New Trailer Details All of the New Rad Custom Halo 5 Xbox One Hardware

Microsoft has released a new trailer for the Halo 5: Guardians inspired Xbox One hardware that will be hitting retail this fall. The trailer shows off the newly announced Halo 5 Xbox One console, two new Halo 5 themed controllers, and the Halo 5 themed Astro headset.

The console is truly a thing of beauty, even if you’re not a Halo fan. It features a futuristic visual design, and is complimented by the matching controller. It also comes packed with in-game content and other goodies, which is detailed below:

Xbox One Limited Edition Halo 5 Guardians Angled Render

  • Custom 1TB Xbox One console2
  • Custom Xbox One wireless controller with 3.5mm headset jack
  • Spartan-themed SteelBook case with Halo 5: Guardians Limited Edition full game download
  • Guardian model by Metal Earth
  • Exclusive DLC: Warzone REQ Bundle and more

You can pre-order this $499 bundle directly from Microsoft today!

The Master Chief Limited Edition controller is also pretty radical looking, but expensive, as it retails for $69.99. If you want to pre-order the new Halo 5 controllers you can do so via Amazon.

The Astro Halo 5 headset and amp also sports a great look, but it too is pricey, clocking in at $220. The official product specs for it can be found below:

A40 Halo Front

  • Officially Licensed Xbox One Headset – Designed specifically for Xbox One, the A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition will provide hours of game playing, movie watching and music listening excitement with superior fit and comfort as well as premium audio tuning for Xbox One.
  • New MixAmp™ M80 – Newly designed exclusively for Xbox One, the MixAmp™ M80 is a controller-mounted audio device that works with the ASTRO A40 Headset to deliver game-to-voice balancing, volume control via a volume wheel, push-button mute and distinct EQ Modes.
  • New Halo 5: Guardians Inspired Color & Design – The A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5 : Guardians Edition features a new unique color scheme inspired entirely by Halo 5: Guardians – a deep and rich dark chrome matte headset finish with black undertones and metallic blue accents combined with a subtle Halo graphical treatment.  Design palette matches the Limited Edition Halo 5: Guardians Xbox One console and controller.
  • ASTRO Audio Experience – Engineered specifically for gaming, ASTRO audio experience delivers audiophile-grade sound in a richly detailed positional audio experience.
  • Removable Mic System – A highly precise, noise-canceling removable boom mic, which can be removed and swapped from ear to ear for a more customizable in-game communication experience.

Ordering details will soon be made available on Astro’s website.

So, who has enough cash to snag all of this custom Halo 5 hardware? You can see all of the gear by checking out the trailer above.

Oh to be rich…


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