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POWER A announces a bunch of new controllers

Posted by: John at 10/5/2011 7:18 PM
If you're looking for some solid controllers for your console without having to spend the big bucks, POWER A is a company you can trust. Yesterday, a whole slew of controllers were announced coming from them and available starting this month.

The Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3 are getting Air Flo Controllers with the 360's going for $39.99 while the PS3's controller can be had for $35.99. Each attaches to the console via a USB cable and have built in fans that can circulate at two speeds. This will help keep your hands cool and dry when you play for long periods of time.

The PlayStation 3 is also getting a Mini Pro Elite Wireless controller for $39.99. This is a smaller controller and should be great for kids and those with small hands. It's got all the motion sensing and rumbling abilities of the regular controller. The Mini Pro Ex Controller for the Xbox 360 will set you back $29.99, but it won't be wireless. Finally, the Wii gets a $39.99 Pro Pack Mini Plus Controller and includes a MiniRemote and is 20% smaller.

All told, you got a nice selection coming from POWER A to choose from if you are in search for a controller.


Woodinville, WA. - October 4, 2011 -- POWER A today announced the availability of new video game controllers that meet the needs of today's discerning gamer. The three different types of controllers available include new Mini Pro controllers for PLAYSTATION® 3 and Xbox 360®, super cool Air Flo™ controllers for PLAYSTATION 3 and Xbox 360, and a Pro Pack Mini™ Plus controller set for Wii™.



"This is the most dynamic lineup of controllers POWER A has ever produced and fits perfectly into our overall strategy of redefining quality in the third party controller market," said John Moore, vice president of product development and marketing, POWER A. "In addition to the high quality performance that POWER A is known for, these new controllers offer innovative new features and exclusive technology that enable gamers to enjoy their games more than ever. Whether it's staying cool with Air Flo or enjoying the ergonomic design of our Pro Pack Mini Plus and Mini Pro controllers, we're confident that video game players on any console are going to find a controller they love."



These new POWER A controllers are available beginning this month at retailers nationwide. Visit PowerA.com for more details.

Air Flo™ Controllers
Play hard and stay cool! These ergonomically designed wired controllers include fans for cool and comfortable gaming -- perfect for long game sessions.

o Air Flo Controller for Xbox 360 (MSRP: $39.99)
Officially licensed by Microsoft for Xbox 360
Patented Air Flo technology and illuminated vents keep your grip cool
Built-in fan with two speeds circulates up to 3.4 cubic feet of air per minute
Dual rumble motors
Ergonomically designed for comfort
Soft-touch grips around cooling vents
Illuminated action buttons and air vents
Attached 9.8 ft/3 m USB cable

o Air Flo Controller for PLAYSTATION 3 (MSRP: $34.99)
Patented Air Flo technology and illuminated vents keep your grip cool
Built-in fan with two speeds circulates up to 3.4 cubic feet of air per minute
Reverse analog sticks
Dual rumble motors
Ergonomically designed for comfort
Soft-touch grips around cooling vents
Illuminated action buttons and air vents
Attached 9.8 ft/3 m USB cable

Mini Pro Controllers
Wired and wireless mini controllers with high performance features plus a perfect fit for those who find standard size controllers to be small on comfort.

o Mini Pro Elite Wireless Controller for PLAYSTATION 3 (MSRP: $39.99)
Ergonomic and compact design provides better control for adults and kids
Motion sensing technology
Reverse analog sticks
Dual rumble motors
Eye-catching translucent shell over blue metallic inner coating
LED control turns glowing action buttons on or off

o Mini Pro EX Controller for Xbox 360 (MSRP: $29.99)
Officially licensed by Microsoft for Xbox 360
Compact, ergonomic design means better control for adults and kids
Dual rumble motors
Xbox Guide button
Audio jack for headset connection
Eye-catching translucent shell over green metallic inner coating
LED control turns glowing action buttons on or off

Pro Pack Mini™ Plus Controllers for Wii (MSRP: $39.99)
The best-selling mini controllers for Wii just got better with the addition of motion technology and customizable button glow.
Set includes MiniRemote™ and secondary controller in Black, Blue or Pink
Built-in Motion Technology
Glowing action buttons - select between seven bright built-in LED colors
Compact and comfortable solution for adults and kids
Larger A, 1 and 2 buttons for overall enhanced game play
MiniRemote™ is 20% smaller than full-size remotes
Powered by AA batteries for longer life