There’s nothing quite like listening to crystal clear audio. When playing games, being able to pinpoint different sounds you’re hearing can immerse you into the environment that much more. Knowing exactly what direction your enemy is coming at you from can aid you a great deal in making flash decisions that can ultimately lead to victory or defeat.
There are many headsets to chose from, but there are also different scenarios you face for day-to-day life. Having an amazing gaming headset is great for home, but it isn’t useful anywhere else. If you want to take the quality of your gaming headset with you, then why not spring for the Mad Catz F.R.E.Q. 9? This is a wireless surround sound headset that can play along with your PC, Mac, Android, iOS, and smart devices. The mic is hidden, meaning you won’t have to worry about a stick in front of your face, and it holds 50mm drivers within its large and snazzy ear cups. Using AM3D technology, this can take stereo audio and turn it into highly realistic military-grade 3D sound. They sprung the idea from the technology used for F-18 pilots so they can sonically track targets. You can imagine how delicious that will sound to your ears.
There’s also the ability to choose how much exterior sound you hear, and the option to hear yourself so you can know whether or not you need to bring it down a notch. While it does use Bluetooth, you can always choose to have it wired if need be. It uses Li-ion rechargeable batteries that will last for 20 hours on one charge, so you won’t have to worry about constantly plugging it in. This is currently available for pre-order for $299.99, and will ship late this month.
Available for purchase through MadCatz