Designed for Xbox: The best accessories with Xbox’s official seal of compatibility
While we all love an official Microsoft designed Xbox accessory, sometimes the best Xbox headsets, controllers and steering wheel come from third-party manufacturers instead.
Of course one of the biggest hurdles when buying from a third-party is ensuring it definitely works with your Xbox console, that’s where the Designed for Xbox programme comes in handy. This little seal on the front of the packaging tells you that whether you’re buying a headset or a controller charging stand it has been designed with the Xbox console range in mind.
Continuous compatibility is also a chief concern of the Designed for Xbox programme. Any officially licensed Xbox One accessory that connects to the console either wired or wirelessly is guaranteed to work on the Xbox Series X, any headset that connects via the 3.5mm headphone port on the Xbox controller will also be supported.
Microsoft has recently refreshed the Designed for Xbox badge making it even easier to spot a product with guaranteed Xbox compatibility. To celebrate this slick new look, we’ve listed a few of our favourite Designed for Xbox accessories below…