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Which controller do you prefer, Playstation or Xbox?

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2 years ago#1
I know this is a PC board and thats why I want to hear from neutral users which controller they think is better?

Personally, I owned a 360 with a PC for a long time and I think Xbox's controller is the best controller ever made... I felt that playstations controller was so small and the analog sticks + the triggers were annoying. My problem is I plan on switching to the PS4 this year and I just wish they had Xbones controller...

Its going to be interesting to use the PS4's plug and play controller with the PC...
2 years ago#2
Xbone
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2 years ago#3
No preference
2 years ago#4
The 360 controller is indeed great. It feels good and has a nice heft to it, in addition to having excellent triggers and a functional stick layout... but that D-pad, it's crap =P

(I don't have one of the new revisions so I can't say if it's any better)

The PS controller's D-pad is leaps and bounds better than the 360's and I don't mind the controller's shape or stick placement.

Don't make me choose!

... actually come to think of it, I don't have to since I have one of each plugged into my gaming PC =)

If someone could take all the good points of the 360 controller, meld it with the good points of the PS controller, then throw a bit of the Japanese Saturn controller's goodness in there... well now, we might then have the greatest controller ever made!
2 years ago#5
I prefer the dual shock, mainly because the dpad on the 360 controller is terribad. The X1 one looks like it will fix this, so I'm tempted.
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2 years ago#6
gamecube ...
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2 years ago#7
UberLurker posted...
The 360 controller is indeed great. It feels good and has a nice heft to it, in addition to having excellent triggers and a functional stick layout... but that D-pad, it's crap =P

(I don't have one of the new revisions so I can't say if it's any better)

The PS controller's D-pad is leaps and bounds better than the 360's and I don't mind the controller's shape or stick placement.

Don't make me choose!

... actually come to think of it, I don't have to since I have one of each plugged into my gaming PC =)

If someone could take all the good points of the 360 controller, meld it with the good points of the PS controller, then throw a bit of the Japanese Saturn controller's goodness in there... well now, we might then have the greatest controller ever made!




your good you!

i had a sega saturn...unfortunately choose it over a playstation at the time...but it was ok
2 years ago#8
Dual shock.
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2 years ago#9
I'm cool with either one but I'm a bit more used to the PS3 controller. It takes a little getting used to going back to R1 and L1 to aim and shoot as opposed to 360 triggers but that's about it. I also like the PS3 d-pad, it's so much better.
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2 years ago#10
Last controllers I used in order
PS2
Wii
n64
SNES

So of that list, PS2.
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