IT News Online – New Razer Barracuda X Cross-Platform Wireless Gaming and Mobile Headset is on the Way
Designed with 4-in-1 wireless USB-C connectivity for PC, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, and Android devices, the Barracuda X promises immersive home gaming and smooth audio on the go.
CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES – Media reach – July 13, 2021 – Razer ™, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers (Hong Kong stock code: 1337), is proud to introduce the new Barracuda X wireless cross-platform gaming and mobile headset. Designed for gaming on Multiple devices at home or away, it offers real versatility and freedom backed by long-lasting comfort, powerful drivers and a crystal-clear mic. The Barracuda X is a versatile 4-in-1 wireless gaming headset compatible with PC, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Android devices.
Many modern wireless headsets are designed for use at home or on the go, and switching between devices can be a tedious process, with unpairing and pairing via Bluetooth often causing connection issues. The Barracuda X is designed for ease of use and incredible versatility – its reliable ultra-low latency wireless connection combined with a sleek ergonomic design, powerful Razer TriForce drivers and a detachable, certified Discord The Razer HyperClear Cardioid microphone makes the headset the perfect all-in-one solution for cross-platform gaming.
“Many headsets marketed for cross-platform use can only achieve this by using a wired connection,” said Alvin Cheung, senior vice president of Razer’s Peripherals division. “The Razer Barracuda X combines high-performance gaming features and true 4-in-1 wireless connectivity with the design and ease of use of lifestyle headphones. The result is one versatile headset, ideal for gaming. day regardless of what platform you use or where you are. “
One design to rule them all
The Barracuda X was developed from the start as a versatile, cross-platform helmet with a strong emphasis on style and comfort. Drawing on many years of engineering expertise, Razer has integrated its state-of-the-art proprietary audio technologies into a comfortable wireless system. gaming headset suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
The Barracuda X has undergone a thorough design process, driven by fit, comfort and simplicity, resulting in a concave surface design for reduced bulk, clean lines and a harmonious blend of yoke and ear cup. , for an elegant and elegant look. The low profile ear cups are angled to accommodate each ear shape and can be adjusted and rotated for a custom fit. With memory foam ear pads and a thick, soft, and lightweight headband for a pressure-free fit, the Barracuda X weighs just 250g, providing all-day comfort.
Plug and play effortlessly
The Barracuda X comes fully equipped with all the accessories needed for the ultimate out-of-the-box multi-device experience. At the heart of the cross-platform capability of this gaming headset is the Razer HyperSpeed Wireless USB-C Dongle. It allows the Barracuda X to connect seamlessly to a PC, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch or Android devices as a plug-and-play device, eliminating the need for Bluetooth pairing and software / driver downloads.
For situations where a USB-C connection is not available, the Barracuda X is supplied with a USB-C to USB-A adapter cable, ideal for use on PC or Nintendo Switch docking station. For more compatibility, a 3.5mm 4-pole jack is also available when an analog connection is required. The Barracuda X also comes with a USB-C to USB-A charging cable – a full charge keeps the headset running for up to 20 hours of continuous use.
Adjusted for total fidelity
The Barracuda X features the latest audio technology from Razer. Using the Razer TriForce 40mm drivers, the Barracuda X delivers premium audio performance for crisp, clear sound, with individually tuned high, mid, and low frequencies for clearer highs, rich mids, and powerful bass, promising an immersive audio experience.
Featuring a detachable Razer HyperClear cardioid mic, the Razer Barracuda X delivers ultra-clear voice communications no matter what platform you’re playing on. The Barracuda X’s microphone offers improved voice isolation excluding more ambient noise at the back and sides, increased sensitivity for better low-frequency response, and an optimized housing for increased clarity and precise vocal pickup.
The Barracuda X Wireless Gaming Headset is the only headset for everyone to play, with versatility, a lightweight design, and a simple plug-and-play wireless connection for seamless 4-in-1 use on PC, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and more. Android devices.
ABOUT THE RAZER BARRACUDA X
- Frequency response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
- Impedance: 32 Ω @ 1 kHz
- Sensitivity: 96dBSPL / mW @ 1KHz by HATS
- Drivers: 40mm custom dynamic driver
- Inner ear cup diameter: 60 x 40 mm
- Connection type: USB Type C or 3.5mm wired connection
- Cable length: 1.5m / 4.92ft
- About. weight: 250g / 0.55lbs
- Oval Ear Cushions: Full ear coverage with plush fabric and faux leather, for sound insulation and comfort
- Frequency response: 100 Hz – 10 kHz
- Signal to noise ratio: ≥ 60 dB
- Sensitivity (@ 1 kHz): -42 ± 3 dB
- Pickup Model: Unidirectional
- Discord Certified
Controls on the earbuds
- Increase and decrease the volume
- Microphone on / off switch
- Wireless audio use: USB-C dongle
- Wired audio use: 3.5mm analog
- Surround sound: only available on Windows 10 64-bit
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PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
$ 99.99 USD / € 99.99 MSRP
Razer.com: July 13, 2021
Authorized resellers: July 13, 2021
Please find the Razer Barracuda X press kit here.
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