Mad Catz' Micro C.T.R.L.i Mobile Gamepad delivers traditional gaming controls for devices running iOS 7 or later. Whether at home or on the move with the included smartphone clip, Micro C.T.R.L.i transforms your iOS device into a portable gaming console. Connect your iPhone to your TV with Apple's Lightning Digital AV Adapter* and you can enjoy an authentic arcade experience in your living room. Providing responsiveness that outshines controllers made for standard gaming consoles, Micro C.T.R.L.i is the premier controller for Apple devices.
*Apple Lightning Digital AV Adapter sold separately.
Armed with the proper cable and adapter, you have the power to connect your iOS device to your HDTV. And, a console-grade gaming experience isn't complete without a console-grade controller. Micro C.T.R.L.i is just that a compact gaming controller with premium components including dual analog sticks, fully analog triggers and action buttons, plus a pressure-sensitive D-Pad.
The Micro C.T.R.L.i Mobile Gamepad employs an Apple-approved Bluetooth chip to ensure compatibility with most Apple products. Micro C.T.R.L.i is officially Apple-certified to meet or exceed their comprehensive performance standards.
iPhone 6 Plus
iPad Air 2
iPad mini 3
iPad mini 2
iPad mini with Retina display
iPad (4th generation)
iPod touch (5th generation)
An easy pairing process will quickly establish a Bluetooth link between Micro C.T.R.L.i and an Apple device. Enable a connection by merely pressing the gamepad's dedicated Bluetooth button and then tapping the Micro C.T.R.L.i entry on the host device. Also boasting multiplayer support, up to four gamepads can pair to the same iOS device.
Courtesy of built-in Bluetooth technology, Micro C.T.R.L.i is extremely efficient at conserving energy. The included AAA batteries provide power for up to 40 hours of gaming.
Mad Catz' downloadable application provides the ability to keep tabs on controller functionality. Once installed on an Apple device, just a few taps can easily determine remaining battery life. The application helps future-proof Micro C.T.R.L.i by offering automatic notification of over-the-air firmware updates. Also doubling as an onscreen controller health clinic, press a button or move a stick to visually verify that all Micro C.T.R.L.i components are physically fit.
Check out a list of featured C.T.R.L.i-compatible games and apps here.
Perfect for replacing touch controls with physical controls, an adjustable smartphone clip* attaches an iOS device on top of the gamepad. The clip included with the Micro version C.T.R.L.i can reside underneath the controller an ideal travel partner that's ready for mobile gaming whenever you are.
*Minimum device width = 58.6mm (2.3 inches); maximum device width = 80.5mm (3.17 inches).