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Xbone controller - what kind of cable do I need to plug it into both my Xbone and PC?

Thread title just about says it all. I'm looking to buy a couple USB cables so I can:

1. Update my Xbone controller's firmware
2. Use it to play Steam games on my PC

I'm looking at Amazon for cables right now, but it's all Greek to me. Male A, Male B, Female, etc.

So, what should I be looking for?

PSN/XBL/Nintendo/Origin/Steam: Nightslyr 3DS: 1607-1682-2948
Switch: SW-3515-0057-3813 FF XIV: Q'vehn Tia


  • DehumanizedDehumanized Registered User regular
    You want a 2.0 A Male to Micro B. It's the same cable that probably came with your last cellphone (unless you use an iPhone, they are the only ones who don't play by the rules)

    here's amazon's house brand, it looks to be out of stock though:

  • Donovan PuppyfuckerDonovan Puppyfucker A dagger in the dark is worth a thousand swords in the morningRegistered User regular
    Monoprice do good cables cheaply. They're definitely worth a look, and they sell through Amazon as well, so if you have Prime...

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