Product description: Player X USB Games Controller PCB - Pimoroni PIM444
Player X is agamecontroller module created byPimoronicompany. The module in combination withArcadebuttons andjoystickallows you to create your own game controller, which can be connected to a PC with Windows, Linux and Mac. The buttons can be used to perform specific actions, such as jump / shot, while the joystick can be used to move, such as up, down, right, left. The controller connects to the computer viaa microUSBconnector. On the board are angled connectors in the form of afemale goldpin strip with a raster of 2.54 mmto connect theArcade buttonsandjoystick. The device, when connected to a computer via a USB cable, will appear as a USB game controller.USB cable,buttonsandjoystickare not included.
Player X - controller equipped with angled, female goldpin connector strips for connecting Arcade buttons and joystick.
Main features of the Player X USB game controller module
- USB game controller
- No soldering required, equipped with goldpin connector to connect the buttons and joystick
- 1x joystick
- 12x arcade buttons
- Power button tact-switch
- Connector to connect the Plasma buttons
- MicroUSB connector for PC connection
- Two M2.5 mounting holes with 58 mm pitch
- Board dimensions: 66 x 20 x 7.5 mm
Player X module pinouts
Pimoroni Player Xgame controller module is equipped with three angled, female goldpins with described pins, to which you can connect twelve arcade buttons and one joystick. You can connect joystick to pins L, R, D, U. Pins 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 are for connecting arcade buttons. On the board there is also connector for Pimoroni Plasma buttons and power switch in form of tact-swtich button. Controllers can also be stacked using M2,5 spacers.