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GameSir G6 on iOS13.4 Tutorial



1. This tutorial is ONLY for G6 series on iOS 13.4 or above.

2. Do not upgrade the firmware version if the system is lower than iOS 13.4.

3. Do not upgrade the firmware if you are using G6 on Android.

Firmware Upgrade & System Settings

  1. Press Y+HOME to start G6 --> connect gamepad and phone --> start G-Crux APP --> Upgrade firmware to version 1.2 (Do not upgrade this firmware for phones below 13.4)
  1. Go to the Bluetooth page --> click on the "i" icon next to the gamepad name --> click on Ignore this Bluetooth device. Icon --> Click on "Forget this device"

  1. Turn off the Gamepad, return to the Bluetooth search page, turn off Bluetooth and turn it back on.
  1. Press X+HOME to start the GamePad, then connect the GamePad to your phone via Bluetooth.
  1. go to Settings->Accessibility->Touch-> AssistiveTouch, click to enable AssistiveTouch.

  1. pull up the IOS Control Center and turn off Portrait Orientation Lock.


GameSir official configuration

The following uses PUBG as an example:

1. Enter the game PUBG, click "Settings" -> "Control Settings" -> "Customize" -> "Reset all buttons to default buttons" -> Drag the "Fire" button to the upper left corner (as shown in the pic) -> Enlarge the button to 100% - 150% -> Save.

2. Press X+HOME to start the gamepad, and then connect the phone.

3. Enter G-Crux, click Connect->G-Touch->PUBG->Advice-> select the specified official configuration -> click Save & Start.

4. The game buttons corresponding to the gamepad are as follows.

Joystick: Move
R1: Shoot
L1: Jump
L2: Aim
C: Run
Z: Medic
Y: Lie down.
X: Primary Weapon
A: Secondary Weapon
B: Grenades


Q: What games are compatible right now?

A: We are and will keep updating configs for popular games, the list is as below.

Name/Model iPhone 6, 7, 8 6P, 7P, 8P 11, XR X, XS, 11pro XS max, 11pro max
PUBG Done Done Done Done Done
Call of Duty(MP mode) Done Done Done Done Done
Call of Duty(BR mode) Done Done Done Done Done
Call of Duty(Zombies) Done Done Done Done Done
Fortnite Done Done Done Done Done
Knives Out Done Done Done Done Done
Rules of Survival Done Done Done Done Done
Free Fire* Done Done Done Done
Cyber Hunter Done Done Done Done
Critical Ops Done Done Done
Life After* Done Done
Super Mecha Champions* Done Done Done
Mobile Legends Bang Bang Done Done Done Done
Dead by Daylight Done Done

Free Fire* : Not all buttons avaliable.

Life After* : The size of the "Fire" virtual button should be reduced to the minimum => Move it to the upper left corner => Enlarge it to the biggest.

Super Mecha Champions* : Not all buttons avaliable.


Q: Why does the button position still not correspond?

A: Please turn over the phone screen for troubleshooting.


Q: Why can't I use G6 when I reboot my phone?

A: In the Bluetooth connection interface, if the "i" of the gamepad name is lowercase, then turn off the gamepad first, press X+HOME to restart the connection.


Q: When playing PUBG, why do the characters walk slowly instead of fast when pushing the joystick?

A: You need to enlarge the size of the joystick until the character can run.


Q: Why does a small dot flash when I press the button of the G6?

A: The small dots are simulating mouse clicks, which is normal and can be ignored.


Q: When pushing the joystick to move the character, what should I do if I press the L1 key at the same time and the character cannot move?

A: Except for the R1 key, other keys cannot be triggered at the same time. For example, when pressing L1 while pushing the joystick to move the character, the character will stop moving at this time, because only the last pressed L1 is triggered. Therefore, we recommend dragging the virtual buttons that need to be touched frequently and simultaneously onto R1.


Q: What games and mobile phone models are compatible with the official GameSir configuration?

A: The only game currently compatible with GameSir Official Configs is PUBG, and the compatible models are iPhone 6S and above (excluding iPad).

Q: Why can't I find the gamepad firmware version 1.23?

A: Press Y+HOME to start the gamepad -> enter the G-Crux APP, click connect -> firmware upgrade -> other versions -> select the 1.23 version firmware in the list -> click to upgrade now.


Notes on button settings

When setting the button, pay attention to the following points:

1. We highly recommend you set R1 as the Fire button.

2. The mapping position of R1 is fixed in the upper left corner of the screen, so the user cannot customize the position of R1, but can only drag the button that wants to be set to R1 to the upper left corner in the game.

3. Except for R1, other buttons need to be set to semi-auto mode before they can be normally saved to the gamepad.

4. In G-Crux, after saving the set buttons, because the position of the button will not match the actual mapping position, you need to constantly adjust the position of the button until the mapping position matches the position you want to map to.