Top Xbox Series X Arcade Sticks 2023

10. PXN-0082

PXN-0082 Arcade FightStick

Those who enjoy the feedback from joystick clicking sounds should enjoy this little gem, the PXN-0082. There are no latency or dead zone issues to be concerned about. The wrist space is focused on the right side to avoid making the arcade stick too big. For stability, there are suction cups that won’t detach mid-battle.

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9. Mayflash F300

Mayflash Arcade Stick F300

Compatible with Sanwa parts, the Mayflash F300 is a budget arcade stick that is multiplatform and weighty despite being smaller in size. Plus, its joystick is sturdy. If you wish, you can print out a decal to stick on top of the arcade stick. The F300 is quite customizable.

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8. Mayflash F500

Universal Arcade Stick F500 V2

The Mayflash F500 is another budget arcade stick that is bigger than the Mayflash F300. The acrylic panel of the multiplatform arcade stick makes customizing it less complex. Additionally, the metallic cover and base increase security and weight. Furthermore, the buttons work better than its predecessor. An octagonal gate is provided as an extra item, and replacing it is rather simple. The same applies to the buttons because of the easily visible screws you can find at the bottom. Another improvement over the predecessor is including a headphone jack.

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7. Dark Matter

Dark Matter Arcade Fighting Stick for Windows, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and Android

The Dark Matter Arcade Fighting Stick has an aluminum alloy frame, octagonal-gated Sanwa joystick, and Sanwa buttons. You can change the input type as you wish, whether it is D-pad, left stick, or right stick. There is a tournament lock and a turbo mode.

Sanwa parts strengthen the performance and durability of this arcade stick. The eight-directional joystick eases movement, and the precise buttons complete the deal. There is plenty of room for comfort, and the heavy weight & rubber feet enhance the stability.

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6. DragonSlay Universal

DragonSlay Universal Arcade Stick

Like the Dark Matter Arcade Fighting Stick, the DragonSlay Universal has ample wrist space. Heavy weight and rubber feet optimize stability. State-of-the-art parts are present as well. This arcade stick features a door hanger, and the hinged door on the rear side contains the USB cable, another USB cable, a hex screwdriver, and some room for more items.

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5. Mad Catz Ego

Mad Catz Ego Arcade Fight Stick

This later rendition of the DragonSlay Universal, which is the Mad Catz Ego, has quality Sanwa joystick and buttons too. Besides turbo functionality, the secondary buttons can be locked to avoid accidents. The well designed top panel provides plenty of space for one’s convenience, and the heavy weight and rubber feet help stabilize the arcade stick. The aesthetics are quite sophisticated due to the geometric shapes in warm colors. Both fans of this brand and newcomers should like this stylish arcade stick.

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4. Hori RAP N Hayabusa

Hori Real Arcade Pro N Hayabusa Soulcalibur VI

The Hayabusa buttons of this arcade stick live up to their good reputation. Additionally, the options button can be conveniently concealed with a cover to avoid getting disqualified in a tournament due to an accidental button press. Speaking of which, there is turbo support for the buttons.

The Noir layout of the buttons seems to be becoming the industry standard for a good reason. Also, the touchpad can be found on the back of the unit, making it unlikely to hit it on accident too. As for the joystick, it is responsive, there is plenty of wrist room, and the unit should fit comfortably on your lap, especially because there are rubber pads.

The unit feels solid, and the buttons have a pleasing texture to them. The arcade stick has a cable compartment and a headphone jack. The arcade stick also has carriage handles, and it is mod-friendly.

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3. Hori Fighting Stick α

Fighting Stick α Designed for Xbox Series X | S ・ Xbox One

The Hayabusa joystick and buttons of the Hori Fighting Stick α are of quality. There are long rubber pads on both sides. The arcade stick is noticeably lighter than average. Nonetheless, it feels well built and durable because of the metallic top plate and quality plastic, the latter of which probably comprises 98% of the arcade stick. Opening the arcade stick using the latch in the back is smooth.

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2. Mayflash F300 Elite

Mayflash Arcade Stick F300 Elite

The Mayflash F300 Elite is an improvement over the Mayflash F300 with a Sanwa joystick and buttons. It is weighty and firm. The joystick feels sturdy, and there is less travel distance to register an input, so there are no dead zones. Those who want to spice up the minimalist look can print a sticker to stick onto the surface.

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1. Mayflash F500 Elite

Universal Arcade Stick F500 Elite

The Mayflash F500 Elite is a multiplatform monster that has Sanwa parts, and included is an octagonal joystick gate as an accessory. Replacing the gate and buttons is easy. There are screws at the bottom that are easy to see to access the interior. There is plenty of wrist space too. You can use wired headphones with this arcade stick to stay in the zone when gaming. The metal cover and base enhance both weight and stability. The arcade stick has an acrylic panel up top that is easily removable, and we can provide you custom art!

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RankFull ReviewBuy
1Mayflash F500 ElitePrice
2Mayflash F300 ElitePrice
3Hori Fighting Stick αPrice
4Hori RAP N HayabusaPrice
5Mad Catz EgoPrice
6DragonSlay UniversalPrice
7Dark MatterPrice
8Mayflash F500Price
9Mayflash F300Price