Scuf Gaming’s new controllers may very well be a fantastic various to the PlayStation 5 DualSense for PC
Scuf Gaming has launched its extremely anticipated vary of PS5 controllers. The Corsair owned firm obtained reward for its PS4, Xbox One, and Xbox X/S sequence of controllers and we’re huge followers of the corporate’s Intuition Professional controller. Avid gamers have been desirous to see what the corporate would provide as soon as it jumped into the PS5 fray, and now that wait is over.
The three Scuf Reflex controllers provide a number of options, however in addition they include very steep costs, to place it mildly. We wouldn’t usually cowl a devoted console peripheral, however the brand new Reflex controllers are Home windows appropriate too, so we’re all good. There are three completely different fashions. The Reflex, Reflex Professional, and the first-person shooter optimised mannequin, the Reflex FPS.
Oh, did we point out the value? The Reflex vary begins at $200.
At that worth, you’d count on some severe construct high quality and performance. By the look of issues they ship. The vary options 4 immediately programmable and detachable rear paddles. These could be programmed on the fly, without having for software program and could be switched to swimsuit completely different video games. The Reflex is designed to enhance upon the consolation of Sony’s DualSense controller with improved grips, interchangeable thumbsticks and anti-friction rings. After all, they function Bluetooth compatibility, USB Kind-C recharging and a headset mute button.
The Reflex Professional provides some additional options together with a ‘high-performance grip’ although we’ll want to check it ourselves to see if it’s well worth the $30 worth premium.
The Reflex FPS sells for a whopping $260. It’s Scuf’s first devoted first-person shooter gamepad. It omits the doubtless distracting vibration motors whereas making the controller lighter. Its triggers are designed for fast activation, eliminating set off pull. We are able to see the attraction of the Reflex FPS for console players, nevertheless it’s exhausting to beat the great outdated keyboard and mouse combo in the case of PC first-person taking pictures.
The Scuf Reflex controllers can be found by way of the Scuf retailer; nonetheless, it seems as if the primary batch has already bought out. Some players will discover a good shock of their Christmas stocking this yr, however the remainder of us should wait till not less than January to get a Relex controller in our palms.