Apple today began selling an updated version of the Rotor Riot Game Controller with the newly added “Home” and “Options” buttons. The controller, designed for use with the iPhone and iPad, is priced at $ 49.99 from Apple’s online store and ships within one to two days.

Rotor Riot is touted as the only full-size, Lightning-connected game controller available today. The direct lightning connection ensures low latency and eliminates the need to wirelessly pair the controller to an iPhone or iPad, and the controller also runs out of battery as it is powered directly by the device it’s connected to. The controller’s built-in Lightning connector allows direct charging of iPhone or iPad while in use.

The controller continues to come with an optional “Zero Gravity Device Holder” in the box for use with iPhone 6 and newer. A complete list of devices compatible with the controller is available on the Apple online store.

The controller otherwise resembles the previous version, with left and right analog throttles, A / B / X / Y digital buttons, L1 and R1 digital bumpers, L2 and R2 analog triggers, L3 clickable digital throttles and R3, and a digital d-pad.

Other items added to Apple’s online store this week include Mophie’s MagSafe portable stand for iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 models, new AirTag keyrings by OtterBox and In case, SanDisk 128 GB flash drive with USB-C and Lightning connectors, a Sleeve for 13-inch MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, and more.

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