PlayStation Multitap

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The official multitap for the PlayStation

The PlayStation Multitap is a peripheral for the PlayStation console. It is an adapter that can be used to plug in up to four controllers and memory cards at the same time in a single controller port. With a second multitap, up to eight controllers and memory cards can be plugged at once.[1]

Compatibility[edit]

The PlayStation Multitap was originally available in gray (SCPH-1070 U) to match the original console's color, however it was later re-released in white as well (SCPH-1070 UH) to match the colors of the later PS one redesign. There is also a new version for PsOne (SCPH-111). Both versions are compatible with the original PlayStation and the PS one, as well as all models of the PlayStation 2 prior to the SCPH-70000 series. Both versions of SCPH-1070 will only function with original PlayStation games, while multiplayer PS2 games required a separate multitap, the SCPH-10090.[2] PlayStation 2 consoles after the SCPH-70000 series require the SCPH-70120 multitap, which is compatible with both, PS and PS2 software.

Supported games[edit]

1–3 Players

1–4 Players

1–5 Players

1–8 Players

References[edit]

  1. ^ "In Total Control: Companies Take Aim at Gamers with New Gadgets". Electronic Gaming Monthly. Ziff Davis (80): 16–18. March 1996. 
  2. ^ "PlayStation 2 accessory compatibility chart" (in Japanese).