Astro is making an elite controller, and it might be the nicest one yet

November 16, 2018 1 min read

Ever since the Xbox Elite controller released in late 2015, real attention has been paid to premium gamepads. Most of the usual suspects have their own spin on an elite controller by now, like Razer with the Wolverine or Scuf with the Infinity. Now, an unlikely competitor -- one that really only makes headphones -- has entered the fray.

Astro has revealed its first controller, the $200 C40 TR. It has all the things we've come to expect from premium controllers like analog sticks and d-pads that can be swapped out, trigger stops, and fully-customizable button remapping. However, it has one significant advantage:

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