Cygnus Controller for Android™

Product Overview

$21.24 $24.99

Bring the console experience to your Android™ based tablet, cellphone, set top box or VR headset with the Cygnus controller from Nyko. Built from years of experience with Android™ controllers like PlayPad, Cygnus is a full sized wireless Bluetooth® controller designed to work with a multitude of today’s top Android™ titles. Featuring dual analog sticks, d-pad, 4 face buttons, and left/right dual shoulder/trigger buttons, Cygnus has all the necessary tools to tackle any game. Using the standard Android™ HID protocol designed in conjunction with NVIDIA®, Cygnus is compatible with the latest mobile games optimized for Android™ controllers. Cygnus runs on two AA batteries(not included), but can also be powered without batteries by connecting any standard Micro-USB cable. Cygnus works with any Android™ 3.0 device or higher with Bluetooth®.


  • Full size Bluetooth® controller compatible with any game that supports the Android™ HID protocol for game pads
  • Wirelessly syncs to any Android™ device running 3.0 or higher via Bluetooth® to provide a convenient, lag free connection
  • Runs on 2 AA batteries(not included) or by plugging in a standard Micro-USB cable



  • Android HID CompatibleUtilizing the standard gamepad protocol supported by Google, Cygnus is compatible with hundreds of the best games for Android™
  • BluetoothWireless connect to any Android™ cell phone, tablet, set top box or VR headset running 3.0 or higher
  • Console Like ControllerExperience the full sized comfort of dual analog sticks, full triggers and large face buttons. They make gaming much easier than touch screen controls
  • AA Battery PoweredEasily powered via standard AA batteries or any Micro-USB cable

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Cygnus Controller for Android™ Support FAQ

  1. 1. Does the Cygnus Controller have a rechargeable battery pack?

    No, the Cygnus Controller uses 2 AA batteries (not included) for power.

  2. 2. Can I use the Cygnus Controller on an Apple device?

    No, the Cygnus Controller is designed to work with Android™ based tablets, cell phones and set top boxes.

  3. 3. How do I sync my Cygnus Controller to my Android™ device?

    Turn on your devices Bluetooth® option and then press and hold the Home button until it enters pairing mode. Once pairing mode has started, it will rapidly cycle between the three lights until it is paired with your device.

  4. 4. How do I know my Cygnus Controller is paired with my Android™ device?

    The light sequence will stop and only the bottom LED will be illuminated.