The awesome Microsoft Elite Series 2 controller is $20 off right now

Save $20 on the awesome Microsoft Elite Series 2 Controller
Amazon has got our favorite PC controller for $20 off. (Image credit: Microsoft)

The Microsoft Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 is pricey, but also one of the best PC controllers out there, and it's currently on sale for $159.99 on Amazon for Prime members (you can grab it with a free Prime trial). 

$20 off might not be a huge discount, but the last time it was on sale it was only $10 off. Series 2 improves on an already great controller by adding Bluetooth, a built-in rechargeable battery, and a USB-C charging case.

We fell in love with the Elite Series 2 when we reviewed the controller late last year. The hair-trigger locks are back and still among one of our favorite features, the battery life is decent, and the Elite series remains the controller with our favorite shape and build. Bluetooth support is a bonus if you've got a motherboard that supports it or an adapter, but it also supports Xbox Wireless if you've got an old dongle.

This weighty controller also enables you to adjust the joystick tension (using a tool), which gives you an unparalleled level of customization.


<a href="" data-link-merchant="Amazon US"">Microsoft Elite Wireless Controller Series 2| $159.99 (save $20) The Elite Series 2 is a near-perfect Bluetooth controller with interchangeable thumbsticks and D-pads that is rarely on sale.

If the Elite Series 2 is too rich for your blood, take a look at our best PC controllers, which has a bunch of options for any budget.

Jorge Jimenez
Hardware writer, Human Pop-Tart

Jorge is a hardware writer from the enchanted lands of New Jersey. When he's not filling the office with the smell of Pop-Tarts, he's reviewing all sorts of gaming hardware, from laptops with the latest mobile GPUs to gaming chairs with built-in back massagers. He's been covering games and tech for over ten years and has written for Dualshockers, WCCFtech, Tom's Guide, and a bunch of other places on the world wide web.