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Genius Introduces the F-1000 Arcade Stick

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Posted June 18, 2013 by Kevin in Peripherals
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Bring arcade-quality control home to your PC or PS3

June 18, 2013, Chino, California – Genius is pleased to announce the release of the F-1000 Arcade Stick. Compatible with PC and PS3, the F-1000 Arcade Stick brings professional level arcade-control of the latest games to gamers in their living room.

Arcade-Style Layout

With an arcade-style 8-button layout, and 4-axis ball-handled joystick the F-1000 Arcade Stick, gives modern gamers the more precise control that an arcade layout provides – helping them take their gaming to the next level.

All the Buttons You Need and More

In addition to the Select and Start buttons, the F-1000 boasts 13 buttons, including a Turbo button. 12 of the buttons correspond to buttons on a standard Playstation 3 controller, and have markings showing which button they correspond to. This makes the F-1000 an excellent option for gamers who want to make the transition from a standard Playstation 3 controller to an arcade stick.

Strong and Sturdy Metal Base

Weighing in at a solid 1.866 kilograms, the F-1000 comes equipped with a durable metal base. This base increases the F-1000’s heft and provides a solid and secure feel when you’re draining your opponent’s life bar.

Long Cable for Comfortable Gaming

The F-1000 comes with a 3 meter USB cable as well as a 1 meter extension cable, giving gamers a longer reach than many wired controllers, and letting them crush foes in comfort from the couch.


Now available in the US and Canada for the suggested retail price of US$59.99.

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Package Contents

  • F-1000 arcade joypad
  • Extension cable
  • Multilanguage user manual


  • Body Weight: 1.866kg
  • Body Size (LxWxH): 300 x 220 x 120mm
  • Compatible with Microsoft Windows® 7/8 /Vista/XP/2000/ME/98 OS and Playstation 3

About Genius

Genius is a leading international brand in computer peripherals. Established by KYE Systems Corp. in 1983, Genius offers PC products including computer mice, keyboards, webcams, speakers, headphones, microphones and gaming peripherals under the GX Gaming Series. The Genius consumer electronics range includes , Bluetooth/docking speakers, graphics tablets, projectors, power banks, and digital video recorders. For six consecutive years, beginning in 2005, Genius was recognized as one of Taiwan’s Top 20 Global Brands, and has won multiple national awards from IF, Red Dot, CES, CeBIT and others. For more information, you can visit the Genius website at www.geniusnet.com. Also, you can view the Genius company profile on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyaWkIDodxI.

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