Sennheiser will be making an appearance at PAX East to demo their latest gaming headsets G4ME ONE, G4ME ZERO, U 320, and MOMENTUM. They’ll have a setup of four PC gaming stations (courtesy of Velocity Micro) and they will be raffling one off at the end of the week. These are high-end headsets geared towards PC gamers, with the exception of the U 320 which is compatible with PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
The G4ME ONE headset can boast being one of the most comfortable headsets out there. It’s got a open design keeping the airflow to your head constant. Red and black plush velvet ear pads incase you’re a sexy vampire. It also has a noise-canceling microphone so you’re friends don’t have to listen to your mom (or wife) yelling in the background. Also it has a built in volume control, and a mute button. These headphones fold and come with a nice carrying case.
- Impedance: 50 Ohms
- Microphone Frequency Response: 50-60,000Hz
- Headphone Frequency Response: 15-28,000 Hz
- SPL: 115dB
- Cable Length: 9.8ft
- Weight: 300g
- Pick-up Pattern: Noise Canceling
- Sensitivity: -38 dBV @ 94 dBSPL
The G4ME ZERO being an update from previous Sennheiser gaming headsets it has a closed design allowing the audio signals to pass through more clearly. Sennheiser used their in house transducers to deliver extremely accurate acoustics. These are built with XXL ear pads so it’s like you get free hugs for your ears (with purchase of headset of course). The G4ME ZERO was meant to be the leader in the pack for isolation too, so you get an incredibly immersive gaming experience.
- Impedance: 150 Ohms
- Microphone Frequency Response: 50 Hz – 16,000 Hz
- Headphone Frequency Response: 10 Hz, 26.000 Hz
- SPL: 108 dB
- Cable Length: 9.8ft
- Weight: 312g
- Pick-up Pattern: Noise Cancelling
- Sensitivity: -38dBV@94dBSPL
The U 320 has been engineered to support multiplatform listening. It has two volume controls, one for in game audio and one for other players. It’s got a sleek light design with swiveling ear pads perfect for all head sizes. The U 320 also clocks in as the lightest gaming model out of the bunch.
- Impedance: 32 Ohms
- Microphone Frequency Response: 75 -15000 Hz
- Headphone Frequency Response: 15 – 23000 Hz
- Sound Pressure Level: 113 dB
- Cable Length: 13ft
- Weight: 284g
- Pick-up Pattern: Uni-directional
- Sensitivity: -38 dBC/Pa
MOMENTUM is Sennheisers sexy sleek consumer geared model. Made from Kevlar, leather, and metal. MOMENTUM is heat resistant, acid resistant, indestructible, and tearproof (you know, if you end up on a real life episode of Breaking Bad). It’s got a detachable 3.5mm stereo cable incase you’re like the rest of the world and break them every 6 months, also has a nice inline control unit.
- Impedance: 18 Ohms
- Frequency Response: 16 – 22000 Hz
- Sound Pressure Level: 110 dB
- Cable Length: 3.9ft
- Weight: 190g
- Pick-up Pattern: Closed Dynamic
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