Here are two $40 Bluetooth gamepads that will take your tablet/phone gaming up a notch

Here are two $40 Bluetooth gamepads that will take your tablet/phone gaming up a notch
Having that small screen on a smartphone or a tablet makes it a bit hard to play some games. A dedicated gaming control would have been perfect, and if you don’t feel like spending huge sums on that, the Nyko PlayPad has arrived fitting all those requirements.

At $39.99, this Bluetooth wireless controller is among the more affordable options. It hat supports iCade, and you could use it while hooking up your tablet to an HD TV for a more immersive experience.

The Nyko PlayPad comes in a regular and Pro version, with the latter optimized for some of the latest Tegra 3 Android titles.

Both controllers require Android 3.0 or newer, and arrive with the Playground app for backwards compatibility with games. The controllers have the usual set of buttons you’d expect - d-pad, dual joystick sliders, four action buttons, and shoulder buttons. Hit the source link below to learn how you can get them.

source: Nyko



1. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

Android friends please check this one out its really nice!!

2. monkeyfeet

Posts: 32; Member since: Jan 27, 2011

I like that controller, thanks for the link. Do you own it? Wondering how well it works with emulators.

3. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

haha i like it too bro but no i dont own it yet, I just bought a phone and plan on buying this game pad soon enough because it really is cool and looks excellent for gaming on mobile phones! and yea im wondering if emulators are good for it too that would be dope........sadly i dont think it has a d pad tho so that might be a problem for somethings but not sure I will have to see how well it goes when i order one :)

5. Donforreal

Posts: 60; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

Emulators that support it work amazing!!! love super mario 3 all over again. works with my optimus tablet as well!

4. Donforreal

Posts: 60; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

I have a MOGA, its pretty cool just needs access to more games. This looks like the layout might be better but mine holds the phone for you! Be nice if i can get it to work with my Nexus Q!

6. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

yea my main attraction to it was to holder it had! it looks really convenient and looks more useful than having to put your phone down somewhere jus to play on it........hopefully it gets full access to all games sooner :)

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