Cronus USB Controller adapter for Xbox360, PS3 & PC Review
The Cronus Device is the first ever cross-compatibility gaming add-on in history. Simply put, it allows you to use your favorite gaming controller on virtually any console you want. Love your Xbox 360 controller but have to use PlayStation 3 at your buddy’s house? Not a problem. Just plug in the Cronus device, synch your controller, and you are ready to go. No setup. No hassle. Just play!
This device opens up a whole new world of gaming for you. Gone are the days when you are restricted to using uncomfortable controllers because of the system you are playing on. Features include:
- Works on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and any Windows-based PC
- Lag-free. Instant response every time
- No installation necessary. Simple plug-and-play compatibility
The Cronus USB adapter is a great little piece of hardware that allows players to use the controller setup of choice. Set and installation was easy, no lag on controller response , colored me impressed and I definitely give it a thumbs up.
1. INPUT (USB Receptacle Type A)
Connector for wired game controllers or wireless receivers.
2. OUTPUT (USB Plug Type A)
To connect the Cronus device on game consoles or PC.
Displays the current state of the Cronus device such as the running Profile and errors.
4. PROFILE SWITCH
Use this button to switch between Profiles stored in the Cronus flash memory. The counter resets to zero when it reaches the end of the Profile list. Hold the button for 2 seconds to unload the current Profile.
The Profile button can be emulated on your game controller. Check the “Device Options” on CronusCFG manual for more details.
In Programming Mode the Profile switch makes the Cronus return to Normal Mode.
5. PC PROG (Mini-B USB Receptacle)
Interface for programming, monitoring, testing, firmware update and API.
6. RESET BUTTON
The Reset button is hidden on the back of the Cronus device and needs to be pressed with a pin or paperclip. This will force the Cronus to enter Programming Mode.
In cases where the Cronus was unable to complete a firmware update (i.e. power loss or other reasons) the Cronus device will not work properly. In these situations, with the Cronus device connected to the computer through the PC PROG port, press the reset button on the back of the device with a paperclip to force the Cronus to enter programming mode. This will allow you to redo the firmware update.
More instruction via the Cronus site