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Hey guys, so I'm considering picking up an Eagle Eye for my PS3 because I cannot stand playing with the controller (and I REALLY want to play Uncharted 3). Anybody wanna share their experiences with it? If it's actually worth buying/are there better alternatives etc.
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Hey guys, so I'm considering picking up an Eagle Eye for my PS3 because I cannot stand playing with the controller (and I REALLY want to play Uncharted 3). Anybody wanna share their experiences with it? If it's actually worth buying/are there better alternatives etc.

+1 I'd like to know too. The Eagle Eye is on sale at Amazon today (techincally BOGO 50% with other games or accessories) and I just bought one for my little brother.
    
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Bought the eagle eye (haven't used the most recent firmware) and it's about the same fare as most of the kb/m converters for the ps3. It's decent if you take the time to tweak and get used to playing it. However, it's still not the same experience as the 1/1 movement on the computer.
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Bought the eagle eye (haven't used the most recent firmware) and it's about the same fare as most of the kb/m converters for the ps3. It's decent if you take the time to tweak and get used to playing it. However, it's still not the same experience as the 1/1 movement on the computer.

So would you recommend it over the alternatives? And speaking of the alternatives, what are they exactly?
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Look for "XIM3" on your favorite search engine. It's intended for the Xbox 360, but you can use it with the PS3 if you get the adapters for it. Check their forums. The older XIM2 and XIM1 (which I have) work fine also, but requires more work on your part (you have to make your own settings).

Be aware that the newest version, XIM3, is in high demand and typically sells out within one day whenever they are listed in stock, which is why I'm still using my XIM1.
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All I know is avoid the split fish like the plague, mine was super laggy.

I just wish they allowed mouse and keyboard by default... well CS:GO will be at least.

I don't mind most games on controller though, in fact for uncharted I prefer it.
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The XIM3 works as well as an adapter can, but most games are designed completely for the controller, so it won't change the game into a PC game. If you take the time to tweak the settings to your liking, it can work quite well though.

The other adapters I've tried aren't really worth the effort.
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