Santa Cruz, California, May 20, 2021 — NACON has announced that the RIG PRO Compact, is now available in-store in the U.S. at Best Buy and online at GameStop,Walmart and Target for $49.99 (USD). The controller, officially licensed for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One, is also sold exclusively at Walmart stores in Canada for $79.96 (CAN). Black and White versions of the controller are available.
The RIG PRO Compact is the world’s first controller to include Dolby Atmos® for Headphones. Dolby Atmos places game audio all around the player, allowing them to react faster and more accurately as they can detect the direction of their threats.
View the trailer for the RIG Nacon Pro Compact
In addition to Dolby Atmos, the PRO Compact offers players an optimized form factor and unparalleled levels of customization. Via the dedicated Pro Compact App, gamers can remap buttons, adjust trigger sensitivity, and manipulate dead zones customizing their controller to suit their play style.
“We are very excited to launch a product suited to gamers who prefer and play better using a controller with a smaller form factor,” said RIG VP of Global Sales & Marketing, Peter Petrides. “This coupled with the unparalleled levels of customization and Dolby Atmos for headphones makes the PRO Compact a powerful tool for any competitive gamer.
PRO Compact owners can enjoy Dolby Atmos for Headphones by downloading the Dolby Access app from the Windows Store onto their Xbox console or Windows 10 PC. Then they simply plug in the controller via USB and connect a headset to experience immersive audio while gaming.
For more information regarding the PRO Compact controller’s features, please view our product information sheet or visit www.nacongaming.com/en-US
RIG is a premium gaming accessory brand and the leader in tournament audio for professional gaming. RIG introduced the first stadium-class esports headset in 2012 and is trusted by sound stage professionals, team coaches and pro players during league and live events worldwide. The brand’s mission is to develop next generation gear for competitive gamers, esports players and live streamers. In 2020, RIG was acquired by NACON, a leading video game developer and designer of premium gaming accessories, including the Compact and Revolution series of controllers for console and PC.
NACON is a company of the BIGBEN Group founded in 2019 to optimize its know-how through strong synergies in the video game market. By bringing together its 10 development studios, the publishing of AA video games, the design and distribution of premium gaming devices, NACON focuses 20 years of expertise at the service of players. This new unified business unit strengthens NACON’s position in the market, enables it to innovate by creating new unique competitive advantages. www.nacongaming.com