Thursday, July 14, 2011

Xbox 360 and Original Xbox controller PCB diagrams - for mods or making your own joystick

I did not have this as a reference when attempting my first controller mod or pad hack. This is very handy for any controller mod type, ie: making a custom joystick. There are also many more controller/PCB diagrams on SlagCoin, just posting some of the ones I am currently using or have used in the past for some of my mods. Enjoy!

ps- Diagrams are pretty self explanatory but if you have any questions, feel free to ask in the comments sections


Original Xbox S controller (late model)

Original Xbox S controller (earlier model)

Xbox 360 controller (late model)

Xbox 360 controller (earlier model)

10 comments:

  1. Haven't updated in a while, but will answer any questions you have.

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  2. hi,

    I want to create a custom controller, any idea what programmable PCB/SOC can do the job ?

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  3. is there anyway to add a tact siwtch on the wired 360 controller without having to scrape off the metal plates located on the A button?

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  4. Do you know how to do any repairs on the xbox controllers?

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    1. I guess it depends on the type of repair!

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    2. And this thread is quite inactive...

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    3. I have a question about the Late Version of original Xbox controller . On J1 , the top thick black wire coming into the connection, is that the cord shield? Thank you for the helpful photos.

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  5. Need help for the wiring in the jack of the 360 controller

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