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Big Xbox Series X and S gamers know what an extra accessory can do to their gaming experience. If you already have the Series X or S or are looking to upgrade to the powerful Microsoft Xbox gaming console, you are likely already looking for the best Xbox accessories that would complement.
We have compiled some of the best Xbox Series X and S accessories, and have whittled it down to a shortlist of must-haves for any gamer.
Without further ado, let’s get right into the game.
1. Microsoft controller for Xbox Series X and S
This is a no-brainer. It needs no introduction at all. Your Xbox Series X or S comes with only one Microsoft Xbox controller, and we know that you want to show your friends that you are a top gamer. The Xbox controller should naturally be the one to buy if you intend to play with your friends (and frenemies).
The controller is super comfortable when holding in the hand, very tactile, and is able to connect with other mobile platforms including Android, iOS, Bluetooth, and PC. You can’t go wrong with the Microsoft Xbox controller. The Xbox wireless controller also comes in a variety of colors and can be customized to fit each user’s taste.
2. Scuf instinct pro controller for Xbox
Admitted that some gamers would want something more “pro” with their controller. The scuf instinct pro controller for Xbox is perfectly built for the pro community. It is a versatile controller that can be used wired or wireless. The controller has preset configurations for racing games, sports, and FPS. You can quickly switch between the configurations with each game that you play. You do not need to do any manual configurations.
This controller is also available in several colors, that is the controller itself and the buttons can be styled according to your preference.
3. PowerA dual charging station for Xbox
As you may already know, the Microsoft Xbox Series X/S controller that comes in your console pack is powered by two AA batteries. While you can replace them with rechargeable AA batteries, it is better to get a charging station for your controller. The PowerA dual charging station comes with four battery compartments and two battery packs as well as a charging station and another power adapter. This enables you to charge the controller batteries and still have enough fluid in the controller while you play games.
4. Seagate 1TB storage expansion card
Xbox Series X and S games are large. So, irrespective of the storage capacity of your console, you will eventually run out of storage space especially if you subscribe to Game Pass. This is when the Seagate storage expansion card can really come in.
A portable plug-and-play expansion card, this Xbox accessory adds one extra terabyte to your gaming storage space and works seamlessly with your Xbox console. Even better is that you wouldn’t notice any glitch as you connect it to your Xbox Series X/S. No dips in display or performance.
Also, you can set the Seagate expansion card as your default storage in the Xbox settings. This would give you 2 terabytes of local space for playing all your favorite titles. Technology has never been better!
5. Microsoft Xbox wireless headset
One of the things gamers love to do while playing their favorite titles is listening to the excellent sounds of the game and the kicks. To do this, most gamers use top-quality headsets, and few headsets rival the Microsoft Xbox wireless headset. Plus, you can now pick this wireless headset up for less than $100. It is able to simultaneously balance Bluetooth and chat-mix and offers great value for money as many of its features can only be found in more expensive headsets.
6. 8 BitDo media remote
The 8 BitDo media remote is worth considering as a remote control. Since your Xbox Series X/S is fully compatible with Dolby Atmos and Dolby Vision, you need a remote stick that can flick through entertainment channels in a breeze. This BitDo remote is perfect for that. It is aptly designed for Xbox, and visibly has an Xbox Home button that is able to bring on the console when pressed. It also has HDMI-CEC support which it utilizes to control your TV screen like the normal remote.
7. Xbox Game Pass
The Xbox Game Pass has been a great success since its introduction. Although it is not a physical accessory like the ones listed before it, the Xbox Game Pass is a monthly subscription that gives you access to new game titles as they hit the market. Thanks to the Game Pass, you don’t need to buy each game as you can pay just $10 and have access to more than 100 titles on the platform.
Even more, for $15 you can get access to the Game Pass Ultimate which allows you to play games on your PC as well.
8. Nerdytec Couchmaster Cycon 2
As an alternative to gaming with your controller, the Nerdytec couchmaster cycon 2 is a desk that allows gamers to set up their mouse and keyboard for a gaming session. The desk is couch-friendly and includes six USB ports with good cable management, keeping you from being tangled up in cable sorting. You can easily connect your keyboard and mouse to the USB ports and arrange it around the back of the Nerdytec cycon. This gadget can also work as a laptop desk for your couch. So, it is an accessory that serves many purposes. Plus, thanks to its multiple USB ports, you can use it to connect to multiple storages and input devices.
9. PowerA Enhanced Wired Controller for Xbox
The PowerA wired controller is a great, affordable Xbox controller option when you need an extra controller for your guests. Perhaps, you may even need to get an extra controller that you can use while you charge the original Xbox Series X/S controller. In whichever case, the PowerA controller has two extra buttons that are placed right on the bottom as well as a 3.5mm audio jack placed on the front all making it a great choice for an excellent gaming time. Above the audio jack, you will find a volume toggle, a chat mute, and a diamond texture right to the bottom that gives the controller a great grip. You can purchase this PowerA controller in several colors.
10. LG C1 4K OLED TV
LG manufactures some of the best 4K TV displays, and the C1 is a perfect example of their products. The LG C1 4K OLED TV is an excellent choice for display and gaming. It is compatible with the latest HDMI features and specifications such as Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos enhancement and low latency gameplay. The TV’s elegant design also makes it a center of attraction wherever it is and is also available in a 77-inch display which you should seriously consider.
11. Bedrock gaming chair
While this may not be exactly a gaming accessory, it is an excellent item to have as part of your gaming experience. Many gamers do not have a special gaming chair, while most gaming chairs are not even close to the aesthetics and blend of this Bedrock chair. It is comfortable for gaming in a number of different positions. What’s more, you can purchase this gaming chair for less than $100, and thank us we told you about it. It’s a game-changer!
12. G923 TRUEFORCE Sim Racing Wheel
One of the best racing wheels of its kind and in a class of its own, the Logitech Trueforce is an excellent choice for racers and is designed to produce a next-level experience the moment you pick it up. This accessory has top-quality craftsmanship, tactile feedback, and intuitive controls, bringing the game right to you. The product is made of aluminum, leather, and stainless steel. It also comes with a set of pedals, an option gear shift, and multiple in-game settings. The G923 is unrivaled, and we just can’t recommend a better racing wheel for you.
13. Yamaha Yas 109 soundbar
What’s a gaming setup without a top-quality soundbar? Whether you want to listen to the tires as you spin off or you just want to play some background music, the Yamaha Yas 109 is a powerful soundbar for doing both and more. It delivers impressive sounds and comes at a great value for what you get. It also has an inbuilt bass that makes this gadget a great one when placed right beneath your gaming screen or TV.
There you have it, a list of the best Xbox Series X/S accessories that every gamer must have as part of their setup. Be sure to check this page from time to time as we will keep updating you with the best accessory that we find for your experience.