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V5 Controller

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VRC, VEX U, VAIRC legal.

Control your robot like never before with the cutting-edge V5 Controller. This controller packages two analog joysticks and 12 buttons into a familiar video-game style design. A rechargeable battery ensures enough charge to get you through multiple class periods or a full day of competition.

Other features include:

  • LCD Screen for real-time information
  • Start and stop programs from the controller
  • Programmable haptic feedback
  • Competition practice mode - sync up with other robots and run practice matches
  • Built-in VEXnet 3.0 radio and Bluetooth®
  • Integrated rechargeable battery

Real-time Feedback

With its Monochrome LCD screen, the V5 Controller provides users with instant feedback from the Robot Brain. Programmers can send data and multilingual text to the screen for debugging and driver information.


The V5 Controller includes a programmable haptic feedback that can be triggered as events happen, such as intaking an object. The Controller's integrated 3.7v Li-ion battery can provide up to 10 hours of life on a single charge. With its USB port, the Controller can be charged in multiple ways such as a wall socket, laptop or USB power bank.

More Information
Product Specs
  V5 Wireless Controller Specifications VEXnet Joystick
User Interface Built-in monochrome LCD 128 x 64 pixels
Backlight with white or red LEDs
3 Red Green LEDs
27 LED blink patterns
Interface Features Select, Start, Stop Programs
Robot and Controller and Partner battery level
Radio link type and signal strength
Competition mode indication
Language selection (10 choices).
Controller LED
Robot LED
Link LED
Game LED
User Feedback Up to (3) lines of multilingual text to the LCD
Up to (3) graphical widgets with (1) line of text
Wireless VEXnet 3.0 and Bluetooth 4.2
Download and Debug at 200 kbps
VEXnet 2.0
Download and Debug at 90 kbps
Analog Axis 2 Joysticks 2 Joysticks
Buttons 12 12
Extra Feature Haptic Rumble Motor Tilt Sensor
Battery Type Li-ion Six rechargeable AAA cells
Battery Run Time 8-10 Hours Less than 1 Hour
Battery Charge Time 1 Hour  
Auto Sleep Yes  
Partner Port Yes Yes
Partner Controller Type V5 Controller VEXnet Joystick or Partner Joystick
Weight 0.77 lbs (350g) 0.47 lbs (213g)
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