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I picked up the MadCatz QWERTY keypad for the PS3 Sixaxis controller. I was tired of having a full blown keyboard in my living room, but still needed something to type with, and this little guy isn't all that bad. Got it for $30 bucks from Best Buy. Overpriced to say the least, but it's fully functional and easy. It uses a small wireless USB adapter that plugs into the PS3 and two AAA batteries. You can also use with it snapped onto the controller or just have it off to the side.



The only thing I don't really like about it is that when the keypad is switched off, the little red LED on the USB adapter blinks. Other than that, it's worth it.
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link? pics? sounds sweet
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Here's a link for a couple more pics, but here they kinda compare it to MS's 360 keypad, which i think looks much cooler.
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post #4 of 9
Nice Idea but I would actually prefer a full blown keyboard lol.
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me too, but its nice for anyone that is used to a blackberry or something like that
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I picked up the MadCatz QWERTY keypad for the PS3 Sixaxis controller. I was tired of having a full blown keyboard in my living room, but still needed something to type with, and this little guy isn't all that bad. Got it for $30 bucks from Best Buy. Overpriced to say the least, but it's fully functional and easy. It uses a small wireless USB adapter that plugs into the PS3 and two AAA batteries. You can also use with it snapped onto the controller or just have it off to the side.



The only thing I don't really like about it is that when the keypad is switched off, the little red LED on the USB adapter blinks. Other than that, it's worth it.
lol, I got one just like that from here for 5 cents shipped. . . deals over though :-/ . .oh and its wired (usb) . . great for car-pcs though
 
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post #7 of 9
Meh no thanks. Just get a pretty kb like the G11.
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post #8 of 9
its so much easier with a normal keyboard though! just get a cheap wireless one
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It is easier with a normal keyboard, but with all the freakin remotes and controllers i have in my living room, a full size KB takes up too much space.
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