Retro Receivers for NES/SNES Classic Edition FAQ

Note: Xbox Bluetooth controllers on the latest firmware released in Sep, 2021 are NOT supported any longer, due to their bluetooth change from Classic to BLE.

*Other products which are affected by this change also include: USB Adapter, USB Adapter for PS classic, NES Receiver, SNES / SFC Receiver, Classic Receiver & MD Receiver.

  • How many controller can this receiver connect to at a time?
    • One controller at a time. If you wish to use 2 controllers at a time, you would need to use 2 receivers.

  • Can I use two receivers on the same device? If so, do they interfere with each other?
    • Yes, you can. No, they do not interfere with each other.

  • What controllers is this receiver compatible with?
    • It works with Xbox One S/X Bluetooth controllers, Xbox Elite 2 controller, DS4, DS3, Switch Pro, JoyCons (including NES and FC versions), Wii U Pro, Wii remote, as well as all 8BitDo Bluetooth Classic controllers.
    • *Models which are not mentioned above are not compatible with this receiver.

  • What systems does this receiver work with?
    • It works with SNES/SFC/NES Classic Edition and Windows 10.

  • What is the Micro USB port on the receiver for?
    • For receiver firmware upgrade and using it on PC.

  • What is the Bluetooth range?
    • 10 meters. This receiver functions the best within the range of 5 meters.

  • Does it work with Bluetooth speakers, keyboards and mouses?
    • No, it does not.