Gaming peripheral maker Razer has announced a new version of its high-end Kraken gaming headset. The new version of the headset shares much of the same style and features as the original with the addition of a new material for the earphone cups. The new headphones are called the Razer Kraken Forged Edition.
With the release of the G4ME ONE gaming headphones alongside the slightly higher-end G4ME ZERO, Sennheiser reminds the public that they're not just satisfied with bringing music to the aviator-inspired ear-blaster market. Here we're concentrating on the G4ME ONE - with extra noise-blocking and memory-foam in the ZERO, you can just assume that the more expensive set is just that much better. Here in the G4ME ONE we've got an exceedingly comfortable experience with just as fine a quality in sound delivery as we heard in the Sennheiser Momentum (in black).
Thinksound has launched its first pair of "big" headphones, the wood-centric On1 supra-aural monitors with 40mm drivers and detachable audio cables. The company has enjoyed widespread success with its various earbuds, and as such the On1 have both company history and buyer expectations to live up to. This product has been a long time coming, and is now available from Thinksound for $299.99 USD. We recently got our hands on a pair of these cans, and we've put them through the acoustical wringer to see if they hold up for those particular about their music. Read our full SlashGear review to see how they fared.
This week the headphones crew at Sennheiser has brought on a couple of new pairs of blasters made specifically for the world of gaming in the G4ME ZERO and the G4ME ONE. If you've seen our previous reviews of headphones like the Sennheiser Momentum Black, you know the company makes a fine pair of in, on, and over-ears for the masses. What we've got here is Sennheiser working directly with developers at Io-Interactive to create what they hope to present as the world's greatest pair of gaming headphones - with mic attached!
SteelSeries has added a new wireless gaming headset to the line of gaming accessories and peripherals that the company is famous for. The new headphones are called the SteelSeries H Wireless Headset. The wireless headphones are compatible with multiple platforms including computers, mobile devices, game consoles, and home entertainment devices.
Beats Electronics has announced a new, larger incarnation of the Beats Pill: the Pill XL. Measuring in at 13 inches long by 4 inches in diameter, the Pill XL will arrive in stores by early December, 2013. Both the original Pill and the Pill XL will also get some added features that should make for some interesting listening.
Onkyo has unveiled new headphone models designed specifically for use with Apple devices. The new headphones include the ES-CTI300 on-ear and IE-CTI300 in-ear headphones. These new headphone models include a detachable oxygen-free 6N copper cable equipped with iOS-certified controls.
Turtle Beach has pulled the wraps off a pair of new headsets designed specifically for use with Apple products. The headsets include the i30 and the i60 designed to be used with Mac computers and iOS devices. These two headsets bring many of the features Turtle Beach is famous for in its gaming headsets to mobile users.