If MS changed the XB1 Controller

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2 years ago#1
If MS changed the XB1 to use non-replaceable batteries like the PS3, would you... - Results (29 votes)
Complain that you couldn't just pop in new batteries when the built-in one died
27.59% (8 votes)
8
Complain that they were copying last-gen technology
3.45% (1 votes)
1
Complain that rechargeable batteries only drive the cost of the controller up
10.34% (3 votes)
3
Complain that you have to find a stupid USB cable and something (turned on) to plug it into to charge the controller
10.34% (3 votes)
3
Complain that standard AAs work out cheaper in the long run when compared to anything but eneloops
10.34% (3 votes)
3
Complain that if friends show up and you haven't charged the extra controllers, they'll all hate your guts
6.9% (2 votes)
2
_______________________ (write in what you'd complain about)
31.03% (9 votes)
9
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What if MS changed those awful XB1 controllers to use a built-in rechargeable battery, like the one that is so convenient to have in my 5 year old ipod touch?
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2 years ago#2
Complain that I would have no controller complaints.
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2 years ago#3
I wouldn't complain and wouldn't really care.
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2 years ago#4
Got more important things to worry about than what kind of batteries a controller takes.
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2 years ago#5
shawntew9935 posted...
Got more important things to worry about than what kind of batteries a controller takes.


That's not true, or you wouldn't be on GFaqs right now...
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2 years ago#6
Awful XBO controllers, eh? Hadn't heard that about them yet. Might have to try it out myself this weekend and then answer your hypothetical question.
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2 years ago#7
jsplisim posted...
Complain that I would have no controller complaints.
2 years ago#8
Shura_Surplice posted...
jsplisim posted...
Complain that I would have no controller complaints.


Really!? People would prefer this? What advantage does a fixed rechargeable battery have over replaceable? I hate having to deal with "plugging in" the PS3 controllers. I'd MUCH rather be able to grab a battery pack or a couple AAs then have to make sure the controller is charged before I can untether the thing. An extra battery is way cheaper than an extra controller...
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2 years ago#9
jsplisim posted...
Complain that I would have no controller complaints.
2 years ago#10
I'd rather just have a wired controller.
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