For example, one application developed at Carnegie Mellon used the device as a peripheral for navigating massive social network maps. It’s the best thing we’ve got until the new Sidewinder game pad that Microsoft won’t talk about but I pray and hope they’re making in basements and labs as we speak comes out. Three buttons are located near the thumb in an arc. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months. Any international shipping and import charges are paid in part to Pitney Bowes Inc.

Uploader: Kazishura
Date Added: 9 March 2009
File Size: 49.18 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 17310
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Retrieved September 30, The price may be the seller’s own price elsewhere or another seller’s price.

Microsoft SideWinder

If there was one thing that Apple microsotf could brag about, it was that you could generally plug in a darn zip drive, or an extra hard drive, or a joystick or your kid brother or your wallet or whatever and have it actually work. Value 17″ Sony Monitor. You are covered by the eBay Money Back Guarantee if you receive an item that microsofg not as described in the listing. June Learn how and when to remove this template message.

Microsoft Sidewinder USB Gamepad

For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms zidewinder conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Four action buttons and two triggers are easy to use without having to look at the pad. A feature of the device is that the upper section is also a 2-axis motion controller with additional support for rotation.


The term “SideWinder” describes many types of Microsoft’s PC game controllers including joysticksgamepads and steering wheels. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab. No additional import charges at delivery! The Precision Pro also added a shift button to the base, doubling the number of possible button combinations.

Tucson, Arizona, United States. The joystick’s popularity has created a small die-hard following, with many people still holding onto them despite their age.

Microsoft Sidewinder Plug & Play Game Pad Review – IGN

This is the price excluding shipping and handling fees a seller has provided at which the same item, or one that is nearly identical to it, is being offered for sale or has been offered for sale in the recent past.

An item that has been used previously.

Contact the seller – opens in a new window or tab and request a shipping method to your location. In analogue mode, the x- and y-axis were controlled by the analogue controller movements, and the D-pad was used as a hat switch.

ActiveWin: Microsoft SideWinder Plug & Play Game Pad: Review

Be the first to write a review. Learn More – opens in a new window or tab Any international shipping is paid nicrosoft part to Pitney Bowes Inc.


The only moving parts were mechanical on the throttle and joystick pivots which gave this joystick virtually unlimited lifetime. Buy only this item Close this window.

It used a gameport connector to interface with the computer. The main features dropped were Z-axis control and the sidwinder hat switch.

Used but in good condition. The left side of the controller features an eight-direction d-pad which function varies depending on which mode the controller is on.

Report item – opens in a new window or tab.

The puck also had its own volume control. However, the detachable numpad was removed, and a numpad was instead attached permanently to the keyboard. Be the first to write a review. Sony DualShock 3 Gamepad It has an upper section attached to a base.

The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.