Ion just unveiled a new device that will motivate you to do more gaming on your touchscreen iDevices. Introducing the Ion Audio iCade Mobile Game Controller which is compatible with both the iPhone and the iPod touch, this new devices will transform your device into a PSP-like gaming console.
The new Ion Audio iCade Portable controller features physical buttons on both the left and right which allows you to play mobile games without having to interact with the device’s touchscreen display. The device houses your iPhone or iPod touch in the center, it has four-way directional pad, four front-facing action buttons and four shoulder buttons for games.
The cradle in the center that holds the iPhone/iPod can be rotated which allows for landscape and portrait views of gaming action. It conveniently swivels and locks into horizontal or vertical viewing positions and the great thing about all of this is that the gaming controller connects with your iPhone using Bluetooth technology so you can simple take your handset from the cradle and go when you are done gaming.
The iCade Mobile Gaming Controller will work with hundreds of games such as Temple Run, Frogger and Decades and will cost you $80 to own. Check out a video below with the Ion Audio iCade Mobile Game Controller in action.
[Via: Ion Audio]