HORIPAD ULTIMATE Wireless Game Controller

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  • Overview

    The HORIPAD ULTIMATE wireless game controller gives you an exceptional playing experience with MFi-compatible games on your iOS devices, Apple TV, and Mac. More than a standard, classic game-style controller, HORIPAD is the result of an intensely focused design process. That means every part, including the balanced weight and grip, the feel of each button, and the analog stick sensitivity has been perfected to provide the "ultimate" gaming experience.

    Highlights

    Officially licensed by Apple

    Compatible with the full library of hundreds of MFi-compatible games

    Dual analog control, four face buttons, four shoulder buttons, and D-pad

    Wireless Bluetooth technology and rechargeable battery

    Recharge by Lightning cable (sold separately)

    Did You Notice?

    You get an "ultimate" gaming experience thanks to the careful, integrated design of all controller elements.

    Apple Recommends For

    Controlling any of the hundreds of MFi-compatible games available for Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, or iPod.

    What’s in the Box

    HORIPAD ULTIMATE Wireless Game Controller

    Instruction manual

    Tech Specs

    Other Features: Bluetooth

    Power Source: Battery power

    Batteries: Rechargeable lithium-ion

    Battery life: Approximately 80 hours

    Charge Time: Approximately 2.5 to 3.5 hours

    Height: 2.4 in./6.1 cm

    Length: 6 in./15.24 cm

    Width: 4.2 in./10.67 cm

    Weight: 9 oz./255.15 g

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    Mfr. Part Number: HIP-047U

    UPC or EAN No.: 873124005547

    Warranty

    Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple’s Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.

    Warranty: 90 days from original date of purchase

    Manufacturer Note

    Requires iOS 7, tv0S 9, Mac OS X 10.9 or later.

  • iPhone Models

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  • 3.5 Average
    3 out of 5 stars
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    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Stellar

      The look, weight, and feel of this controller is incredible. They even made a concave Menu button to match the iPhone home button. If you are a fan of the PS4 c The look, weight, and feel of this controller is incredible. They even made a concave Menu button to match the iPhone home button. If you are a fan of the PS4 controller, this will be your iOS controller of choice. Top notch build all the way around.

      • Written by David W from San Francisco

      83 of 91 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Stellar

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Better than the Nimbus

      Having used the Nimbus controller in the Apple Store, and owning this controller for a few days (had to have them get it from the back, stye hadn't even put it Having used the Nimbus controller in the Apple Store, and owning this controller for a few days (had to have them get it from the back, stye hadn't even put it out yet), I can say wth complete confidence that this controller is so much better. The nimbus is significantly fighter than the Ultimate, which to my surprise, is not a good thing. The weight of the Ultimate makes it feel so much better in the hand. The design itself is much cleaner, with the concave menu button. Also, an unsaid spec of the Ultimate is 4.1 Bluetooth, compared to the Nimbus's 4.0. Not to mention having double the battery life. Also, I have smaller hands, about average size for an adult male, and the Nimbus's R1 and L1 buttons (shoulder buttons, for you that don't know) are very uncomfortable to rest your hands on. For games that play with SNES controls (which a lot of newer games emulate), this is not a problem for the Ultimate. And with your hands resting on double sticks and triggers (for shooters), it is just as comfortable as the Nimbus.

      • Written by John B from Moore

      81 of 90 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Better than the Nimbus

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Unparalleled quality

      I've tried a few different MFi and android controllers over the years, and each and every one have had some kind of drawback, and build quality and the general I've tried a few different MFi and android controllers over the years, and each and every one have had some kind of drawback, and build quality and the general feel of most 3rd party controllers have been lacking. This is not the case with the HORIPAD ULTIMATE. This controller has a weight and feel that just exudes quality. It is definitely worthy to be paired with your Apple device of choice. The buttons, d-pad, and other components are all respond perfectly with excellent feedback and feel. A great controller at an excellent price.

      • Written by DOUGLAS H from Rancho Palos Verdes

      67 of 77 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Unparalleled quality

    • 2.0 out of 5 stars

      Looks good, feels good, questionable quality?

      Within a few months of purchase and not excessive use the left stick sort of broke inside the controller, so that it doesn't stay centered and becomes impossibl Within a few months of purchase and not excessive use the left stick sort of broke inside the controller, so that it doesn't stay centered and becomes impossible to use for game play. It basically stuck in one direction and since there is no way of turning that input off the controller is now useless. I've seen other folks here report similar issues, so quality may be a problem.

      • Written by Michael S from Newark

      Is this review useful?Looks good, feels good, questionable quality?

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Seems to work well

      My son saved up for this and seems to be enjoying it very much. One question - why no charging cable? Seems to be reasonably standard with most products that My son saved up for this and seems to be enjoying it very much. One question - why no charging cable? Seems to be reasonably standard with most products that you can get a cable that charges them...

      • Written by Craig S from Zimmerman

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Seems to work well

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Good Quality, Good Service

      Bought this for Christmas this past year. It paired up perfectly, worked great. Use it mostly for Zen Pinball. After about a month of use, the left trigger b Bought this for Christmas this past year. It paired up perfectly, worked great. Use it mostly for Zen Pinball. After about a month of use, the left trigger began to stick. Called Apple, and they gladly replaced it with a new one Not sure if this is an issue with this controller, but the right trigger is fine. I read other reviews on this and no one has complained of this problem, so I am assuming it is not a common issue.

      • Written by Randy K from Redding

      2 of 4 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Good Quality, Good Service

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