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This guide gives you a list of recommended devices that might be needed while using Dolphin - either as a requirement (sensor bar, bluetooth dongle are required to connect Wii Remotes) or simply for more faithful emulation (GameCube controller, etc.).

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[edit] GameCube Controller

This bundle contains an official GameCube Controller (White) as well as a very commonly used USB adapter to connect the controller to your PC.

[edit] Bluetooth Dongle

This list contains Bluetooth USB Dongles for your PC that have been tested to work with Wii Remote Plus controllers on Windows.

[edit] Wii Remotes

Two options are listed here: either Wii Remote without Motion Plus Inside, or Wii Remote including Motion Plus. Normal Wii Remotes (without M+) are easier to setup with Dolphin, but they require you to buy and attach a Motion Plus add-on to your Wii Remote to play Motion Plus games. Wii Remote Plus do not require this add-on but are more complicated to setup with Dolphin.

[edit] Without Wii Motion Plus Inside

[edit] With Wii Motion Plus Inside

[edit] Accessories

[edit] Sensor Bars

This list contains a USB powered sensor bar (needs to be plugged in to your computer) as well as a fully wireless sensor bar (requires 4 AA batteries for power).

[edit] Wii Compatible DVD Drive

These DVD drives can be used with Rawdump in order to dump GameCube and Wii DVD and use them with Dolphin.

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