Designed and developed specifically for gaming
Microphone can be retracted and hidden in the left ear cup
Dismantle the 5H v2 USB headset into three pieces for easy carrying
SteelSeries 5H v2 USB--trust your senses with this truly remarkable professional gaming headset. Every detail and aspect has been designed and developed in cooperation with the best gamers in the world. The sound quality is awe-inspiring, allowing gamers to rely fully on their senses.
SteelSeries 5H v2 USB has a pull-out microphone attached to the left cup; the microphone metal goose neck is covered in high quality transparent plastic to ensure durability. Included is a USB soundcard that features 7.1 virtual surround sound which is a great alternative for your on-board soundcard. The headset can be disassembled into three separate parts to ensure safe and easy transportation.
USB 2.0 soundcard features a 12-channel equalizer and 7.1 Virtual Surround sound.
Padded ear cups provide maximum comfort
Designed Specifically for Gaming
The SteelSeries 5Hv2 USB is the first headset ever to focus on enhancing certain gaming related sounds for optimal information to the wearer. Pitch sounds like footsteps and reloading are carefully enhanced to give you the information you need to win.
7.1-Channel Virtual Surround USB Soundcard
The USB 2.0 soundcard that is featured with the 5Hv2 USB has a 12-channel equalizer and 7.1 Virtual Surround sound. This device really makes a difference in terms of the USB soundcard, giving you the sound you are used to, independent of any other soundcard or other computers or devices.
Full-Size Ear Cushions
The 5Hv2 USB has XL cloth padded ear cups for maximum comfort when gaming for a long period of time. Aside from being comfortable, the ear cups also serve as noise reducers so that you’re able to focus on your game.
The retractable microphone in the left earcup makes this headset perfect for gaming without having the microphone being an annoying device hanging out all the time.
The braided cord gives the 5Hv2 USB increased durability and also features an integrated manual volume control. This is especially handy when you don’t have access to regulating volume with software settings.
Easy to Carry
The SteelSeries 5Hv2 USB is especially popular and loved at LAN-events and internet caf�s around the world. With the ability to dismantle the headset into 3 pieces for easy carrying and transportation it is the first choice headset for many gamers.
What's in the Box
The SteelSeries 5H v2 USB Headset, USB soundcard, extension cord.
What Critics Are Saying About the SteelSeries 5Hv2 Headset
"Overall though the Steelsound headphones do what they say they will do: provide an unrivalled experience in online shooters. My feeling is that if you want the ultimate setup for an online shooter you won't be able to get better than this (without spending ludicrous amounts of money)."
--Ryan Garside, Bit-Tech.net
"I have no problem awarding the Top Rank Award to this product and highly recommend them if you are looking for an excellent set of headphones that won't break the bank."
--Nathan Glentworth, TweakNews.net
- Frequency response: 16 - 28,000 Hz
- Impedance: 40 Ohm
- SPL@ 1kHz, 1 Vrms: 110 dB
- Cable length: 9.8 ft. (1 + 2 = 3 m)
- Jacks: 3.5mm
- Frequency response: 75 - 16,000 Hz
- Pick up pattern: Uni-directional
- Sensitivity: -38 dB
- Impedance: 2K Ohm
- USB: 2.0
- Surround sound: Virtual 7.1
- Equalizer: 12 channels
- Jack: 2 x 3.5 mm (USB cable included)
- Operating systems: Win XP/Vista/Win 2000/Win 98/Win ME