Backbone One for Android

3 months free trial of Discord Nitro
3 months free trial of Discord Nitro
Choose your device:
Order today. Ships later.
Starts shipping in November 2022.
NZD 189.99includes VAT
Not ready to jump in? Join the waitlist
We’ll let you know when Backbone comes to Android. You can unsubscribe from the waitlist anytime.
By joining the waitlist, you are consenting to our privacy policy.
Free access to over 350 console games & perks included with purchase of a Backbone One
Discord Nitro
Discord Nitro
3 months access to custom emoji, longer messages, and server-specific profiles.
freeUSD 29.97
*New Discord Nitro subscribers only. Form of payment required; cancel anytime. For full details, please see
Transform your phone into the ultimate gaming console. Snap in your phone and play any game or service that supports controllers, including Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, or even stream directly from your Xbox, PlayStation, PC. No charging, no waiting for updates, no tedious setup. Uncover a new world of premium gaming in seconds.
Tech Specs
Collapsible and compact design
Low latency connection
Play games that support controllers
Capture game clips and screenshots
3.5mm headphone jack
Pass-through charging and audio
Size & Weight
Backbone One
Height: 3.70 inches (93.9 mm)
Width (Contracted): 6.94 inches (176.2 mm)
Width (Extended): 10.14 inches (257.6 mm)
Depth: 1.28 inches (32.6 mm)
Weight: 4.87 ounces (138.0 g)
Press to launch the Backbone app and respond to notifications.
Press to record gameplay. Hold while recording to bookmark. When not recording, hold to screenshot.
Double-press to mute even while in a game.
General Specs
USB-C port
USB-C port for pass-through charging of your phone with standard USB-C cable.
Headset jack
3.5mm headset jack for headsets with or without microphone.
No charging
Backbone One does not have a battery. Backbone One uses minimal power from your phone for long gameplay sessions.
What's in the box?
Quick Start Guide
Safety Sheet
Turn your phone into a handheld gaming console.
All your games in one place
Unlock the Backbone App's unified game launched with a trial of Backbone+ Membership, included with every purchase of a Backbone One.
Play your hardware, anywhere
You can also play games on your phone from the Xbox, PlayStation, or PC you have with remote play.
Find new games to play
Personalized recommendations to find your next favorite game.
Squad up
Voice chat and multiplayer lobbies makes playing with friends or strangers seamless across games.
Capture, edit, share
With features like flashback recording, clip editing, and more, never miss a moment.
Play on any screen
Use your Backbone One controller with any USB-C device, including iPad and PC.
Get notified when it’s game time
See when your friends on Backbone start playing so you can join them.
Discover what’s new
View gameplay directly from the community, and discover the next big thing.
Stream To Twitch
Go live in one tap, and share your skills with the world.
Have questions about buying Backbone One?
Learn MoreOpen in new tab