All supported Xbox 360 controller features, including a list of known compatible Xbox 360 controllers.
Cronus Zen supports most Xbox 360 original and licensed third-party controllers. They can be connected to all compatible gaming systems with full Mod & GPC scripting capabilities.
Be sure to read the following important information before you begin to setup your controller. Stick to the basics and everything will be gravy
Main Supported Features
Wired Only (A1 USB)
Official & Third-Party
Headset Audio Direct
Direct to Controller
Even though there is no headset support for Xbox 360 controllers, if you are gaming on an Xbox Series X|S, PS5, Xbox One or PS4 you can connect your headset directly to the Xbox or PlayStation Auth Controller.
Official Microsoft Controllers
All special editions and variations of the official Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller are compatible with Cronus Zen.
Xbox 360 consoles require an original wired Xbox 360 controller, to Authenticatethe Cronus Zen. This is called the 'Auth Controller' and can also be used as the primary gaming controller.
For Xbox 360 Wireless support, it is not possible to send Authentication data via an
Important Note: The controller must be wired. Play and Charge adapters for wireless controllers do not work as they provide power but no data.
Xbox 360 Wireless Receiver
Original & Third Party
Third-Party Licensed Controllers
Many licensed third-party Xbox 360 controllers support Authentication over USB. If you ever have an Xbox 360 controller that doesn't support Auth, simply connect any 360 Auth Controller to Zen's A1 USB port and game with your preferred controller connected to A2 or A3.