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The Steelseries Stratus: Will it Blend?

Posted by on Jan 20, 2014 in Apple, Apple, Gaming, News | 0 comments

The Steelseries Stratus: Will it Blend?

Every self respecting Gamer knows the name Steelseries. I mean, Who doesn’t know the Siberia Headset? It is a really common name in the gaming industry. Now, Steelseries have entered the iOS gaming game. (Pun Intended) “The Stratus Wireless Controller, the first wireless gamepad controller ever to be supported in iOS 7, forever alters the mobile gaming landscape,” said Bruce Hawver, SteelSeries CEO. “With Stratus, gamers have easy and direct access to a growing roster of great games on iPad that were intended for an immersive, controller-enabled experience. We’re incredibly excited to be the first gaming peripherals company to develop a standalone controller for iOS devices and are thrilled to see an abundance of high quality game titles rolling out from publishers everyday.” The steelseries Stratus is the first bluetooth controller for iOS devices. It’s sleek, lightweight design allows for long hours of gaming, and the Long lasting battery helps too. The controller features a familiar Pressure-Sensitive DPad, 4 Pressure-sensitive buttons and 4 Pressure-sensitive shoulder buttons, in addition to 2 analog sticks. The battery lasts for 10 hours on a full charge, and the charging time is 2 hours. It pairs easily with iOS devices, and it features an on-off button to save battery life. The red LED indicator lights found in the middle of the controller display the number of controllers or player connections during multi-player gameplay – allowing up to 4 controllers to connect to a single device. There are a growing number of game titles available on the App Store that support game controller functionality in iOS 7 and more titles are likely to be added over the coming months. The controller is available for Pre-order now on steelseries.com, and will run you around...

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