Archive for February, 2014

CM FIRMWARE V1.44 RELEASED

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It’s been a huge month for the CM team. As most of you are aware we decided to rebrand the website from CronusMAX to ControllerMAX which was documented in this press release – you can look forward to more products from us in 2014 🙂

As promised we continue to improve features and fix many bugs that are reported by our expanding community.

2014-02-24, FW Ver 1.44

  • Firmware generated with lastest AVR GCC compiler (ver 3.4.2.1002)
  • Fix and optimization of “Remote Control” feature
  • Universal Xbox One compatible controllers recognition (not VID:PID hard coded) Includes support such as new Xbox One Killer Instinct Fighsticks
  • Added Xbox One DIGITAL LT and RT signal parse (Usually analog triggers are dead – this converts to digital – common used in fightsticks)
  • Added function ‘get_battery’ (Great for warning LED via script i.e. controller LED flashing when battery is at 20%) Script Example

Gtuner Plugin Updates :

  • MaxAim 3.13
  • MaxRemapper 1.11

There are now several new settings to tweak controller performance in the latest Gtuner v2.17+

Tools > Options > Devices

Speed Up Settings:

These settings are made available for the end user to toggle on/off to try and improve performance or to troubleshoot any issues such as lag/disconnect.

Inframe Out: Check if there is more data to send to the Console within the current USB frame. This setting helps improve performance and reduce input lag.

Inframe In: Check if there is more data to receive from the Controller within the current USB frame. This setting helps improve performance and reduce input lag.

1ms Response: A response time of one millisecond is the fastest response time possible for USB devices. Disabling this option will make the device run at the original speed of the Console currently in use. This may help situations where there are disconnect issues or Player 2 i/o issues.

DS4 BT Boost: This setting sends multiple endpoint requests within the same USB frame. This setting improves the data acquiring from Dualshock 4 controllers over Bluetooth connection.

Rumble Over Bluetooth: 

Some Bluetooth dongles are not compatible with FULL SPEED rumble over Bluetooth. This feature requires high bandwidth which is usually not supported by old or cheap Bluetooth dongles. The work around is to select the option FLOW CONTROL, FLOW CONTROL+ or DISABLED.

As of Gtuner v2.17, this setting effects both Dualshock 3 and Dualshock 4 (previous versions only applied to DS3)

Remote Control Explained:

You can now switch between memory profiles by using your controller. Simply hit these two buttons:

Xbox 360: Back+Guide
Xbox One: View+Guide
PS3: Select+PS
PS4: Share+PS
Wii U Pro: Select+Home

SHOP.CONTROLLERMAX.COM IS NOW LIVE

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We have now setup our own webstore so you can buy direct without worrying if your product is genuine or not 

There will also be an affiliate program so you can earn cash on your website / YouTube videos / Facebook pages / Twitter feeds ! – More details on that soon.

We will also be working with several vendors in the controller community and will soon have a shop full of various mods, addons, shells, controllers, fight sticks and other cool accessories

Watch this space !

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    10 / 10 here !

    If you own a ps3 and prefer an xbox controller, or even use a keyboard and mouse, this is a must to remap your keyboard to a controller. Go buy it now you won't be disappointed !

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    Amazing device

    If you're like me and love your PS4 controller but want to use an Xbox One GET THIS you won't be sorry.

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    Worth every penny

    The controller feels and performs as it does on the xbox right there on my ps3, awesome job guys, and worth every penny !!!

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    Amazing Macro combos

    tested Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition. I was able to perform normal & FADC combos with some characters like Ryu and Ken with a single click. Amazing.

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    As good as a XIM

    If you are a pc gamer, that needs a pc solution for console, get yourself a ControllerMAX you will not regret it.

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    KB & Mouse RULES!

    All I can say playing 10 minutes with ControllerMAX properly configured it felt better then PC....YES I said it even better then PC, it's that smooth.

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    Six-Axis 360!

    WOW! I can finally get that six-axis awesomeness on my Xbox 360. The best money I ever spent.

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    Beats all rapidfire mods

    I've tried the Intensafire, Godfather even the new Wolf controller. The ControllerMAX beats them hands down and no wires or soldering too. 5 Stars!

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    Just perfect!

    I can't believe how much this can do for the price tag - it blew me away. Best controller upgrade ever.

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    Hugh Thanks!

    Without your help I couldn't be playing Xbox, thanks guys.

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    Wow!

    I have to say after reading the forums for Destiny Mouse and Keyboard setup I was flying into getting it set up in 20 minutes. It works outstanding! I'm more then satisfied and its worth every penny!

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    Achievement Unlocked!

    Idle boosting Complete 150 Multiplayer games, James Cameron's Avatar. My friend said it would be hard, I laughed then linked him.

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    A++!

    Now this is a company you can count on and trust...keep up the great work guys!

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    What Disability?

    I would like to thank you for making the CronusMax. I have this problem hitting L3 and R3, and today that problem was fixed. I love the remap feature on the Cronus max. You made my life easier.

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    Awesome stuff guys!

    Playing Forza 5 with my original MS 360 wireless wheel makes the XB1 complete for me, thanks to the CronusMax. Thumbs up!