By default, the systems are designed to be played on the controller. Some games are better played with a mouse and keyboard than with the default controller.

The keyboard and mouse can sometimes be used as a legitimate controller for the console.

Most of the games on the Xbox One do not support keyboard and mouse functions. Some games will issue permanent bans if you are caught using a mouse and keyboard in a game.

How to use a keyboard and mouse with Xbox One

Setting up a keyboard and mouse on an electronic device is easy. Plug the gaming mouse and keyboard into your console using theUSB ports if you want.

The Xbox One doesn't offer an option to use a keyboard without an extra accessory.

Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum keyboard
Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum keyboard.
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While there is no perfect keyboard to use on your Xbox One, I use the Logitech G910 Orion Spectrum gaming keyboard.

The Xbox One doesn't have a lot of ports to spare. Microsoft's console supports third-party hubs, such as the Anker 10-Port Hub.

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Anker USB 10-Port Hub.

If you are looking for a cheaper alternative, some keyboards, like the Logitech G413, give you the option of having ausb ports on the keyboard itself. The keyboard can be placed into the Xbox One and the mouse can be plugged into it.

Turret for Xbox One
Logitech G413 keyboard.

You can use additional keyboard and mouse combinations. This is the first of its kind and is a wireless keyboard that can be used on PCs and XBOX One.

Turrent for Xbox One.

Of course, if you have a wireless keyboard and mouse that isn't the Razer Turret, fear not. The console can be connected to the wireless device by plugging in the dongle.

You will not be able to navigate the user interface with your mouse. The keyboard will work. It is easier to use the mouse and keyboard once you are in the game, despite this.

What games are compatible with keyboard and mouse on Xbox One?

The use of a mouse and keyboard can give you greater control and precision in games.

There are some games that support keyboard and mouse.

  • ARK: Survival Evolved
  • Bomber Crew
  • Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead
  • Bright Memory
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Call of Duty: Warzone
  • DayZ
  • Deep Rock Galactic
  • Destroy All Humans!
  • DOOM 64
  • Fortnite
  • Gears 5
  • Gears Tactics
  • House Flipper
  • Hypnospace Outlaw
  • Metro Exodus
  • Minecraft
  • Paladins
  • Phantasy Star Online 2
  • Planet Coaster
  • Sea of Thieves
  • Sniper Elite V2 Remastered
  • Tokyo Warfare Turbo
  • Space Engineers
  • Strange Brigade
  • Surviving Mars
  • Sims 4
  • They Are Billions
  • Warframe
  • Warhammer: Vermintide 2
  • War Thunder
  • X-Morph Defense
  • Zombie Army 4 Dead War