For those who don't know, the Elite gamepad is designed by Microsoft to remember different types of gamers, allowing players to customize things like D-Pads and Joysticks according to their needs and allow them to add extra when needed. The trigger also supports two separate profiles for configurable button mapping.
Microsoft has improved the design of the elite gamepad based on user feedback. According to the source, the new handle code is "spider." The new handle will have a three-stage Hair trigger lock. This will allow the gamer to adjust the trigger suppression more greatly, and another function that may be added to the handle is the tension control of the joystick. This will allow the player to control the tension of the joystick movement and adjust the amount of resistance when pushing the joystick.
Microsoft may also be coming soonXboxAdd another profile to the Elite handle and the USB Type-C connection. In addition, the upcoming Elite controller will also support PC connectivity via Bluetooth, which is missing from the original elite handle.
Microsoft also plans to add the MagSafe port to the handle and will have a built-in battery. The Elite handle may also be equipped with a dedicated charging dock for fast charging. It is rumored that the new Xbox Elite handle will be launched at the end of 2018. The price will be similar to the original elite handle, so the estimated price is about $150.