Let’s be honest, a keyboard and mouse configuration can be uncomfortable and unintuitive. If you want to kick back, relax, and fall right into an immersive new game, you’ll need a wireless controller.

Thing is, wireless PC controllers come in a lot of shapes and sizes. It isn’t always clear when a controller will work with your PC, and some controllers are supported by more games than others.

That’s why we’ve taken the time to round up the best wireless PC controllers that money can buy. All of these controllers support Bluetooth connections, and they all work with popular clients like Steam and Unity.

If your computer doesn’t have any built-in Bluetooth hardware, you’ll need a Bluetooth USB dongle to use these wireless controllers. Yes, some controller manufacturers sell dedicated USB dongles, but they’re usually more expensive and less versatile than an all-purpose Bluetooth dongle.

1. Xbox Wireless Controller

The Best PC Gaming Wireless Controllers

Experience the enhanced comfort and feel of the new Xbox Wireless Controller, featuring a sleek, streamlined design and textured grip. Enjoy custom button mapping and up to twice the wireless range. Plug in any compatible headset with the 3.5mm stereo headset jack. And with Bluetooth technology, play your favorite games on Windows 10 PCs and tablets. Button mapping available via Xbox Accessories app. Range compared to previous controllers with the Xbox One S.

Get it for $35 at Amazon.

Microsoft Xbox Wireless Controller + Wireless Adapter for Windows 10

Microsoft Xbox Wireless Controller + Wireless Adapter for Windows 10

With the Xbox Wireless Controller + Wireless Adapter for Windows 10, you can experience the enhanced precision and comfort of the newly streamlined black Xbox controller on your PC. The new and improved adapter features a 66% smaller design, wireless stereo sound support, and the ability to connect up to eight controllers at once.

Price from $52 At Amazon.

ZD-V+ USB Wired Gaming Controller

ZD-V+ USB Wired Gaming Controller

ZD-V+ controller is compatible with PC Windows (Xp/7/8/10) or later versions, Android 4.0 and PS3 via wired connection, working great with Laptop/PC, Android smart phones, TV boxes, tablets and PS3. This game controller can identify all the deices automatically, no need driver installation.

Price: $19.99 At Amazon.

Steam Controller

Steam Controller

The Steam Controller is an innovative input device that allows you to play games from all genres, including traditional gamepad-style games as well as games usually reserved for play with a mouse and keyboard. The Controllers are wireless and completely configurable.

The Steam Controller frees you from your keyboard and mouse, and when used with Steam Link in Steam Big Picture Mode, lets you play your favorite Steam games on your TV.

Price: $65 At Amazon.

DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4

DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4

The DualShock 4 Wireless Controller features familiar controls, and incorporates several innovative features to usher in a new era of interactive experiences. Its definitive analog sticks and trigger buttons have been improved for greater feel and sensitivity. A multi touch, clickable touch pad expands gameplay possibilities, while the incorporated light bar in conjunction with the PlayStation Camera allows for easy player identification and screen adjustment when playing with friends in the same room. The addition of the Share button makes utilizing the social capabilities of the PlayStation 4 as easy as the push of a button. The DualShock 4 Wireless Controller is more than a controller; it's your physical connection to a new era of gaming.

Price: $38 At Amazon.

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

The Nintendo Switch Pro controller is more versatile than you’d think. Since the Nintendo Switch connects to controllers via Bluetooth, you can connect the Switch Pro controller to a PC just like any other Bluetooth gamepad.

While most games don’t natively support the Pro controller, gaming clients (like Steam), will automatically map the Pro controller like an Xbox One gamepad. The buttons will still be responsive, and the sticks will still articulate a ton of detail.

As a side note, you can also connect the Nintendo Joy-Con to a PC via Bluetooth. But this setup isn’t ideal (yet), because your computer will recognize the left and right sides of the Joy-Con as two separate controllers.

Price: $58 At Amazon.

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