Razer Reveal Kraken Virtual 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset



/ 5 years ago

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Razer has recently announced the newest addition to its line of gaming headsets. The Razer Kraken is a virtual 7.1 surround sound headset with digital microphone. According to Razer the Kraken comes with a virtual surround sound engine capable of low-latency audio processing to simulate a 360 degree surround sound experience.

As expected with most new Razer products the device is compatible with Razer’s unified Synapse 2.0 software and has a wide variety of customisations allowing gamers to:

 “tweak and specifically position each surround sound channel, boost bass levels and even balance incoming voice audio for astounding aural precision”

razer_kraken_2The included omni-directional microphone uses a digital optimisation to improve voice quality as well as having a mute button and LED indicator.

Price: U.S. $99.99 / EU €99.99

Availability: Razerzone.com – immediate; Worldwide – Available Now

Headphones

  • Frequency Response: 20Hz – 20,000Hz
  • Impedance: 32 Ohms at 1 kHz
  • Sensitivity (@1 kHz, 1 V/Pa): 112dB
  • Output Power: 30 mW
  • Drivers: 40 mm, with Neodymium Magnets
  • Inner Ear Cup Diameter: 50 mm / 1.97″
  • Cable Length: 2m / 6.56 ft braided USB cable
  • Approximate Weight: 340 g / 0.75 lbs.
  • Connector: Gold plated USB

Microphone

  • Frequency Response: 100Hz – 12,000Hz
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 63 dB
  • Sensitivity (@1 kHz, 1 V/Pa): -40 ± 4dB
  • Pick-up Pattern: Omnidirectional

Images courtesy of Razer

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5 Responses to “Razer Reveal Kraken Virtual 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset”
  1. Wayne says:

    Doesn’t NZXT already have an AIO cooler called Kraken on the market already? If so, I can see them wanting to chop off Razer’s tentacles.

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