Elevate your gaming experience to a new level with the Thrustmaster T-Flight HOTAS X video game controller. With this joystick, you'll forget you're not in a cockpit as you take to the skies in your favorite games. This advanced controller offers some incredible features that any flight simulator gamer will appreciate. This joystick can be used on both the PC and PS3 and is equipped with internal memory for programmable buttons and axles. The Thrustmaster measures 10.4 by 9.5 by 10.4 inches and weighs 4.7 pounds. Its ergonomic design maximizes the player's comfort without sacrificing functionality. The Thrustmaster HOTAS X Joystick is a great choice for playing flight and battle simulation games. Its plug-and-play hardware ensures it'll work for you right out of the box as it comes preconfigured for immediate gaming. The T-Flight is a high-precision controller that features 12 buttons and 5 axles that can be programed and customized to the needs of your game. Its included internal memory will save all of your programming, even when the device is unplugged. You'll appreciate the detachable throttle, which allows you to arrange your controls any way you want to. It is perfect for a setup with a keyboard as well. This joystick's design includes a wide handrest for added comfort no matter how long you play. Its weighted base makes the whole setup very stable, even during intense gaming sessions. More than just a joystick, the T-Flight HOTAS is a ‘Hands-On Throttle and Stick.’ It comes equipped with its own control column and independent throttle quadrant just like on actual aircraft. The main stick allows for full 360-degree movement and dual-system aerodynamic control; the handle rotates with the integrated blocking system. This controller's buttons are strategically placed around the two halves so that they can be easily reached without players having to change hand positions. One of these is an exclusive Preset button that allows players to instantly switch from one program to another, even mid-game. Another exclusive button is the Mapping Ability, which instantly switches between functions for exciting and customizable gameplay. The HOTAS X has dedicated triggers for braking your aircraft and rapid-fire shooting for military expeditions. There's even an included trigger for switching to panoramic view while you fly. This stick feels and plays great, mainly because you decide how it feels. Its included resistance knob lets you switch between loose and tight resistance for a realistic feel while maneuvering.These joysticks will enhance your gameplay and can connect by USB to any computer. The software in these controllers is preconfigured by default for a number of video games, including Flight Simulator X, Birds of Steel, and Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. It can also be configured to work with other video games, such as Star Citizen. Thrustmaster really put out a great product with the TFHX. Its double-axis rotation, fully codable controls, and detachable pieces make these joysticks more than just toys. The Thrustmaster T-Flight HOTAS Joystick is a great way to nosedive right into the world of elite flying simulation games.