SteelSeries launches a 4-in-1 wi-fi headset for hopping between platforms

We clearly need collaborating in video video video video games on a PC, however when exclusives or consolation draw you to fully completely completely different platforms on occasion, SteelSeries launched a model new Arctis 1 Wi-fi headset which may be of curiosity.

SteelSeries is billing the Arctis 1 Wi-fi as a 4-in-1 headset, on account of together with being constructed for the PC, it comes with a small USB-C dongle for having pleasing with on the Nintendo Swap, PlayStation 4, and cell telephones. From my vantage stage, it’s presumably largest fitted to PC avid gamers who moreover private a Swap, on account of it bypasses Bluetooth (and among the many many many elements associated to it).

“The Arctis 1 Wi-fi is the final phrase phrase 4-in-1 wi-fi headset. By the use of a small USB-C dongle, it picks SteelSeries’ lossless 2.4GHz wi-fi know-how for ultra-low latency wi-fi on Nintendo Swap, PC, PS4 and Android. This allows prospects to easily take the identical console or PC experience on-the-go on Nintendo Swap or Android fashions,” SteelSeries explains.

A dongle means toting spherical an extra half when gaming on the go, nonetheless the potential enhancements to sound high-quality and latency could make it value it. The caveat is that you’ll be wanting a USB-C port in your PC as effectively, to place it to make use of there. Most trendy PCs (desktops and laptops) present USB-C connectivity, nonetheless everytime you’ve got acquired not upgraded in a bit, this requirement is likely to be a deal breaker.

Alternatively, the Arctis 1 Wi-fi can shun its title and go wired by the use of a 3.5mm audio cable. That moreover makes it viable for using with an Xbox One.

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In wi-fi mode, SteelSeries claims you’ll phrase as quite so much as 20 hours of battery life, which is bigger than among the many many many rivals (as SteelSeries is eager to stage out, as confirmed all by way of the chart above). How is it actually, though? We have not examined the headset, so the reply should await an extra day. For what it’s value, SteelSeries makes among the many many many greatest gaming headsets, equal to the Arctis 7 and Arctis 9X.

The Arctis 1 Wi-fi is out there now for $99.99 (€119.99).

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