The Xbox One is a great console with many great titles for you to play. Just be sure that you pick up one or more of the best Xbox One accessories to complete your gaming and entertainment experience. With them, you might appreciate all the features your new device offers even more than you already do.
Xbox One S bundles don’t come with everything that you need. The free trial of Xbox Live Gold includes with every console it sells only lasts for two weeks. After it expires, you lose access to online multiplayer, cloud storage for your Xbox One video clips and discounts that people who don’t have an Xbox Live Gold account can’t get. Xbox Game Pass, the video game rental service that Microsoft includes a code for in new bundles, only lasts for a month. After that, you lose access to any of its games.
Any best Xbox One accessories list has more than just subscriptions though. Microsoft includes a single Xbox One Controller with every console. If your house has more than just one gamer, you need a second one for two people to play at the same time. Also, count on buying two batteries packs because Xbox One Controllers take AA batteries. There are media remotes that make watching Netflix convenient for the entire family, and an Xbox Live ChatPad that allows gamers to send longer messages over Xbox Live without keeping a smartphone nearby.
Here are the 13 best Xbox One accessories you need to complete your gaming experience.
Best Xbox One Accessories
- Kinect for Xbox One
- Xbox Live Gold
- Xbox Wireless Adapter
- PDP Talon Media Remote for Xbox One
- Hauppauge TV Tuner for Xbox One
- Xbox One ChatPad
- PDP Energizer Magnetic Play and Chart Kit
- Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller
- Xbox One Design Lab Controller
- PDP Faceoff Controller
- Kinect for Xbox One & Windows Adapter
- Xbox One S Vertical Stand
- Seagate Game Drive