The famous company “Asus” (Asus) will release a new Xbox controller for PC later this year. The name of this controller ROG Raikiri Pro which will have an internal OLED display and a set of connectivity options such as Bluetooth and USB.
Above its Xbox button, the controller has a small 1.3-inch OLED display that shows requested animations, battery or microphone status, and more. The OLED display of the said controller (with a resolution of 128 x 40), is mostly used for changing profiles during the game, checking the charging status, Bluetooth connections, and playing text or background images. In the animation below, you can see how to display the content on the small screen of the Asus Xbox controller.
Asus Xbox controller; Suitable for DOOM game experience!
There are two buttons on the top of the Asus controller that are used to switch the controller profile during gameplay. The way the buttons work, the sensitivity frequency of the joystick and other things can be adjusted through the Asus Armory Crate program on PC. The controller also has four buttons for programming on the back, trigger lock, and a circular D-Pad.
The ROG Raikiri Pro controller is the first Xbox-licensed controller with three connection points; These three points include Bluetooth, low-latency 2.4GHz RF mode, and wired USB-C. Asus describes the ROG Raikiri Pro controller as a professional PC controller that can only connect exclusively to the Xbox Series X/S console via wired USB-C; However, many of the professional features of the ROG controller can only be expected to work fully on a PC.
The ASUS controller also has a built-in ESS DAC, a 3.5mm headphone jack and a mute button. The company has not announced an exact release date for the Raikiri Pro controller and its price. It is likely that the mentioned controller will be available to those interested sometime in the first quarter of 2023. The Doom game experience will definitely be more enjoyable with the Asus Xbox controller!
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