Is this faulty controller?

#1 Posted by Quipido (658 posts) -

I just got my PS4 today and the controller cable seems really loose. When I plug it in, I can wiggle it a bit. It works fine, but seems broken. The port on the controller is a little sunk-in. Can someone confirm this is a replacement-worthy piece?

#2 Posted by SomeDeliCook (2341 posts) -

I've got two PS4 controllers and they both look just like that and both can wiggle as well

#3 Posted by HistoryInRust (6397 posts) -

I hate, hate, hate the way that port is positioned on the controller. With the way the controller sits on a flat surface, I feel I can't set the damned thing down while it's plugged in, lest I risk the whole cable snapping off because of the angle.

#4 Edited by awesomeusername (4216 posts) -

Can confirm mine wiggles to so I guess it isn't faulty.

#5 Posted by Demoskinos (15132 posts) -

Nah sounds about normal.

#6 Posted by awesomeusername (4216 posts) -

@quipido: For comparisons sake. Sorry about picture quality, my iPods camera sucks inside my house.

#7 Edited by jsnyder82 (763 posts) -

No, they make them wiggle like that so they can take more wear and tear. It's normal, albeit a bit jarring at first.

#8 Posted by Quipido (658 posts) -

Ah, ok then, thanks everyone! I won't worry about it anymore. It just looks like it'll break any moment.

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