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[idea] PS3 controller hack/mod... need advice

4th May 2012, 03:45 PM |#1  
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so... the PS3 controller works with my and other android devices, but it's an "external" controller

i have a small idea that i have no idea how to excute in real life, so i look for advice
to sumerize it is one pic (better then words)
i want to somehow "split" the PS3 controller so i can put it on the side of the smartphone having it's pcb behind the phone.

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5th May 2012, 03:43 PM |#2  
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LOL. A phone like that would just be annoying.
5th May 2012, 08:23 PM |#3  
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An easier and much less ridiculous looking option would be to have a holder integrated in to the controller so that you could mount the phone over the buttons.
6th May 2012, 03:01 AM |#4  
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LOL. A phone like that would just be annoying.

You can say that again!!!

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6th May 2012, 03:55 AM |#5  
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It's been done. I've seen about 4 different variants of the same idea, here is one.

http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/4307...gerless-gaming

And here is another.

http://www.icontrolpad.com/

Additionally, just get yourself a PSP, Vita, or DS. The games are much better, and if you're going to carry around something like a ps3 controller or whatever, you might as well carry around a real gaming device.

(I used to carry a datel retro wiipad or a ps3 controller to play emulated games.....but trust me, ladies would much rather see you playing a PSP, and even that is a curse)
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7th May 2012, 03:32 AM |#6  
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Seems like it would be better just to pick up an Xperia Play, no?
15th May 2012, 02:25 PM |#7  
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need something like this they would sell like crazy

http://andriasang.com/comtm7/psp_go_...ck_attachment/
15th May 2012, 05:05 PM |#8  
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need something like this they would sell like crazy

http://andriasang.com/comtm7/psp_go_...ck_attachment/

Clear his tears handle like that <3
17th May 2012, 12:23 PM |#9  
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How did you get the PS3 controller work as an external controller?
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How did you get the PS3 controller work as an external controller?

sixaxiscontroller app on the Market
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