Many users have encountered serious problems with the DualSense joystick. Twitter reactions/A reaction from someone on the internet, Duplicate of a topic/issue/news that has already been posted, Giveaways & competitions which require users to do something outside of Reddit. I tried reseting my controller with the back button to no luck. However, this is not the only bad news. Also common theme on reddit and articles on the web that the controller has reporting to suffer from stick drift too :\ My two controllers are fine on the stick though. That’s cyberpunk, did the same for me. [–]LongTallMatt 0 points1 point2 points 16 days ago (0 children), [–]DCDa192 0 points1 point2 points 13 days ago (0 children), Thst left sided area happened to me Lots of people are reporting DualSense stick drift, and we're one of them. For posting of images, gifs or videos (directly or otherwise) we will only turn this method of posting on during special occasions. However, this is not the only bad news. Typically, there will be a pinned “info and discussion” thread linking to the individual threads created. I can notice it in games that have very low dead zone settings by default. At normal sensitivity it was a slight hindrance but if I bumped up the sensitivity in a game like bugsnax my character would spin in place non stop. Known as 'Joy-Con drift,' this issue lead to a class-action lawsuit back in 2019. Thanks! I noticed it playing COD. Im getting exactly the same problem on both sticks where either the camera will jerk upward or my character will start moving forward slightly. Why in the ever loving hell is this still a problem with controllers? :D, [–]Raidertck 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children), [–]YaBoyLantony 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children), [–]omega180984 49 points50 points51 points 1 month ago (10 children), Reset your controller, on the back you Clan reset it. [–]SimpleCRIPPLE 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (2 children). I’m not sure really. Your first step should be to move the PS5 to an open area to see if the drift continues. Un clásico problema que ha afectado a los Joy-Con de Nintendo Switch durante años, a los controladores de PS4, Xbox One, y que ahora podría tener de … I'll try to get a replacement, [–]debrutsideno 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children). The DualSense’s mechanism has actually been altered in a very interesting way compared to DualShock 4. The difference might just be that DualSense analogs are more sensitive than in DS4, hence the problem since Cyberpunk is still a PS4 game. Starting to think it's not just a cyberpunk bug, dunno if I should see about getting a replacement or try to have Sony fix it or what.. sucks, [–]And_You_Like_It_Too 2 points3 points4 points 1 month ago (0 children). We all hate stick drift, so it sure will be a relief indeed if the DualSense does not have this issue! A video i viewed of a disassembled Dual Sense revealed that the stick unit looked the same as the stick unit of the DS4. Not reading them doesn’t exclude you from the rules. Whilst playing games, you usually do not notice this issue, as most of my games use the right stick to simply pan the camera around your character and precise inputs are not necessary. The DualSense uses the same analog sticks as the PS4's Dualshock 4 so it's susceptible to drift. I think the companies are still learning about the sensitivity of analogs in DualSense and how to work with the properly. A video i viewed of a disassembled Dual Sense revealed that the stick unit looked the same as the stick unit of the DS4. Known as 'Joy-Con drift,' this issue lead to a class-action lawsuit back in 2019. Hi all. There have been multiple Reddit threads over the past few days detailing stick drift issues on the DualSense controller. Do note, the rules & policies serve as a warning. Help & Tech Support. Same here, well i got mine from eb games so I just went in and explained what happened, they pretty much just swapped it out, i showed them a video of it and they were in agreeance that it was a malfunction of sorts. Just link the link that's linking. Take a look at the Reddit post below to see one of the more extreme drifting cases being reported. Players are more in touch with the software side of things while playing PS5. The Reddit home for PlayStation 5. Seems to be a Sony issue, [–]TR_mahmutpek -1 points0 points1 point 1 month ago (0 children). This is an issue that Nintendo Switch adopters were all too familiar with. I was worried when it was scrolling down slowly during character customization. DualSense Drift is affecting some players. [–]MegaloJoe 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children), it’s happened to me mostly in cyberpunk so far but i noticed it more in ps4 games than actual ps5(though i only have astro and valhalla that are actually for the 5), [–]DaShaka9 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children). Seemed to fix it. My DualSense’s left analog stick drifts left here and there. I had a PS4 for 5 years with 2 DS4 controllers and never had an issue. Have your sticks started to drift at all? I had it in a brand new controller, cleaned it and it returned after about a week. The sub will be turned off restricted mode after all the threads are created and organized in the pinned thread. According to YouTube channel Tronix Fix, the DualSense uses the same analog sticks as the DualShock 4. Reset your DualSense controller. My right stick seems to drift on Monster Hunter when in using the radial menu. Happens in games but also in menus even on the PS5 interface. The DualSense controller is probably the most next-gen thing about the PS5. A month ago, Sony began selling the newest PlayStation 5 game console. Piracy, hacking, sharing, unverified NDA leaks, buying, selling, trading, etc will be immediately removed. I only experience stick drift playing immortals, [–]supacalafraga 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children). -DualSense stick drift - Our DualSense controller started drifting with less than 3 weeks of play. Riky My little VRR pleasure pearl goes vrrrooommm. Sony please.. Dont make this another joy-con like situtation. “Stick drift” was a common issue with PlayStation’s 4 DualShock, and the problem also remains a … Recientemente algunos usuarios están reportando stick drifting en sus nuevos controladores PS5 DualSense. (v.redd.it), [–]ZeroV2 146 points147 points148 points 1 month ago (34 children), Seemed to be happening in Cyberpunk for me a little bit, but idk if it’s actually drifting because in menus the cursor doesn’t move the same way, it stays still. [–]pieCharmed 0 points1 point2 points 28 days ago (0 children). [–]LightBluely 3 points4 points5 points 1 month ago (0 children). Hell naw. While the PS5 DualSense … Is the word 'clan' inherently racist to you? the above hierarchy. I barely noticed it in Ghost of Tsushima and in Spider Man (Remastered and MM) but it's very apparent and frustrating in Ace Combat 7 and Death Stranding (even with deadzone set to 2~4, seems to be a tad better at 5). Friends requests, looking for groups (lfg). It happened to me as well. Come host an AMA with us and talk about your game! Here’s how you can potentially fix your DualSense controller’s analog stick drift. [–]GamingSince84 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children), [–]DoesntBelieveMuch 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (0 children). Called sony and they said I had to ship it in so they could check it and maybe repair it but I'd have to pay for shipping and the whole process could take up to a month. ... Appears to be a common problem after scrolling through reddit etc. So far, i only stumble this, scroll bug from creating character and crash (one time). It wasn’t terrible, but defiantly noticeable when using cursors, like on the AC Valhalla’s map, [–]Bl4ckM0onk3y 2 points3 points4 points 1 month ago (2 children). My left stick drift up upon the slightest touch playing NBA 2K. "News" flair, means a post was made that links directly to a games official website or channel. Oh that's great, didn't know I could do that. For all help, only Sony can provide, contact @askplaystation on Twitter or their official support site. Yeah everything else is fine. Aiming felt floaty too but that may be because my character was specced to be terrible shot. So it begins, old enemy,the cheap ALPS analog sticks going bye bye,once again sony didn't get the better ones that last milions cycles and again go the 100k cycle ones. Yesterday my dualsense's right stick developed severe drifting to the left and was noticeable in nearly every game I tested. It’s probably just an issue with the game. [–]fr34kylik3m3 3 points4 points5 points 1 month ago (2 children), Unfortunately yes. After i got a replacement with the new dualsense, the old one had the drift on the left stick. Got a second controller from amazon that drifted in Overwatch, returned it. Yep its a bug in cyberpunk. There should be enough dead-zone in game code to avoid recognition of micro analog movements as real movements. I went and bought a new one put the dud in the box and returned it. It is a common issue with game controllers and has plagued pretty much every console from the PS4 to the Nintendo Switch. AMAs are typically organized by the mods and game devs. According to recent feedback by players, the new DualSense controller released with the Sony PS5 has a stick drift problem. Here’s how you can potentially fix your DualSense controller’s analog stick drift. Oh lord...just a reminder the company that made these controllers is the same company behind the joy cons for Nintendo. I mean stick drift itself is such a new thing for me cause I never experienced it on my older consoles pre PS4. No reason to be that tiny other than to have the slightest wear and tear cause drifting. I just fixed my issue with WD-40 Electronic Contact Cleaner. Can be a temporary fix until you can get a replacement. Drift is caused by many things, dirt buildup, connectivity issues, rear in tear with the inner workings of the analog stick. Whilst playing games, you usually do not notice this issue, as most of my games use the right stick to simply pan the camera around your character and precise inputs are not necessary. Stick drift, an issue that Nintendo Switch fans know about all too well, causes your LS to slowly move on its own, often leading to your character slowly moving without any input. I just started get stick drift last night in Assasins Creed Valhalla. Has anyone used something like this for heat management in an entertainment center? First noticed it in AC Valhalla. It happend while playing bl3. The DualSense, which is the PlayStation 5’s top-of-the-line controller, is in the latest with this matter, unfortunately. The latest update has not helped and resetting has not either. My Dualsense sometimes will drift slightly when I move the camera up or down. Some PS5 players have already reported that their new DualSense controllers are suffering from stick drift, just weeks after the console's launch. Mine started drifting after the controller update (I guess). Playstation support said it could be my router's wifi that's interfering with the dualsense's wireless signal, and changing the wifi channel on my router might help. It happened to me with Cyberpunk. Only when the battery is low. It’s fine now after yet another clean but still. Reactions: MiguelItUp. But i know that the Xbox one pads have the same problems (but the xbox one has drift compensation,and when it develops one the system witll adjust for bad tilt, also iirc players can calibrate it or adjust in game menu,not many games on PS5 have the dead zone adjust setting), [–]TheGreatcs3 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago (0 children), [–]Nickotine4242 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago (0 children), Happening to me in Cyberpunk but I assumed it was that game. Creating new posts will be turned off. Even after this patch, if it still does it, then the guy said it would be a hardware issue at that point and can send it in. Sony should have sent a replacement and told me to ship the dud to them but whatever. I think it's how they made it, not really DualSense issue. Is there a more news/article oriented sub relative to the ps5 than this one? Note that I do not play FPS games at all, I made an exception for that one for some reason. Should I be worried? No issues since. This is not limited to your own content, you can be in violation of the rules by posting content you are not directly affiliated with. I contacted Best Buy to see if it can be replaced waiting for a call back. Sometimes if a games settings have too small of a deadzone any imperfection can be seen as drift. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 21553 on r2-app-088d210185d91fc9e at 2021-01-11 22:40:09.042671+00:00 running 39678f0 country code: HR. [–]evanset6 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago (0 children). I was wondering why the aiming was so shitty lmao, [–]ImAzura 1 point2 points3 points 1 month ago (0 children). Posted by 26 days ago. You can try adjusting the deadzone yourself but odds are this option is not available to you. Either way it’s unacceptable. I have had no problems with Dualsense drifting, outside of ONE game, and that's Cyberpunk. But, I have also suspected, like some, that it might've been a software/firmware bug. Yesterday my dualsense's right stick developed severe drifting to the left and was noticeable in nearly every game I tested. And the “drift” making my character wander only happened in one specific area so it may be one of the infinite other CP bugs, [–]piker84 76 points77 points78 points 1 month ago (12 children). My last 2 dualshock 4s also barely lasted a few months, and 1 lasted not even a month. [–]HugoStiglitz_88 0 points1 point2 points 1 month ago (1 child), I'm having slight right stick drift when leaving the pause menu in that game. Yup. 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