Sony DUALSHOCK 4

87
Engadget
Score
87

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Controller / gamepad
Connection
Wireless

General

Type
Controller / gamepad

Controls

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

Force feedback

Rumble support
Built-in

Accessories

Attachable accessories
Array

Connection

Connection
Wireless (Bluetooth) (Rechargeable) (yes)

Compatibility

Compatibility
Game consoles (Sony)