HyperX Announces New Gears of War Gaming Headset

HyperX just announced a new Gears of War headset for the Xbox One that is styled after the Limited Edition Gears of War 4 console and controller. It will be available on September 12, 2016 for $149.99, but fans can see it in person this week at SDCC.

The headset’s specs can be found below:


  • Driver:Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets
  • Type:Circumaural, Closed back
  • Frequency response:12Hz–28,000 Hz
  • Impedance:33 Ω
  • Sound Pressure Level:104.5dBSPL/mW at 1kHz
  • T.H.D.:< 2%
  • Input Power:Rated 30mW, Maximum 500mW
  • Weight:364g
  • Weight w/ mic and cable:380g
  • Cable length and type:Headset (1.3m) + Audio Control Box (2m)
  • Connection:Headset – 3.5mm plug (4 pole) + Audio Control Box – 3.5mm stereo and mic plugs


  • Element:Electret condenser microphone
  • Polar pattern:Uni-directional, Noise-canceling
  • Frequency response:50Hz–18,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity:-40dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)

Gamers interested in pre-ordering the HyperX Gears of War headset can do so now from GameStop.


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