Sony announced on their PlayStation Blog that they will be releasing two third-party controllers, both being developed by Razer and Nacon, and will be available later this year. Labeled the Razer Raiju Gaming Controller and the Nacon Revolution Pro Controller, these controllers are being developed for the sole purpose to give more competitive and pro players a more diverse selection in peripherals to give them the competitive edge when playing their favorite sports or FPS game.
Razer, the company that brought you the Razer Wildcat Gaming Controller for the Xbox One, collaborates once again to use their extensive knowledge of eSports peripherals to make the ideal tournament grade controller.
Designed for conquering professional eSports tournaments, the Razer Raiju is equipped with advanced controller customisation and ergonomics. Its features include:
- Two extra bumpers and two extra detachable triggers
- Built-in control panel on the front of the controller
- Trigger-stop switches and hair trigger mode for ultra-fast trigger responses
- Two custom profiles which you can instantly switch between and modify
- 3.5mm headset jack and dedicated headset volume and mic mute controls
- Detachable analog stick rubber caps which provide extra grip during intense gaming sessions
- Compatibility with all PS4 systems via the braided 3m-long USB cable – detachable for easy storage
Also developed with the eSport player in mind, the Nacon team of industrial designers and engineers collaborated with pro-gamers to develop the Revolution Pro Controller to meet a wide range of their gameplay needs.
Thanks to this collaboration, the Revolution Pro Controller features include:
- 46° amplitude dual analogue sticks, enhanced with innovative firmware for advanced eSports accuracy and reach
- Four extra shortcut buttons
- Eight-way directional pad
- Four custom profiles – all configurable via the companion PC application, enabling players to: re-map buttons, assign macros to the four shortcut controls and adjust analog and trigger sensitivity
- Two internal compartments with six additional weights – for a tailored balance and feel
- Compatibility with all PS4 systems via the 3m-long secure connection USB cable – detachable for easy storage
Both controllers will available this holiday season!