Caution Level: Intermediate
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Operating System: Windows 98/2000/Me/Vista/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: F16-u / Not specified
The Genius USB Joystick is a joystick manufactured by the Genius Company. It is connected via the Universal Serial Bus (USB) connection. It is designed to have 8 base buttons. It also has turbo special features. In addition to the 8 base buttons, this joystick is fitted with 4 more fire buttons. It also has 1 rapid fire trigger button and 1 hot switch button. The Genius USB Joystick is also designed to have a rudder and a throttle, aside the advance turbo function. This joystick is also capable of vibrating. Apart from that, it is also designed to have the wind flow feature, making it an ideal joystick especially when used in playing games. This is because it has an adjustable hand position, making work easier for the user. It is compatible with the IBM PC Pentium 233 mega Hz and even platforms that are higher than this. This joystick does not need a driver for its operations, all you do is connect it via the USB connection and you are good to go.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Genius USB Joystick is easy to use when playing games, thanks to its incorporated features. It is designed to have a hat switch that enables the joystick user to have an 8 way point of view. The joystick also has an adjustable handle opposition. This adjustable handle feature only works when the user intends to make use of the force feedback and the vibration models. For both the vibration models and the force feedback models, this joystick has up to 3 levels of air control. These air control levels help the user in keeping his/her hands cool during its use. These three levels are the off level, level 1 and level 2. The incorporated turbo function is important for the auto repeat function. This auto repeat function is especially useful and recommended as it is very good in shooting when it is used in flight games. The vibration feedback allows the user to enjoy the effects of crashes when playing a game, bumping, and landing, taking off and even stalling during the game. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Genius USB Joystick errors before installing any driver updates.