Mad Catz today finally made its official statement regarding the Saitek X-55 Rhino H.O.T.A.S. which is an Active Throttle and Stick. This product has been designed and brought to existence to give flight simulation enthusiasts the most sensible flight experience with realistic feelings. All this is offered at a reasonable value which will end up to be affordable and is going to ship to customers in the start of 2014.
This X-55 Rhino has been designed in accordance with the after the modern fighter jet control systems and because it has been developed from scratch, it offers a handful amount of customizable choices which might never have been witnessed in a H.O.T.A.S. system before. The X-55 Rhino supplies all the control surface options which have to be in place to get to the definite level of aerial performance. It does so regardless of what the user is flying; whether it’s the modern fighter, single- or multi-engine aircraft, or even a retro single-seat plane.
The X-55 Rhino features an upgraded version of 16-bit hall-effect sensors in the axes, four swappable springs which are for the joystick and allows the user to dial in the most preferred stick pressure, and twin lockable throttles with a friction adjusting knob.
Source: Saitek | News Archive