Turtle Beach is expanding its line of mobile gaming accessories with a hyperportable Atom controller

News Summary:

  • The Atom Controller is an easy-to-pack and portable mobile gaming controller with a unique design that magnetically connects to fit in a pocket and splits into two separate modules when it’s time to play. The Atom’s versatile two-piece design and adjustable, spring-loaded smartphone clips accommodate almost any size Android 8.0+ smartphone on the market without the need to remove phone cases.

  • Leading gaming accessory maker Turtle Beach Corporation (Nasdaq: HEAR) today unveiled the Turtle Beach® Atom™ Controller as its newest mobile gaming controller and the newest addition to the brand’s growing and critically acclaimed controller portfolio, which includes the Recon Cloud Hybrid Controller, Recon Controller, and REACT-R Controller.

The two Atom modules use Turtle Beach’s proprietary 2.4GHz wireless link to stay connected during gaming. At the same time, low-latency Bluetooth® ensures a reliable, lag-free connection to Android smartphones during cloud gaming on Xbox Game Pass, GeForce Now, Steam Link, and more.

An exclusive Designed for Xbox Atom Controller comes in black and yellow and features the Xbox Guide button plus a free 1-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass. The Atom Controller also comes in black and teal, and red. All three versions launch Nov. 14, 2022, and are available for pre-order today at www.turtlebeach.com and participating retailers worldwide for $99.99 MSRP.

Turtle Beach expands its range of accessories for mobile gaming with the debut of the brand’s Hyper-Portable Atom Controller (Photo: Business Wire)

“Mobile gaming is increasingly becoming a part of everyday life, and our Atom Controller makes it easy for gamers to pick up and go without sacrificing quality control,” said Juergen Stark, Chairman, and CEO of Turtle Beach Corporation.

“The continued positive reception of our console, PC, and mobile controller products is great. Expanding our portfolio to reach mobile gamers is further evidence of Turtle Beach’s commitment to increasing our share of the overall controller market. Atom is the latest in our extensive lineup of controllers launching this year, with more to follow.”

The Atom Controller features console-style controls that bring the familiar feel to mobile gamers, and the ergonomic shape of the grip keeps hands relaxed and comfortable for hours. A reliable 20-hour battery takes just 2.5 hours to charge to 100%, and the Atom Controller companion app allows gamers to configure additional features and search for new games.

The full list of Atom Controller features includes: Free Xbox Game Pass Ultimate*: Includes a free 1-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, giving players access to an extensive library of games that work perfectly with the Atom Controller.

Compact and comfortable: Connects magnetically to a compact, convenient shape that fits in a pocket or the included carrying case. Plus, an ergonomic handle shape and console-style controls provide a familiar console experience for mobile. Low-Latency Connectivity: Connects lag-free to Android 8.0+ phones via low-latency Bluetooth, while the two independent modules connect via Turtle Beach’s proprietary 2.4 GHz wireless link.

Built for Cloud Gaming: Take the console experience on the go and play familiar mobile games in the cloud with Xbox Game Pass, GeForce Now Steam Link, and more. Console-level controls: Equipped with full-size thumb sticks, a D-Pad, bumpers, triggers, and ABXY buttons, plus display and menu buttons for precise, responsive control on any cloud streaming title. The Designed for Xbox version also has an Xbox Guide button.

Adjustable phone clamps: An ingenious two-piece controller design has integrated phone clamps with a depth range of 67-92 mm, so Android smartphones of any size can fit inside. More gaming, less charging: Each controller module is powered by its battery, providing 20 hours of total battery life on a single charge. Recharge in just 2.5 hours with the included USB-C cable.

Ergonomic design: A comfortable shape with familiar console controls keeps hands comfortable during long gaming sessions. Atom Companion App: Download the upcoming Atom Controller companion app from the Play Store to configure additional features, discover new games to play, and update the firmware.