. Look beyond the numbers and focus on the features of the shower head as well as the quality of materials. These things give you a better picture as to how much value the product truly offers.

What are the ranking factors you used to make your best pc controller list?

They are honestly too long to mention, we looked into all aspects of the specific pc controller we could find! starting from reviews, price, features and others. trying to find the very best pc controller is hard this days when so many different brands are fighting for our money.(it’s a good problem to have though.

What is the most important thing to look for when buying pc controller?

It’s highly important that you look at the quality of material when buying pc controller. You want something that will last you for several years to come. so look carefully in other buyers reviews and make the best decision on your new pc controller

I got the wrong item when buying a new pc controller, what should I do?

Contact Amazone customer support and tell them you didn’t get the pc controller you had ordered, Amazon have a great friendly staff who will assist you to solve any issue that might rise.