Microsoft has recently uncovered its most current Xbox regulator the Aqua Shift Special Edition and it has a striking, shimmery blue completion that makes it maybe Microsoft’s flashiest regulator yet. In any case, the gleaming blue shading isn’t its lone unmistakable component: the regulator likewise has rubber treated side holds that have “an extraordinary double shading whirl on each unit,” as per Microsoft.
You can get a nearby glance at the regulator’s glossy completion and one of the grasp designs in a tweet from Xbox:
You can preorder the Aqua Shift Special Edition regulator now in “select Xbox markets around the world” for $69.99. For me here in the US, Microsoft’s store shows an August 31st accessibility date. It’s additionally accessible for preorder through Amazon.
The Aqua Shift Special Edition joins the numerous other Xbox Series X/S regulators that have been delivered up until now. Microsoft likewise resumed the Xbox Design Lab in June to allow players to plan their own custom regulators. The regulator likewise includes an adaptable offer catch that can be fiddled with through the Xbox Accessories application. This most recent regulator is the most recent contribution from Microsoft who has dropped a group of Xbox Series S|X regulators as of now, including the relaunch of the Xbox Design Lab that permits Xbox gamers to plan their own personal unique regulator.
The Xbox Wireless Controller – Aqua Shift Special Edition is the nearest thing we are going to get to a first class regulator for the time being and is at present accessible for preorder in “select Xbox markets around the world” for $69.99. As per Microsoft’s store site, the regulator authoritatively goes discounted on August 31.
You certainly should exploit preorder circumstances like on Amazon to guarantee you can get your hands on one since this regulator will sell out right away.
Xbox’s regulators for the Series X|S are not that noteworthy contrasted with Sony’s historic DualSense regulator for the PS5 as far as advancement, however, this is a positive development. The new Aqua Shift Special Edition is a dazzling blue that radiates a sparkling impact, with a double shading whirl that nearly resembles a water reflection on the regulator, which is propelled “by the dream that gaming brings into our lives,” as indicated by Microsoft.
Notwithstanding an appealing new shading plan, the Xbox Wire post notes that this is the main Special Edition Xbox Series X/S regulator that incorporates elastic side grasps, which means you will have a superior hold of the regulator contrasted with the standard Xbox Series X/S regulators.
Water Shift Special Edition is the 6th new Xbox Series X/S regulator configuration reported for the current year. In July, Microsoft delivered three Space Jam-themed regulators as special connections for the film Space Jam: A New Legacy. In March, Microsoft additionally declared the Electric Volt and Daystrike Camo shading variations.
The Aqua Shift Special Edition is scheduled to deliver on August 31. In any case, in case you are hoping to get your hands on one, you can preorder a unit for $69.99 USD on Microsoft’s site.