Hands on Review: Moga Pro Power Game Controller for Android

Gaming enthusiasts are always on the hunt for new and exciting titles to get their hands on. Mobile gaming is one of the platforms where developers strive to release games with console quality graphics. Thanks to the new and powerful processors and GPU, it has now given the famous game developers the opportunity to launch their games on mobile phones and tablets. But when you compare mobile gaming to console gaming, one thing you’ll definitely find annoying is that the touchscreen controls aren’t as good as using game consoles or controllers. Using touch controls ruins the gaming experience, especially in first-person shooters where the gameplay is difficult to control. What other than a game controller can make your life easier and enhance your gaming experience on mobile phones and tablets.

PowerA is one such video game peripheral manufacturer known for their line of MOGA game controllers for mobile phones and tablets. PowerA has a line of game controllers for Android and IOS devices. GT Racing 2, Call of Duty Strike Team, Asphalt 8, NFS Most Wanted etc. There are a number of game titles that support enhanced gaming experience with Moga game controllers, including the latest popular games such as It features the Moga Ace Power controller for Apple devices and 4 controllers for Android: Moga Pocket, Moga Pro, Hero power and the brand new Moga Pro Power controller.

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This is our review of the MOGA Pro Power Gaming controller for Android.

what’s in the box

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The game controller comes in a pretty clean and sturdy packaging. Package includes Game controller, a tablet stand, Moga Boost cable, Micro USB charging cable and user manual.

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The game controller has a solidly built quality that feels superior to the PS4 controller and is similar to the XBOX one controller. Buttons provide good tactile feedback.

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Features of the Pro Power controller

The controller is compatible with all Android 2.3+ devices and uses Bluetooth connection to pair with android devices. The controller is a professional-size game controller with a dual-click analog stick, D pad, shoulder buttons and shoulder triggers, four action buttons, and a start and a select button. The controller also has a battery indicator and a battery button. On the side is the mode selection button to choose between Mode A and Mode B or turn it off.

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Pro Power control feature

A Mode supports games optimized to work with Moga game controllers. Mode B supports games that can run with HID (human interface devices) support.

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The controller comes with Smart Lock technology, which can grip smartphones as big as Galaxy Note 3 seamlessly. Tablet stand in the package; If you want to enjoy gaming on tablets or larger screens.

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The game controller comes with multiplayer support so you can connect up to four controllers to a single device.

The Pro Power game controller comes with a 2200mAh battery that lets you play for hours on a single charge. You can also charge your Android device with your game controller using the Moga Boost cable included in the package.

Functionality of Pro Power Controller

Pro Power Controller Functions

Setting up the game controller is easy. First you need to Download Moga Pivot App from Play Store. After installing the application, open the application and select the mode from the game controller. The app will automatically connect to the device within 30 seconds using Bluetooth. All Moga enhanced games will now be listed on the device screen. All of Moga’s enhanced games will automatically detect the gamepad.

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Pros:

1. Console quality gaming experience with full size controller.

2. Multiplayer support.

3. Charge while playing.

4. Supports various screen size with tablets.

5. Support HID games.

Cons:

1. The smartphone holder does not have the flexibility to tilt more for comfortable viewing.

2. It may take some time to charge the controller with the micro USB to USB cable.

Where to Buy

Currently, Moga Gaming controllers are available at retail stores in the US, UK, Australia and Amazon.com. If you don’t live in these countries but want to have this great gamepad, you can go international shipping and buy the gamepad here: mogaanywhere.com.

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