X56 for Star Citizen? Let's try it out!

The video is a review of the Logitech G X56 joystick for Star Citizen. The reviewer praises the X56’s improved throttle options, convenient thumb toggles, and twistable joystick, highlighting its responsiveness and functionality during a test flight.

The video is a review of the Logitech G X56 joystick for Star Citizen. The reviewer mentions that the system was given to them by Logitech G and that they also gave away an X56 at CitizenCon. They discuss how the X56 is an improvement over previous models, particularly in terms of throttle options and better suitability for space sims. They highlight the new thumb toggles on the side of the joystick and the ability to twist the joystick for rolling, stating that these features are more convenient than using separate pedals. The reviewer also mentions the price difference between the X56 and the Thrustmaster Warthog, noting that the X56 is more cost-effective as it doesn’t require additional pedals. They then proceed to take a Buccaneer ship out for a test flight in Star Citizen, showcasing the joystick’s responsiveness and functionality. The reviewer mentions that the X56 feels lighter than the Warthog but is still accurate and responsive. They also express positive feedback regarding the tactile response of the buttons and the overall feel of the joystick. While the reviewer states that the Warthog will remain their main stick, they express interest in spending more time with the X56 and consider it to be the best in the market for its price range.