How to Use PS4 or Xbox One Controller with iOS 13, iPadOS, and tvOS 13

Come on all the gaming aficionados! Apple has fully equipped iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and tvOS 13 to work seamlessly with PS4 and Xbox One controller.

So, you no longer need to spend plenty of bucks to buy an MFi Controller to get the most out of your power-packed games. Apparently; the tech giant is making sure its devices are geared up for the video game subscription service– “Apple Arcade.”

So, whether you like taking a shot at death-match in a battle royale, chasing zombies or showcasing your prowess in wicked fast car racing games, this new add-on is your thing.

As the pep talk is over, let me help you how you can pair Xbox One or PS4 controller to your iPhone, iPad running iOS 13 and Apple TV running tvOS 13 to start playing awesome games right away!

How to Pair Xbox One or PS4 Controller to iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV running iOS 13/iPadOS and tvOS 13

Quick access:

How to Pair PS4 Controller to iPhone, iPad or Apple TV running iOS 13, iPadOS, or tvOS 13

Step #1. First off, you need to press and hold the PS and Share buttons on the Controller. When the light on the top begins to flash, let go of the buttons.

Step #2.
Now, go to the Bluetooth settings on your respective devices and check out the controller, which should be named as DualShock 4.

Step #3.
Finally, tap to Pair and you are done!

Now that you are all set; go for the hard-fought gaming as usual.

How to Connect an Xbox One Controller with iOS 13, iPadOS, and tvOS 13

Step #1. To get started, press the Xbox button to power it ON.

Step #2.
Now, you have to hold down the Connect button at the of the controller for about three seconds.

Step #3.
Next, head into the Settings of your device and look for the controller that would show up as Xbox Wireless Controller.

Step #4. Next up, tap to pair and you are ready to go!

That’s pretty much it!

What’s Your Take on This New Add-On?

As a gamer, I’m already sold out on this new add-on. Whenever I’m deep into the action and want to have complete control to stay ahead of the rivals, the one thing that I always wish to have is–seamless command over everything. With this already at the disposal, hard-core gaming is going to get more intense on iDevices.

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How to Use PS4 or Xbox One Controller with iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and tvOS 13

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Dhvanesh Adhiya
The founder of iGeeksBlog, Dhvanesh, is an Apple aficionado, who cannot stand even a slight innuendo about Apple products. He dons the cap of editor-in-chief to make sure that articles match the quality standard before they are published.


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