Apple’s iOS 7 to include standardized game controller support

By Jos
Jun 12, 2013
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  1. Smartphones and tablets have been gaining ground in the mobile gaming space for a while now -- much to the dismay of Sony and Nintendo -- but now Apple is really getting serious about this booming market with iOS 7....

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,718   +873

    Finally. Jos I think the next OS X will also include support for controllers. You may want to fix the title to include both OS X and iOS.
  3. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 3,384   +607

    OS X doesn't support USB gamepads? Seriously?
  4. GhostRyder

    GhostRyder TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,137   +497

    It doesn't JC? I didn't know that are you sure iOS x does not support game pads. I swore a game pad I have says windows and Mac on the box. But I could be wrong.
  5. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,718   +873

    My mistake, I misread another article.
  6. howzz1854

    howzz1854 TechSpot Maniac Posts: 585   +79

    Does anyone know if this will support all current iphones or just iphone 5.
  7. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 3,384   +607

    It will probably be the iOS version. There will be a limit (as always) on which devices can upgrade. I'd say iPhone 4S would be the lower limit.


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