Xbox’s new controller, Stellar Shift, puts Deep Space in the palm of your hands
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The shimmering blue and purple wireless controller is now available for purchase.
Xbox released the third controller in its Shift Special Edition series on Tuesday. Dubbed “Stellar Shift”, the new controller sports a glossy blue-to-purple colored finish on top with a black and purple swirl pattern on the grips below.
Like other Xbox controllers in the Shift Special Edition series, the Stellar Shift controller features textured grips, bumpers, and a rear casing for a comfortable and stable grip. There’s also a 3.5mm audio jack for plugging in a gaming headset and a dedicated share button that allows players to easily capture and share screenshots and videos.
Using the controller on your Xbox Series X or S console will unlock a unique cosmic background. Instructions for enabling custom background are available on the Xbox Support page.
The Stellar Shift Wireless Controller retails for $70 and is available for purchase now.
Xbox did not immediately respond to a comment regarding possible future additions to the Shift Special Edition series of wireless controllers.