Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core Edition
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Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core Edition

Availability: Available to Order
  • Release Date: 22nd September 2022
  • Product Type: Controller
  • Manufacturer: Microsoft
  • Made for: Xbox & PC
  • Adjustable-tension thumbsticks

Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core

Experience the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core in white, featuring adjustable-tension thumbsticks, wrap-around rubberised grip, and shorter hair trigger locks.

Built for performance
Fire faster with shorter hair trigger locks. Achieve greater control with paddles (sold separately).

Optimised for you
Enhance your aiming with adjustable-tension thumbsticks. Customise with additional D-pads, thumbsticks, and more (all sold separately).

Limitless customisation
Reassign buttons, tweak sensitivity, and switch profiles on the fly.

Extend your gameplay
Stay in the game with a rechargeable long-life battery and durable components.

Play like a pro
Designed to meet the needs of today’s competitive gamers, the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 – Core puts exceptional performance, customisation, and durability where it matters most—in your hands.

System requirements
For use with Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, and Xbox One systems and PCs running Windows 7 or later. Windows 10/11: requires Bluetooth, included USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless adapter (sold separately). Windows 7 or 8.1: requires included USB-C cable; some functionality not supported. Drivers available at

Includes 3.5mm stereo headset jack. Also compatible with the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter and all other Xbox controller accessories made by Microsoft.

Haptic feedback
Features impulse triggers and rumble motors. Motor control can be adjusted in the app.

330g (+/- 15g) when using with a faceted D-pad and standard thumbsticks attached.

Connect to Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One X, or Xbox One S consoles with Xbox Wireless, or using the included 9’ USB-C cable. Wirelessly connect to Windows 10/11 PCs, tablets, Android, and iOS devices using Bluetooth, or with the included 9’ USB-C cable. Connect to Windows 7 or 8.1 PCs with the included 9’ USB-C cable; some functionality not supported.

Thumbstick control
Use the included thumbstick-adjustment tool to manually change thumbstick tension, with 3 tension settings to choose from. Adjust thumbstick sensitivity curves with the Xbox Accessories app, or swap thumbstick inputs so that the left thumbstick controls the right thumbstick input and vice versa.

Internal, rechargeable battery with up to 40 hours of battery life per charge. Battery life varies with usage and other factors.

Assignable buttons
A, B, X, and Y; D-pad up, down, left, and right; left and right bumpers; left and right triggers; left and right thumbstick click.

Battery life varies significantly with additional accessories, usage, and other factors. Testing conducted by Microsoft using preproduction units. Xbox Accessories app features—including button mapping and profile configuration—are available only on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows 10/11. Operating system updates: may be required. Go to for more information.

Windows 10/11: Requires Bluetooth, compatible USB-C cable, or Xbox Wireless Adapter (sold separately). Android, iOS & Bluetooth: Select devices and versions. Some functionality not supported. Software download may be required via Windows PC or console. See Use with controller compatible games. You must accept the Agreement at and Software License Agreement at

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