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PS4 Elite controller could be in the works – report

Sony could be working on an elite version of the PS4 controller, according to a series of new patent listings.

First reported by Push Square, the patent in question has been available for a while now, but has since been refiled by Sony.

The patent displays what appears to be a Dualshock 4 controller with additional paddles and customisable features, much like the Elite Controller for Xbox One.

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Sony suddenly revising the patent suggests that the device is currently in development, and could be due for a reveal in the near future.

You can check out the patent images below:

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We wouldn’t be surprised if Sony had plans to launch a shiny new controller alongside the PS4 Neo later this year, which will upscale a number of games to 4K.

Microsoft’s elite controller for Xbox One has been well received since its release, giving players an abundance of unique ways to adjust thumbsticks, d-pads and more on the device.

Would you be interested in a PS4 elite controller? Let us know in the comments.

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