iPhone game controller at Rs 8,995… Thanks to Logitech

Will you buy an iPhone game controller having a price tag of Rs 8,995?

Logitech India has just launched in India, the PowerShell Controller + Battery, at Rs 8,995 or approx. Rs 9000.

The gaming accessory offers console-style game controls on the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, or iPod touch running iOS 7 and also extends the battery back-up.

How To use this iPhone game controller — PowerShell Controller + Battery

To use this gaming console shell, the user simply has to insert a compatible iPhone or iPod touch into the controller. The analogue off-screen controls of the Logitech PowerShell Controller + Battery offer a gaming experience similar to portable gaming consoles, complete with a D-pad, shoulder triggers and face buttons for controlling game play.

The benefit of using this separate game controller is that the entire screen of the phone can be used for viewing the game.

The iPhone game controller’s design assists gaming for longer periods.

The controller features an in-built 1,500mAh battery that increases the battery capacity of iPhone 5S, iPhone 5 or fifth-generation iPod touch. That apart the user can recharge both batteries that of the controller and of the iPhone without removing the phone from the controller.

Even with the controller on, one can access the iPhone’s power button, volume rocker, camera, speakers, headphone jack and charging port.

The controller is compatible with games that are made to benefit from the new capabilities offered by iOS 7.