Backbone One for Android
- Google Pixel 7 Series
- Google Pixel 6 Series
- Google Pixel 5 Series
- Google Pixel 4, 4 XL
- Google Pixel 3, 3 XL
- Google Pixel 2, 2 XL
- Samsung Galaxy S23 Series
- Samsung Galaxy S22 Series
- Samsung Galaxy S21 Series
- Samsung Galaxy S20 Series
- Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+
- Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+
- Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+
- Samsung Galaxy A13
- Samsung Galaxy A53
- Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G
- Samsung Galaxy Note10, Note10+
- Samsung Galaxy Note9
- Samsung Galaxy Note8
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G
- Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
- Honor 50
- LG G7 ThinQ
- Nothing 1
- Oppo Find X5 Pro
- OnePlus 9 Pro
- P30 P0
- Realme 7 Pro
- Sony Xperia Pro-I
- vivo Pro+
- Xiaomi POCO X3 Pro
No, only the PlayStation Edition of the Backbone One for Android is officially supported by the PlayStation and PS Remote Play Apps. No other mobile controller is officially supported by PlayStation, including the Backbone One for Android - Standard Edition.
Aside from its black color, the Standard has ABXY face buttons and does not include official support for PS Remote Play. The PlayStation Edition comes in PS5 white with PlayStation glyphs to match. The PlayStation Edition does include official support for PS Remote Play.
The Backbone One offers high-quality gameplay for all your favorite games that support controllers. This includes the most popular titles like Call of Duty®: Mobile, Minecraft, Genshin Impact, and most Apple Arcade games.
For a list of current compatible games, please check here. Note that this page is being constantly updated so it may not be 100% comprehensive.
Backbone One unlocks a world of possibilities for all types of gameplay experiences. Between the Google Play Store, Xbox Cloud Gaming, and NVIDIA GeForce NOW there are thousands of high quality games available to play.
Check out the Platforms page to learn more about platforms with support for Backbone.
Almost all Android USB-C devices running Android 10.0 or later with support for USB OTG are supported. You can find a list of compatible devices here.
The Backbone One is a form-fitting controller for your Android phone and to be a precision input device, it needs a snug fit.
We’ve partnered with Peel to offer an assortment of phone cases compatible with the most popular Google and Samsung devices. Learn more here.
Yes, so long as the Backbone mobile App is installed and you have an active Backbone+ Membership, your Backbone One controller can be configured to work with an iPad, Mac, or PC via a wired connection. No need to carry around another controller!
Note that the Backbone One controller is not currently directly compatible with consoles via a wired connection.
The Backbone mobile App is not required for use of the Backbone One as a controller. However, the app provides free access to support and to the latest firmware updates for your controller, and enables many more features including the ability to use your Backbone One controller with an iPad, Mac, or PC via a wired connection.
More information on the Backbone app’s features can be found here.
We guarantee the Backbone One against defect and damage from reasonable usage for a full year after purchase and will provide a replacement or a refund.
All purchases of a Backbone One can also be returned for free within 30 days of purchase.