Hardware theme

Supports the amBX hardware that mainly produces colored light around the player's monitor, supposedly improving immersion. Originally by Philips.


The first video game about amBX was released on September 2006.

Codemasters, Ubisoft and Introversion Software has published most of these games

See also: LightFX
The basic amBX device has only lighting related functionality, but more advanced devices have rumble and airflow added.

Parent group

Proprietary hardware

Related sites


Windows 14
Mac OS X 2
Linux 2
PS3 1
X360 1

By year

01020304050607080910111213141516 123690 ABCDE
A2001 - First amBX related patents filed by Philips
B2005 - amBX officially announced by Philips
2005 - announced
C2007 - First amBX peripherals
D2008 - amBX UK LTD established
2008 - amBX becomes independent
E2009 - Free amBX SDK released

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