Top Mini Arcade Sticks 2024

7. PXN-0082

PXN-0082 Arcade FightStick

Those who enjoy the feedback from joystick clicking sounds should enjoy the PXN-0082. There are no latency or dead zone issues to worry about. The wrist space is focused on the right side to avoid making the unit too big for players. For stability, there are suction cups that will not detach during heated battles.

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6. Hori Fighting Stick Mini

Fighting Stick Mini for PS5 console, PS4 console, and PC

The Hori Fighting Stick Mini 4 is a mini arcade stick. The buttons are smaller than usual, but the learning curve is negligible. The closer proximity of the parts requires less energy when playing. Most of the features of a regular arcade stick are present, including turbo at different speed levels.

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5. Mayflash F101

Mayflash Arcade Fightstick F101

The simple Mayflash F101 arcade stick is multiplatform. Its stock parts are above average, and fortunately, it is relatively easy to upgrade the parts yourself. Furthermore, its turbo function works smoothly. As for the build, it is a mixture of high quality plastic with a metal panel that increases the weight and stability, the latter of which is also boosted by big rubber feet at the bottom.

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4. Mayflash F300

Mayflash Arcade Stick F300

Compatible with Sanwa parts, the Mayflash F300 is a budget yet multiplatform arcade stick that is weighty & firm despite its small size, thanks to the rubber feet. The parts are decent and even passed thorough acceptance testing. With the F300, you get an additional octagonal gate and more.

The cable comes with convenient Velcro to stay neat. There is a turbo feature in addition to updateable firmware, and the start button is recessed to make it harder to hit without meaning to. Artwork lovers can print out art to stick on top of the F300’s panel.

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3. 8BitDo Arcade Stick

8BitDo Arcade Stick

The joystick of the 8BitDo Arcade Stick feels nice, and the buttons have quick disconnects for modding. No latency issues were detected when testing this arcade stick on four platforms. The top panel is plastic, but it is impressively not malleable. The weight is enforced by a thick metal plate inside. The 1000 mAh lithium ion battery can last up to 30 hours with Bluetooth and 40 hours through 2.4G. Charging takes four hours.

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2. Qanba Drone 2

Qanba N3 Drone 2

The Qanba Drone 2 uses a Qanba OV7 OMRON switch joystick and Qanba 30 mm B30 buttons. There is also a touchpad in addition to an audio port.

The upgraded joystick produces an enjoyable clicky sound. As for the size of the Drone 2, it is small enough to be considered a mini arcade stick without sacrificing wrist space and so on. There are four rubber squares at the bottom, where you can also find an entry point into the joystick for easier access.

The Drone 2 is lightweight, which is optimal for you to carry. The cable goes into the spacious storage space that is on the right. The interior is organized and makes modification easy, such as by swapping out the joystick for a Sanwa one.

The Drone 2 has a matte black finish, and since this is a Sony-licensed arcade stick, it can be expected to work on future generation consoles as well.

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1. Mayflash F300 Elite

Mayflash Arcade Stick F300 Elite

The Mayflash F300 Elite is multiplatform like the F300 but with premium Sanwa parts, so the joystick feels sturdy, and there is less travel distance. You even get an additional octagonal gate with your F300 Elite box contents. The buttons are excellent, and there is turbo support plus upgradeable firmware.

Just like its predecessor, this arcade stick is weighty and firm, thanks to the rubber found at the bottom. The cable has a useful Velcro wrap to keep things organized. Those looking to spice up the F300 Elite can print out custom artwork to stick right onto the surface. We can offer you our artwork service.

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1Mayflash F300 ElitePrice
2Qanba Drone 2Price
38BitDo Arcade StickPrice
4Mayflash F300Price
5Mayflash F101Price
6Hori Fighting Stick MiniPrice