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Microsoft Announces Flightsim Hardware Accessories For Xbox

Take to the Skies with These Official Microsoft Flight Sim Accessories:

On July 27, Microsoft Flight Simulator will be opening the skies tomillions of new pilots with its launch on Xbox Series X|S. For many,this marks the beginning of a journey to test their piloting skillsagainst lifelike challenges and we want to help Xbox fans find theirideal accessories for how they want to fly. At Xbox, offering player'schoice is important to us and today we are announcing new peripheralsfrom our licensed partners to enhance your immersive console and PCexperience.


Turtle Beach VelocityOne Flight

Millions of gamers worldwide trust Turtle Beach to delivergame-changing peripherals and audio innovations. Now, Turtle Beachenters the simulation category with the Turtle Beach VelocityOneFlight for Microsoft Flight Simulator. Developed by world-classaeronautical engineers and pilots, the Turtle Beach VelocityOne Flightis a complete, inclusive flight control system for Xbox Series X|S andWindows PC, offering intuitive and realistic controls to equip allplayers with the ability to experience the thrill of flight.

A true-to-life 180-degree yoke handle with built-in rudder controlsat your fingertips provides precise, long-lasting control of anyaircraft. The included modular throttle quadrant, with integrated trimwheel and custom lever, enables players to customize at-home aviatorsfor an enhanced, realistic flight experience for both light and heavyaircrafts. The VelocityOne Flight management display, and an authenticstatus indicator panel, offers real-time alerts and critical flightdetails so you can fly the skies with confidence. When you connect viaa USB connection, the setup process is quick and easy across allcompatible devices. The Turtle Beach VelocityOne Flight will beavailable in Fall 2021 for $349.95 USD. Sign up to be notified whenVelocityOne Flight is available for pre-order fromhttps://www.turtlebeach.com.


Honeycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC

The Honeycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC is an advanced flightsimulation system compatible with Xbox Series X|S consoles. TheHoneycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC was designed and developed bypilots and aerospace engineers to provide the most realistic flightsimulation experience possible. Made for simulation fans, flightstudents and pilots, the yoke brings aviation into the comfort of yourown home.

The controls feature a full 180-degree yoke rotation with upgradedhall effect sensors providing smooth precision and no centerdetent. The base includes a switch panel with multiple options –master, alternator, avionics, and light switches – as well as aspring-loaded 5-position ignition switch. The left and right handlesinclude 13 programmable buttons and switches for a fully customizableflight experience. The Honeycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC will beavailable for pre-order later this year and will release in early2022. But that’s not all! Honeycomb is working to create the ultimatecivilian flight stick that serves both general aviation and commercialairliners, coming in early 2022!


Thrustmaster T.Flight Full Kit X

Pilots have been owning the skies on Xbox with the T.Flight HOTASOne and TFRP Pedals for some time, and now, a new bundle is on theway! The T.Flight Full Kit X is great for playing Microsoft FlightSimulator on Xbox Series X|S. It is a full flight simulation kit forgamers seeking immersive and realistic flight sessions. Once youconnect the device to your console, everything is instantly recognizedby the game and configured for use right away. This kit includes thejoystick, detachable throttle, and rudder pedals with sliderails. Specifically, the T. Flight HOTAS One features a compactdesign, and the joystick and throttle can be detached, allowing forcustomized positioning for your preferred flight experience.

The joystick also comes equipped with 14 action buttons and 5axes. Inspired by real aircrafts, the T. Flight Rudder Pedals (TFRP)bring Microsoft Flight Simulator to life by offering precision controlof rudders and brakes. Featuring S.M.A.R.T technology, these pedalsenable a wide range of smooth movement and outstanding precision. Itsergonomic design lets users put their entire foot on each pedal,thanks to the handy and removable heel-rests. Head into the skies withthis comprehensive flight simulator bundle compatible with Xbox SeriesX|S.

The Thrustmaster T.Flight Full Kit X is available for pre-order andavailable for purchase beginning July 27 for $199.99 USD in theUS. Pilots worldwide will have access to this bundle starting October19. For players who want to test out the joystick or pedalsindividually, both products can be purchased separately. Snag the TFRPPedals for $129.99 USD and the T.Flight HOTAS One at $89.99USD. Thrustmaster will also offer an official yoke for Xbox Series X|Sand Windows PCs this holiday.


Razer Turret

For players interested in piloting with keyboards, look no furtherthan the Razer Turret for Xbox. The Razer Turret for Xbox includesRazer Mechanical Switches, featuring optimized actuation and resetpoints. Every command is executed with super-fast responsiveness andprecision. It’s also paired with a built-in mouse and mat, sportingthe acclaimed Razer 5G Advanced Optical Sensor deliveringindustry-leading speed and accuracy.

There are plenty of ways to fly and players can choose to use thenew flight sticks, our Xbox Wireless Controllers, or mice andkeyboards for their preferred gaming experience. For flightenthusiasts interested in playing with a flight stick, productsDesigned for Xbox like the Hori Ace Combat 7 HOTAS Flight Stick or theThrustmaster T.Flight HOTAS One are also compatible with MicrosoftFlight Simulator.

At Xbox, we encourage players to fly the way they want, and incollaboration with Microsoft Flight Simulator, as well as our licensedpartners, we’re ensuring you have options for your flightexperience. This is just the beginning, and we will continue workingto bring you the very best flight simulation accessories. Until then,test your skill, earn your wings, and explore the world. The sky iscalling on July 27 on Xbox Series X|S with Xbox Game Pass.


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