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macrumors G3
Original poster
Sep 22, 2012
Andover, UK
I have an elite series 2 controller and an M1 iPad.

Should I be able to connect the controller to the iPad via USB C and it work?

I connect it, but no “game controllers” option appears in settings.

I don’t want to pair it via BT as the controller is already paired to my Mac via BT.


rui no onna

Oct 25, 2013
I’ve tried connecting via USB as well but it didn’t work.

I think for the iPad, controllers need to be connected via BT. I ended up just buying another Xbox controller while they were on sale last year ($35 iirc).
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