From the manufacturer
Up to 2x the wireless range (40 feet/ 12 meters) compared to previous controllers.
Button mapping available via Xbox Accessories app. Range measurement when using an Xbox One S console in a typical indoor home environment. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc.
Experience the enhanced comfort and feel of the new Xbox Wireless Controller, featuring a sleek, streamlined design and textured grip. Enjoy custom button mapping and up to twice the wireless range. Plug in any compatible headset with the 3.5mm stereo headset jack. And with Bluetooth technology, play your favorite games on Windows 10 PCs, tablets, and phones. Button mapping available via Xbox Accessories app. Range compared to previous controllers with the Xbox One S. Bluetooth capabilities require Windows 10 devices running the Windows Anniversary Update. Go to xbox.com/xboxone/controller-OS for more information.