The PlayStation and the DualShock controller have been best buds for most of the PlayStation brand’s lifespan. Sony has changed little since the introduction of the dual analog design in 1997, instead pushing the iconic controller closer to perfection with each console generation.
Over 40 million PlayStation 4 consoles have been sold so far, and most of them only came with one DualShock 4 controller. If you want to play local multiplayer games, you’re going to need a second, third or even fourth pad. Having a spare to keep charged when the battery drains on another is super handy too.
Don’t bother looking on the high street for controller deals – seriously those prices are insane. Online is where the action’s at and we’ve tracked down all cheap PS4 controller deals. We’ve picked out the best deals for the various different colors too for US and UK readers.
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Cheapest PS4 controller deals by color:
We’ve hand picked out a few more tempting deals for the various color variations below too. Prices correct at time of writing, naturally.
Black: If it’s that classic black aesthetic you’re after, Check out Walmart’s offering at $47.
Gray/Blue: This looks like the same color controller as the one in the Uncharted 4 Special Edition console bundle. This will be your best bet then if you already own a PS4. This is usually quite expensive, so don’t miss it at this low price – Walmart is comfortably the cheapest for gray/blue at $49.
Blue: One of the best looking DualShock 4 colors out there in this writer’s humble opinion. Grab your Wave Blue DualShock 4 for $48 from Amazon.
Red: This one took its sweet time to get to the US of A, but it’s worth the wait once you get it into your hands. Grab your Magma Red DualShock 4 for $49 from Amazon.
White: Going for a red, white and blue trilogy? You’ll be needing the Glacier White DualShock 4 for $49 from Amazon then.
Camo: This model is a bit of a rare find at most retailers so expect higher prices than most models. Today’s best price for the Urban Camo DualShock 4 is $46.47 at Techforless
If any of the black, white or blue prices above go up, Groupon are currently selling these colors for $49.99.
White: ShopTo is comfortably the cheapest around this week. Grab a Glacier White DualShock 4 for £39.85
Grey/Blue: This looks like the same colour controller as the one in the Uncharted 4 Special Edition console bundle. This will be your best bet then if you already own a PS4. Amazon is £5 cheaper for the Grey/Blue controller at £39.99.
Blue: This Currys deal is one of the best prices I’ve seen for the Wave Blue DualShock 4. Don’t miss it! Amazon has them for £37.45.
Red: Prices were much better last week for this one, so it may be worth waiting for another £35 offer. In a rush? ShopTo are the cheapest today. Get your Magma Red DualShock 4 controller for £39.85.
Camo: This one is a bit of a rare find at most retailers so expect higher prices than most models. Today’s best Urban Camo price is £41.85 at ShopTo.
>> Source: TechRadar