Gameport joystick to USB adapter

This adapter lets you connect PC Game port (DB15) joysticks to an USB port.

Product Description:
Connecting a good old analog Game port joystick to a modern computer with this adapter is easy! Perfect for playing classic DOS games with DOSBox!

This adapter is built using advXarch technology for low latency and has an updatable firmware.

  • Support standard Gameport controllers and joysticks (2 axes + 4 buttons).
  • Low latency
  • Replaceable 1 meter (3') USB cable included.
  • Works under Windows, Linux and MacOS X.
  • Updateable firmware.

What's included:
  • 1 Gameport joystick/controller to USB Adapter
  • 1 USB Cable
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The adapter
The adapter
The adapter
The adapter
Example use
Example use
Example use

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Supported controllers
ModelTested bySupportedComments
Advanced Gravis analog joystickraphnet tech.Yes
4-button Thrustmaster gamepad (model unknown)raphnet tech.Yes
Tested systems and/or software
System/SoftwareTested bySupportedComments
Boxer for Mac OS Xraphnet tech.Yes
DOSBox on Linuxraphnet tech.Yes
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