Best Xbox controllers 2021: Get the edge with these third-party and official pads

A beast of a controller with a price tag to match it. 

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The newest official controller is best for most people. 

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The ideal third-party controller for most people is this Razer beauty.

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For those who don't need quite so many bells and whistles, the older default controller is still a superb bet. 

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Superb controllers that can be modded to look and feel exactly as you want them to, these are extremely sought-after. 

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A really great option for those with smaller hands, or for anyone looking for a good, cheaper wired controller. (image credit: Pocket-lint)

The accessibility that this controller allows is simply heart-warming. 

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