snakebyte PS3 controller range release date known

The new snakebyte PS3 controllers are available from calender week 48

The snakebyte controller range, consisting of the Premium Bluetooth Controller, the Wireless Controller and the Wired Controller, will be available commercially from calender week 48. The snakebyte controller range for PS3 offers the ideal controller for every need and player:

The Premium Bluetooth Controller is the first 100% compatible Bluetooth controller of a third party manufacturer for the PS3 and includes all features of the Sony original controller. Rumble, motion sensing and batteries are implemented, additionally the Premium Bluetooth Controller offers a turbo function.

The Premium Bluetooth Controller is available from calender week 48 for 39.99€ (RRP).

The Wireless Controller offers wireless fun on the cheap. Lag-free 2.4Ghz wireless technology ensures a latency-free gameplay. Rumble, motion control and a battery are, as in the original, implemented. Beyond that, the Wireless Controller also offers the turbo function.

The Wireless Controller is available from calendar week 48 for 29.99€ (RRP).

The Wired Controller offers the same functionality as the wireless alternative with rumble, motion control and a turbo function, but a lower retail price due to its wired connection.

The Wired Controller is available from calendar week 48 for 19.99€ (RRP).

Every controller comes with an additional set of Control Pad Triggers with a retail value of 5.99€ (RRP) as a bonus, which can be used with a Sony original controller, to change the L2 and R2 buttons into a comfortable, concave shape. Both wireless versions have an additional USB charging cable included with a value of 9.99€ (RRP), which can be used with the original and snakebyte wireless controllers.

Press info

Samples of the controller range are available as of now on demand.

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Press contact

Heiko Poppen

Friedmann Kommunikation

Schanzenstr. 36

51063 Köln

Fon: +49 221 7787284

Fax: +49 221 5348083


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