Published on January 2nd, 2014 | by dee2
Control your Xbox One and Playstation 4 with Mouse and Keyboard XIM4 Adapter
Many PC gamers trying to transition over to the Xbox One or the PS4 know how difficult it is to get used to the new style of aiming using the joysticks. The truth is that the accuracy and precision that a mouse brings to the table cannot really be matched by a controller, so many gamers are wondering if it’s possible to connect a keyboard and mouse to next-gen consoles. We think that XIM4 adapters are the answer.
The XIM4 adapter is a $150 device that currently works with the Xbox One to configure a wireless device to your Xbox. There have been prototypes seen in regards to the Call of Duty Ghosts series which utilized an Android device to make the connection. Each user would download a separate profile for each game they wanted to play, since each ones controls are somewhat different and have their own unique features. We should see the XIM4 being released in this year for both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, since the previous generation of XIM worked with both the Xbox 360 and PS3.
Here’s a look at what the device has to offer: