Sony DUALSHOCK 3

83
Global
Score
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Controller / gamepad
Connection
Wired, Wireless

General

Type
Controller / gamepad

Controls

Direction control
D-pad, Thumb stick (2) (Convex)
Motion controls
yes
Buttons
11
Triggers
2
Customizeable buttons
no
Turbo mode
no

Force feedback

Rumble support
Built-in (2 motors)

Connection

Connection
Wired, Wireless (USB) (Bluetooth) (Rechargeable) (yes)

Compatibility

Compatibility
Game consoles (Sony)