UK Xbox One Unboxing Unearths IR in Controller and a New Port

UK Xbox One Unboxing Unearths IR in Controller and a New Port

Published On August 15, 2013 | By Anthony Barker | News

During one of UK’s first Xbox One unboxes, tech mag/blog T3 uncovers the possibility of IR transmitters on the back of the new Xbox One controller, whilst also uncovering a new port on the back of the console that was not seen or mentioned during Microsoft’s own unveiling of the upcoming next-gen console.

Could this be a remote IR blaster on the back of the controller? Is the new port for developer purposes? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

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