SteelSeries has announced the Nimbus Plus, a brand new controller designed for gaming on Apple gadgets.
The Nimbus Plus improves on its predecessor with some new features, such as clickable joysticks, a claimed 50-hour battery existence, and extremely-responsive triggers.
Like its predecessor, the Nimbus Plus charges by way of a Lightning connector and has a Made for iPhone (MFi) certification. The licensing application allows 3rd-party devices to make the most of options to be had on Apple’s hardware, equivalent to optimized button mapping.
The Nimbus Plus is admittedly an iOS version of SteelSeries’ Stratus Duo
The Nimbus Plus will come bundled with a mount for the controller, that you can use to recreation for your iPhone simply. A SteelSeries spokesperson advised The Verge that the Nimbus Plus “will allow customers to play tons of Apple Arcade video games around the iPhone, iPad, and Apple TELEVISION (and Mac).”
This is de facto an iOS version of SteelSeries’ Stratus Duo controller. Both controllers have an identical design, which incorporates “Menu” and “Home” buttons. However, the Stratus Duo is suitable with Android and Home Windows units.
The Nimbus Plus is on the market for purchase now on Apple’s website for $69.99, making it round $20 more than its predecessor and $10 more than the Standing duo. SteelSeries is slated to sell the controller on its website online beginning on Might 26th.