Sony Dualshock 3 Wireless Controller, Black (PS3)

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By: Sony
Walmart #: 000525009

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  • Features Bluetooth for wireless game play
  • Supports up to 7 wireless controllers at once
  • Charges using the controllers USB cable
  • About this item

    Enhance your gaming experience with the Sony Dualshock 3 Wireless Controller Black PS3. This unit's new technology features pressure sensors on each action button so the player will feel the impact of selected actions as the game progresses. This controller also employs advanced motion sensor technology to provide a more realistic gaming experience. This SIXAXIS motion sensing technology allows each player to feel each hit, crash and explosion in the palm of their hand. The realistic effects experienced from this unit each time you play will over time improve your gaming experienced markedly. This wireless PS3 controller will also react with high precision to the natural movements it detects and delivers meaningful real-time feedback during game play. Bluetooth technology enables up to seven players to participate in a gaming session. This same wireless technology gives you the freedom to move about as you play.

    When the Sony Dualshock 3 controller needs to be recharged it can be done through the Playstation 3 system by connecting to it with the controller's USB cable.

    Sony Dualshock 3 Wireless Controller PS3 Black:

    • Pressure sensors that rumble with each action making every impact feel like you're right in the game
    • SIXAXIS highly sensitive motion technology senses your every move
    • Features Bluetooth technology for wireless game play
    • PlayStation 3 system can support up to seven wireless controllers at one time
    • The Sony DualShock 3 Wireless Controller for PS3 can be charged at any time through the PlayStation 3 system using the controller's USB cable


    Accessories: Controllers & Remotes
    Primary Color: Black
    Multi Pack Indicator: No
    Battery Type: Lithium Ion
    Model No.: 525009
    Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.1
    Product in Inches (L x W x H): 5.63 x 8.5 x 3.69
    Assembled in Country of Origin: USA or Imported
    Origin of Components: USA or Imported
    Walmart No.: 525009

    Customer reviews

    Customer Reviews | 244 reviews | 4.8 out of 5

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    244 reviews | 4.8 out of 5

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    Customer review by JakeJake

    5.0 stars by JakeJake

    Ahh...the much awaited for DualShock 3. How we all have yearned for its vibration in our finger tips. This controller was definitely what I had hoped for. Its only draw back is unless you have a newer game you won't get the full affect. In fact, you won't get any vibration at all. Some older games may have an update for it, but with all the new games coming out it's not really that big of a dilmma. All and all this controller is a little pricey but well worth it.

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    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Age:25 - 34
    Usage:Every day

    Customer review by toyotatrucks

    5.0 stars by toyotatrucks

    I've played with both the DualShock 3 and the Sixaxis. The DualShock blows the Sixaxis out of the water. There is a definite diference between the two. I always seem to have problems with the sixaxis controllers (sticky x button, etc..) It is much more worth it to buy the DualShock then the sixaxis.

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    Orlando, Fl
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Ownership:7 - 8 months
    Age:14 - 18
    Usage:Every day
    very cool controller

    Customer review by LovinThisController

    5.0 stars by LovinThisController

    great feel and functionality for wide range of games, and the wireless and shock/vibration features are definite plus!

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    New Hampshire
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Age:35 - 44
    Usage:Every day
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    I am new to this and I am planning on getting a ps3 in the next day or so, so I was wondering can you play while the controller is hooked up to the ps3 with the usb cable?
    by Kit22 11/11/2009
    • Yes you can, but make sure your controller has a connection to your ps3 first then plug it in or you will have to just wait for it to charge and wont be able to use it for a bit. I plug the controller into my computer to charge while im playing so i can still sit away from the tv or ps3.
      by newtzilla2/12/2011
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    • yes you can
      by ps3Lover21/6/2011
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    • Sure, just like yopu I have the same doubt, and I can resist to play in the first moment when I conect it. If your battery is low you can attach the USB cable to continue playing meanwhile you charge your dual shock, the only issue is that this cable is a little bit short to enjoy tha game with freedom, I recommend that buy a long USB cable if you are thinking in play for more that 10 hour, the best is play and when finish attach the USB cable to the controller and let it charging for a hour and that it.
      by WolfGian6/16/2011
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    • Yes
      by bigpmpn12/27/2010
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    • yes you can
      by freeland197312/16/2010
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    • Yes, this is what you have to do when your controller is out of juice and you need to charge it in the middle of a game. You can play while it is charged and disconnected, or charging while it is connected.
      by MitchC10/29/2010
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    • Yes.... enjoy!
      by BachelorBoyKen10/12/2010
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    • yes you can
      by Cjf2259/12/2010
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    • yes, you can play while it is chatging
      by An anonymous customer9/11/2010
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    • Yes. I've done it. I do not know if it will live power it though, so it might have issues if the battery is completely drained.
      by LilCodger7/11/2010
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    by cacoop 12/20/2010
    • Some games require a second controller in order to have more then one player playing the game. Other games like Family game night allow you to share a controller. Depends on what games you want to play I would say!
      by TiggerNemo79/9/2011
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    • Well it would be common sense to purchase one if you want a second player! at least you will have a backup to the first one!
      by SyberShop8/20/2011
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    • It might be a good idea, because you could charge the extra controller and have it for a friend, or when your main controller dies, you could easily change it to be the main controller and keep playing
      by aeoleon7/18/2011
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    • yes, you have to buy one more if you want to play 2 at the same time..
      by lovenikon20022/18/2011
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    • i did caus i love playing with my cuz. cuz he got a wii so it all depens on if there is anyone that will play with you ore if you buy the write games to do so
      by ps3Lover21/6/2011
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    • yes
      by bertha61/3/2011
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    • if u have a second player its a must we have four because some games are for up to four players
      by LoveKarma12/30/2010
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    • Yes if you have more than one person playing you will want another controller.
      by ivygg12/29/2010
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    • Sure, you must, the more you have the more you fun. so much games comes with multiplayer that make it a challenge or a party, I have 2 and I know that I need other one to join with my kids in some games.
      by WolfGian12/28/2010
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    • Yes, its a standard
      by PS3newbie12/27/2010
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