Sony Debuts A Sleek PS5 Controller With Haptic Feedback & Adaptive Triggers

Apr 8, 2020

Category: Tech

Once again, shots have been fired in the great console war between Sony and Microsoft. This time, it was Sony debuting its brand-new DualSense PlayStation 5 controller — which many folks have said looks an awful lot like those of the Xbox One, except much, much better.

The surprise unveiling came just yesterday via the PlayStation Blog and, along with a series of photos, gave fans and critics alike a bevy of information as to what we can expect from this new video gaming controller. Sony’s intention was to keep much of what made the DualShock, the previous generation’s controller, so good but also improve upon it in a number of ways. That includes improved haptic feedback for more immersion and realism, adaptive triggers — which can automatically increase or decrease resistance in conjunction with in-game events (like drawing back a bowstring) — an in-controller microphone for headset-free in-game communication, and a new ‘Create’ button in place of the old ‘Share’ one. They also managed to avoid adding extra weight despite the new features. If the PS5 console follows a similar design language and leans similarly into next-gen tech, pro-Sony gamers everywhere are in for a real treat.

Learn More: Here

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Tech

Carroll Shelby's Own Long Lost Mustangs Were Used To Make These REC Watches

A piece of American automotive history you can wear on your wrist.

Posted By Tim Huber

Partner
Featured Image

Samsung Sets Its Sights On Apple With The Reveal Of Its All-New Galaxy Buds Pro

With effective ANC capable of eliminating up to 99% of background noise.

Posted By

Jan 15, 2021

Featured Image

Razer’s Smart N95 Face Mask Has A Built-In A/C System, Mic, & Speakers

The unit comes with a wireless charging case for quick juicing-up.

Posted By

Jan 14, 2021

Featured Image

The ASUS ROG Swift PG32UQ Is The Very First 32” HDMI 2.1 Gaming Monitor

Supporting 4K graphics at up to 120Hz and packing a 1ms MPRT.

Posted By

Jan 14, 2021

Featured Image

Razer’s Next-Level Gaming Chair Has A Curved 60″ Display For Ultra-Immersion

Housed behind the headrest, the screen deploys at the push of a button.

Posted By

Jan 13, 2021

Featured Image

Samsung Slims Down Its Frame TV & Offers A 1.4K+ Piece Art Subscription Service

Users will be able to choose from over 1,400+ different pieces to display.

Posted By

Jan 13, 2021