Compatible with any X-Arcade Dual, Solo, Tankstick or Machine ever produced, add new switchable game controller modes: X-INPUT, Direct Input (Android/Mac/Steam-Ready) , new programming VIA USB keyboard and stay updated with firmware updatable design. NOTE: See setup and install instructions. Must have existing USB version and cable if ordering PCB ONLY
Previous X-Arcade Owners: Get upgraded to our next-generation brains. Turn your X-Arcade into a (2) Gamepads recognized by Android/Mac in Directinput Mode or X-INPUT Mode for easy use with Raspberry PI or Windows games. You will need to pop open the bottom of the X-Arcade, the entire process should take about 10 min and requires little or no technical experience.
Your current X-Arcade Joystick or Arcade Machine was designed as a keyboard, but new game controller modes (Xinput and Directinput) have become popular since the original release of the X-Arcade . Xinput (Xbox Game Controller Mode) is a new standard for game controllers across various platforms, while Android devices and Mac use Directinput.
This kit upgrades functionality, flexibility, and compatibility with new platforms, devices, and games. With the flip of the mode switch on all existing X-Arcade, you can synchronously flip your X-Arcade between Keyboard Mode, Directinput Mode, or Xinput Mode. You can then play with your X-Arcade as (2) X-INPUT Game Controllers or (2) Directinput Game Controllers.(Adapters still needed to use on Xbox 360 or XBOX One) Note: You can use this to upgrade all X-Arcade Game Controller/Machines ever produced. Solo, Tankstick, Dual, etc. Only joystick/buttons are upgraded with this mod.
NOTE: The original Xbox adapter (single legacy adapter, not the 2in1), will not work with this upgrade. All adapters currently listed on X-Arcade Adapters link above are compatible.
What does this mean for you? Your X-Arcade was originally made for game consoles and computers in keyboard-only mode, but will now easily support new devices like Nvidia Shield, Android-based consoles and TV boxes, Kodi, Raspberry PI, dedicated emulation consoles and more.
Mac™ titles with Directinput or XINPUT support, Steam™ Games, Street Fighter V Arcade Edition™, DragonBall FighterZ™, Pac Man Championship Edition 2™, Super Meat Boy™, 20XX™, Oculus Rift’s Lucky's Tale™, Guilty Gear Xrd™, Skull Girls™ , Mortal Kombat X™ , Injustice league 2™, Disney Afternoon Collection™, NFL Blitz™, and more!
This kit is used to upgrade any existing X-Arcade Game Controller or Arcade Machine. This includes the X-Arcade, X-Arcade Solo, X-Arcade Dual Joystick, X-Arcade Tankstick, ANY X-Arcade Joystick/Controller ever produced, any arcade machine produced by Xgaming or any BYO/DIY X-Arcade kit. Only the joysticks/buttons of these devices will be upgraded.
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