Reviews and Problems with Microsoft Sidewinder Force Feedback Wheel
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it arrived a day late, it didn't come with ...
Jacob Cardoza, Amazon
2 March 2015
Summary: it arrived a day late, it didn't come with the software instillation disk for the wheel and as such many features weren't usable, and the box containing it had a large puncture in it although the device itself showed little to no signs of damage mostly just a few small scratches
Summary: Got this as a Christmas present when I was 6 (2001), used it regularly for a few years and then it became less involved in my life, so my mom put it away in the closet for 8 years. After getting into racing again I took it out and remarkably it works like new!
Summary: I would have wanted to know details about the product-there was no product information, there was no installation CD, no instructions. Even though the box that it was mailed in was badly damaged, the product was in good condition; however it was incompatible with Windows Vista and was probably meant...
Summary: Wow! I think this wheel is great! IF you play any racing games at all you should run out and buy this product. The force feedback is simply great and the wheel is of high quality material too.
Summary: Its well worth spending more and buying a quality wheel. Of course you can spend hundreds on very expensive wheels, but in this price range the main contenders are the MSFF wheel, Logitech, and Act Labs wheel.
Excerpt: This joysticks is on of the best I've had. Its big and heavy enough to keep it balanced unlike some joysticks I've had which needed suction cups. The force feed back is very good and feels realistic.
Pros: Great Force Feedback, Ergonomic, Lots of buttons
Excerpt: Well this is one hell off a joystick and im sure it’s beaten any competition that might’ve threatened it. It’s pretty big to look at first but soon becomes a synch to operate. The force Feedback feature is what’s really fascinating about this product and im sure it beats any other force feedback...
Excerpt: I bought my Sidewinder forced feedback Wheel just after christmas as a belated pressie for my hubby.Having been unable to manage one in time fro christmas I took advantage of the post crimbo sales and went shopping for his new toy. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ What is it? It's a steering wheel!!
Excerpt: I have had the Microsoft Force feedback Pro for about 2 years now. In this time I have had no problems with it what so ever! so the hardware would appear to be very reliable. A lot of games can be played using a combination of mouse and keyboard.