How Do I Convert a PS3 DUALSHOCK 3 for an Xbox 360?

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How Do I Convert a PS3 DUALSHOCK 3 for an Xbox 360?
Gamers can use their PS3 controllers on their 360 consoles. (black and blue game pads image by Warren Millar from

Some gamers have grown up with Sony and PlayStation products, and thus prefer the PlayStation 3 controller to the Xbox 360 controller--even when playing on the Xbox 360 console. Fortunately, the XCM Cross Fire Converter enables gamers to use their PS3 DUALSHOCK 3 controllers while playing Xbox 360 games on the Microsoft console.

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Things you need

  • Xbox 360 controller
  • PS3 DUALSHOCK 3 controller
  • XCM Cross Fire Converter
  • USB cable

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  1. 1

    Plug the XCM Cross Fire Converter into your Xbox 360 console while the console is turned on.

  2. 2

    Connect a wired Xbox 360 controller to the XCM Cross Fire Converter to establish a connection with your Xbox (a quarter of the LED display on the front of the 360 will turn green).

  3. 3

    Plug one end of the USB cord into the DUALSHOCK 3 controller and the other end into the XCM Cross Fire Converter.

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