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Intel NUC 13 Extreme Sets New Standard for Gaming Performance

Intel NUC 13 Extreme Sets New Standard for Gaming Performance
Last week, Intel launched the new Intel® NUC 13 Extreme Kit (code-named Raptor Canyon) and Intel NUC 13 Extreme Compute Element, which combine to make the most powerful Intel NUC ever built1. The NUC 13 Extreme features unlocked2 13th Gen Intel® Core™ desktop processors and space for new triple-slot, 12-inch graphics cards to unleash even more performance for enthusiast gamers and content creators. “This year marks the 10-year anniversary for our impressive lineup of Intel NUC products, and the Intel NUC 13 Extreme (code named Raptor Canyon) is an excellent representation of how far we’ve come. Our first ever NUC demonstrated a breakthrough in the miniaturization of a small desktop PC into an ultra-small PC form factor. While much larger than our tiniest mini-PC, our latest Intel NUC 13 Extreme sets a new bar for how to pack stellar gaming performance in a form factor that is 70% smaller than a ...

The MMO King Is Back & Better Than Ever – Razer Launches The New Razer NAGA V2 PRO

The MMO King Is Back & Better Than Ever – Razer Launches The New Razer NAGA V2 PRO
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the new Razer Naga V2 Pro and Naga V2 HyperSpeed, the latest in Razer’s genre-busting MMO and battle-royale mice. Designed primarily for MMOs, with 3 interchangeable side plates on the Naga V2 Pro, and a wealth of new features in both mice, the new Naga V2 Pro and Naga HyperSpeed signal the return of Razer’s most adaptable mouse, now better than ever. Ultimate control and adaptability Launched in 2009, the original Naga created the MMO mouse category, setting new standards for functionality and control with its groundbreaking multi-button side panel, immediately becoming the world’s bestselling MMO mouse. The new Naga V2 Pro continues this legacy of excellence, with a series of upgrades and improvements that retain the shape and ...

Honeycomb Aeronautical Announces Global Shipping Of Alpha Flight XPC & Honeycomb Xbox

Honeycomb Aeronautical Announces Global Shipping Of Alpha Flight XPC & Honeycomb Xbox
Honeycomb Aeronautical has just released the Alpha Flight Controls XPC and offers worldwide shipping. Alpha Flight XPC is compatible with both Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC. The Honeycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC were designed and developed in California by pilots and aerospace engineers to ensure the most realistic flight simulation experience possible. The Honeycomb Alpha Flight Controls XPC bring the ultimate immersion of aviation in the comfort of your own home. It features a NEW front grill design, a full 180° yoke rotation with upgraded hall effect sensors to provide smooth precision with no center detent. The base includes a switch panel with master, alternator, avionics, and light switches as well as a spring loaded 5-position ignition switch. The left and right handles feature 13 programmable buttons and switches for fully customizable flight. Alpha Flight Controls XPC will be shipped from www.flyhoneycomb.com and participating retailers worldwide for the retail ...

ROCCAT Reveals The New KONE AIR Wireless PC Gaming Mouse

ROCCAT Reveals The New KONE AIR Wireless PC Gaming Mouse
ROCCAT, Turtle Beach Corporation’s award-winning PC gaming peripherals brand, today revealed the Kone Air Wireless Ergonomic Gaming Mouse as the newest addition to its highly praised mouse range. The Kone Air features ROCCAT’s perfected ergonomic mouse shape and provides maximum versatility for both work and play. ROCCAT’s proprietary Stellar Wireless technology optimizes the Kone Air’s wireless connectivity for peak performance, including lag-free 2.4GHz wireless for fast-paced gaming, or Bluetooth® for on-the-go productivity and reduced power consumption. PC gamers can power up the Kone Air with two AA alkaline batteries for a maximum battery life of over 800 hours. Additionally, the Kone Air works using a single AA battery, achieving a lighter weight. ROCCAT’s wireless, ergonomic Kone Air mouse comes in Black or Arctic White and will be available for pre-order soon for a $139.95 RRP at participating Australian retailers. The Kone Air launches in early 2023. “ROCCAT’s ergonomic Kone mouse design ...

Take Flight & Go Full Maverick With Turtle Beach’s All-New Designed For Xbox VelocityOne Flightstick

Take Flight & Go Full Maverick With Turtle Beach’s All-New Designed For Xbox VelocityOne Flightstick
Leading gaming accessories maker Turtle Beach Corporation today unveiled its all-new, eagerly anticipated Turtle Beach® VelocityOne™ Flightstick, a universal simulation controller joystick for air and space combat simulation games. Designed for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Windows PCs, the VelocityOne Flightstick is the gaming flight stick of the future, equipping gamers with immersive, accurate controls for navigating air and space flight sim and combat games. A total of eight axes, including contactless hall effect sensors on the main X&Y axes, provide precise control while two multifunction levers handle main engine power and adjustment of control surfaces. VelocityOne Flightstick’s precise nano trim wheel allows for fine tuning of altitude, and an OLED Flight Management Display makes for easy adjustments. With 27 programmable buttons, a rapid-fire trigger, an integrated trackpad, and Bluetooth® connectivity to its companion app, Turtle Beach’s VelocityOne Flightstick arms gamers on Xbox and Windows PCs with a multitude of ...

Turtle Beach’s All-New Premium Stealth 700 GEN 2 MAX, Stealth 600 GEN 2 MAX, & Stealth 600 GEN 2 USB Wireless Gaming Headsets For Xbox Are Now Available

Turtle Beach’s All-New Premium Stealth 700 GEN 2 MAX, Stealth 600 GEN 2 MAX, & Stealth 600 GEN 2 USB Wireless Gaming Headsets For Xbox Are Now Available
Leading gaming accessories provider Turtle Beach Corporation (NASDAQ: HEAR) today announced the all-new Designed for Xbox Turtle Beach Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX, Stealth 600 Gen 2 MAX and Stealth 600 Gen 2 USB series wireless gaming headsets are now on-sale at participating Australian retailers. With these superbly upgraded entries to the brand’s best-selling Stealth 700 and Stealth 600 series products, Turtle Beach once again redefines the powerful capabilities of a well-engineered gaming headset. The all-new Designed for Xbox Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX expands upon ...

ZOWIE Announces Their First 360Hz TN Gaming Monitor XL2566K Providing The Best FPS In-Game Experience to Pro Players

ZOWIE Announces Their First 360Hz TN Gaming Monitor XL2566K Providing The Best FPS In-Game Experience to Pro Players
ZOWIE XL series gaming monitor has elevated the gaming experience significantly for the past decade with each product reflecting the brand’s commitment to creating equipment that focuses on innovation and in-game performance. ZOWIE has also launched its ZOWIE XL-K generation gaming monitor 240Hz XL2546K and 144Hz XL2411K in 2019. In the last two years, ZOWIE monitor has become the most used monitor worldwide by FPS pro players1. Over a decade, ZOWIE never stopped to learn the feedback from pro players and the community. Today, ZOWIE announces their first 360Hz TN panel gaming monitor XL2566K which is their latest flagship model that offers competitive gamers optimized smoothness and fast response. With the DyAc⁺™ on top of 360Hz refresh rate on a TN panel, XL2566K provides an overall clearer motion clarity than the market’s offerings in its class. #gallery-3 { margin: auto; } #gallery-3 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 50%; } #gallery-3 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-3 .gallery-caption ...

ROCCAT Reveal The VULCAN II MAX Optical Keyboard & SYN MAX AIR Wireless 3D Audio Headset

ROCCAT Reveal The VULCAN II MAX Optical Keyboard & SYN MAX AIR Wireless 3D Audio Headset
PC gamers looking to max out their setup with maximum performance and impressive RGB lighting need look no further than the all-new Vulcan II Max keyboard and Syn Max Air headset from ROCCAT, Turtle Beach Corporation’s (Nasdaq: HEAR) PC gaming peripherals brand. ROCCAT’s award-winning Vulcan design has wowed fans since the line debuted, and the stunning Vulcan II Max redefines the category. Featuring ROCCAT’s ridiculously fast TITAN II Optical Switches and world’s first Dual LED Smart Keys, the Vulcan II Max combines performance and functionality with a look all its own and sure to be the crown jewel of any desktop gaming setup. Also unveiled today is ROCCAT’s flagship Syn Max Air – a PC gaming headset that sits atop the brand’s headset line as its new premium wireless offering. The Syn Max Air leverages decades of award-winning audio engineering experience from Turtle Beach, ...

Alienware Upgrades Flagship Desktop, Reveals Tenkeyless Keyboard and New QD-OLED Display

Alienware Upgrades Flagship Desktop, Reveals Tenkeyless Keyboard and New QD-OLED Display
Today, Alienware continues its mission to create premier gaming experiences with a triple-threat of new devices, including: a revamped Aurora R15 Gaming Desktop, a compact and feature-rich Tenkeyless Gaming Keyboard, and our second QD-OLED Gaming Monitor positioned at a lower price point. Alienware Aurora, your gateway to the most immersive gaming experiences The new Alienware Aurora R15 desktop sees a significant performance boost, thanks to the latest 13th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, NVIDIA® GeForce RTX® 40 Series GPUs and an armada of system refinements. To achieve higher thermal efficiency and help ensure peak performance[i], we’ve equipped the following advancements with all 13th Gen Intel® Core K-Series configurations: · 240mm liquid cooling, with the option to upgrade to 240mm Cryo-tech™ liquid cooling. · Five 120mm fans: a 240mm LC unit serving as two exhaust fans up top, ...

Samsung Announces Australian pricing & Availability For Odyssey Ark Gaming Monitor

Samsung Announces Australian pricing & Availability For Odyssey Ark Gaming Monitor
Samsung Electronics Australia has today announced that the Odyssey Ark – the world’s first 55-inch 1000R curved gaming screen – will be available for purchase in Australia from 24 October 2022 (RRP: $4,499). Australian’s eager to secure their new personal gaming theatre can pre-order an Odyssey Ark from today until 23 October 2022, via the Samsung Online Store and Harvey Norman. To take gaming to the next level, every Odyssey Ark monitor purchased during the pre-order period via the Samsung Online Store will receive the award-winning[1] Secretlab TITAN Evo 2022 chair with a limited edition Odyssey Magnetic Head Pillow (valued at $759), as well as a Samsung 980 PRO NVMe SSD1TB (valued at $235)[2]. Adding ...

Grey Camouflage Collection Joins The PS5 Accessories Lineup Starting This Spring

Grey Camouflage Collection Joins The PS5 Accessories Lineup Starting This Spring
Sony Interactive Entertainment is thrilled to announce the newest colour joining the PlayStation 5 family of colour accessory offerings: Grey Camouflage. Adding to the previously released galaxy-inspired colour lineup, the Grey Camouflage Collection features a matching set of accessories with the DualSense wireless controller, PS5 console covers for both the PS5 with the Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive and the PS5 Digital Edition, and Pulse 3D wireless headset.* The PlayStation design team reimagined our camouflage pattern to reflect a fresher, more contemporary feel. If you look closely, you’ll notice that the iconic PlayStation Shapes have been subtly incorporated into the pattern. The Grey Camouflage Collection will be available starting this spring, with pre-orders beginning September 15. The DualSense wireless controller and PS5 console covers will launch globally on October 14, followed by the launch of the Pulse 3D wireless headset in December. The exact launch dates for the collection may vary by ...

SteelSeries Unleashes The World’s Fastest Optical Switches In The New APEX 9 Keyboards

SteelSeries Unleashes The World’s Fastest Optical Switches In The New APEX 9 Keyboards
SteelSeries, the worldwide leader in gaming and esports peripherals, today introduced its newest tech innovation with the launch of the Apex 9 series keyboards. Built from the ground up to help serious gamers create their own momentous occasions, the Apex 9 series is fast, customizable, esports-ready, and powered by new SteelSeries OptiPoint technology. Faster equals more wins. For the first time, the industry-leading innovation brand for gamers brings an optical switch to its award-winning line of Apex keyboards. SteelSeries OptiPoint tech delivers the very best performance and design with hot-swappable optical switches that actuate 33% faster than the leading optical keyboard, a response time of just 0.2ms with zero debounce, and 2-point actuation adjustment. Customization is key. Through SteelSeries GG, the brand’s software ecosystem, the Apex 9 series ...

ROCCAT Reveals The First Mini PC Gaming Keyboard In Its Award-Winning Vulcan Series With The VULCAN II MINI

ROCCAT Reveals The First Mini PC Gaming Keyboard In Its Award-Winning Vulcan Series With The VULCAN II MINI
ROCCAT, Turtle Beach’s (Nasdaq: HEAR) award-winning PC gaming peripherals brand, today revealed the all-new Vulcan II Mini Optical-Mechanical PC Gaming Keyboard. The latest addition to ROCCAT’s highly lauded range of Vulcan keyboards, the Vulcan II Mini furthers the brand’s keyboard evolution with ground-breaking features, including the world’s first Dual LED Smart Keys, and improved TITAN II Optical Switches. At 65% the size of a standard keyboard, the Vulcan II Mini still retains the arrow keys and provides ample room for broad, sweeping mouse movements needed to win fast-paced games, making it an ideal addition to any PC gamer’s arsenal. The Vulcan II Mini is the world’s first keyboard with Dual LED Smart Key technology. PC gamers can feel confident in their keystrokes with 30 multi-function Smart Keys featuring Dual LEDs that allow gamers to better visualize when secondary functions are active. The Smart Keys combine with ROCCAT’s EasyShift [+] functionality, where ...

AMD Launches Ryzen 7000 Series Desktop Processors with “Zen 4” Architecture

AMD Launches Ryzen 7000 Series Desktop Processors with “Zen 4” Architecture
The Fastest Core in Gaming1 AMD has revealed the Ryzen™ 7000 Series Desktop processor lineup powered by the new “Zen 4” architecture, ushering in the next era of high performance for gamers, enthusiasts, and content creators. Featuring up to 16 cores, 32 threads and built on an optimized, high-performance, TSMC 5nm process node, the Ryzen 7000 Series processors deliver dominant performance and leadership energy efficiency. Compared to the previous generation, AMD Ryzen 7950X processor enables single-core performance improvement of up to +29%2, up to 45% more compute for content creators in POV Ray3, up to 15% faster gaming performance in select titles4, and up to 27% better performance-per-watt5. AMD’s most expansive desktop platform to date, the new Socket AM5 platform is designed for longevity with support through 2025.“The AMD Ryzen 7000 Series brings leadership gaming performance, extraordinary power for content creation, and advanced scalability with ...

Experience Powerful, Immersive Audio In A Compact Form Factor With The New Razer Leviathan V2 X PC Soundbar

Experience Powerful, Immersive Audio In A Compact Form Factor With The New Razer Leviathan V2 X PC Soundbar
The Razer Leviathan V2 X is Razer’s latest soundbar to join the Leviathan line, delivering a powerful and immersive audio experience in a compact form factor with simple connectivity. A compact PC gaming soundbar housing two full-range drivers and two passive radiators, the Leviathan V2 X delivers bold clarity and resonating depth for a riveting audio experience across all entertainment needs. At only 400mm in length, the Leviathan V2 X fits perfectly beneath most monitors, giving users a clutter-free desktop whilst delivering a wide, room-filling soundstage. For hassle-free connectivity, the Leviathan V2 X is powered by a single USB Type C cable to draw power more efficiently whilst producing strong, dynamic audio with a max volume output of 90dB. Powered by Razer Chroma™ RGB, the world’s largest lighting ecosystem for gaming devices, the Leviathan V2 X boasts 14 lighting zones, countless patterns, and dynamic in-game lighting effects to provide users with full RGB ...

SteelSeries Turns The Audio Dial To 11 With New Arena Speakers

SteelSeries Turns The Audio Dial To 11 With New Arena Speakers
SteelSeries, the worldwide leader in gaming and esports peripherals, today unveiled its new franchise – a family of speakers that turn any rig into an epic gaming and entertainment space. From the makers of Arctis, the most awarded audio line in gaming, SteelSeries introduces the Arena 3, Arena 7, and Arena 9 — a premium line of gaming speakers that addresses a long-standing void in the current landscape by orchestrating a combined hardware and software solution that allows for total immersion within any game. SteelSeries’ latest creation establishes yet another series of firsts with the Arena line, including a gaming speaker system with true surround sound from a single USB connection — with immersive, high-quality audio emerging from a two-way speaker design, including two front speakers, a center channel speaker, two wireless rear surround sound speakers, and a 6.5” downward-facing subwoofer, along with the ability to tune every individual frequency through the ...

Turtle Beach’s Stealth 700 Gen 2 Max & Stealth 600 Gen 2 Max Series Wireless Gaming Headsets Coming To Playstation

Turtle Beach’s Stealth 700 Gen 2 Max & Stealth 600 Gen 2 Max Series Wireless Gaming Headsets Coming To Playstation
Leading gaming accessories maker Turtle Beach Corporation today unveiled new PlayStation™ models for brand’s award-winning Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX, Stealth 600 Gen 2 MAX, and Stealth 600 Gen 2 USB series wireless gaming headsets. The premium Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX and Stealth 600 Gen 2 MAX for PlayStation adds long-lasting battery life and expanded compatibility with more gaming systems to the robust suites of performance audio and comfort-driven features. The Stealth 600 Gen 2 USB also improves battery performance. Turtle Beach’s Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX for Xbox is launching locally next month, with IGN calling it, “Amazing” and giving it a 9/10 review score plus the publication’s Editors’ Choice designation, and naming it the “Best Wireless Xbox Headset” in their Best Gaming Headsets 2022 list. CG Mag gave the Stealth 700 Gen 2 MAX for Xbox a 9.5/10 review score plus their Editor’s Choice designation ...

Razer Introduces Its Most Advanced Mouse To Date – The Razer Basilisk V3 Pro

Razer Introduces Its Most Advanced Mouse To Date – The Razer Basilisk V3 Pro
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the Basilisk V3 Pro, a next-gen customizable wireless gaming mouse built for performance and complete customizability. Being Razer’s most advanced gaming mouse to date, the Razer Basilisk V3 Pro sets a new standard for the enthusiast gaming community with a Razer HyperScroll Tilt Wheel, Razer Optical Mouse Switches Gen-3, 10+1 programmable buttons, Razer Focus Pro 30K Optical Sensor, wireless charging with Razer Mouse Dock Pro and Wireless Charging Puck (both sold separately), and more. “The Basilisk V3 Pro is our most feature-rich gaming mouse to date, with all the bells and whistles to blow the competition out of the water,” said Chris Mitchell, Head of the PC Gaming Division at Razer. “Essentially, the Basilisk V3 Pro gives gamers every feature they could ever want, and more customization options than ever before.” Customizability on a New Level Powered by Razer Chroma™ RGB, the Basilisk ...

ROCCAT’s New KONE XP AIR Wireless Customisable RGB Gaming Mouse Is Out Now

ROCCAT’s New KONE XP AIR Wireless Customisable RGB Gaming Mouse Is Out Now
ROCCAT’s all-new Kone XP Air is now available for purchase. The Kone XP Air is the wireless version of the Kone XP – the culmination of 15 years of research and development to produce an industry-leading multi-purpose gaming mouse. The wired version of the Kone XP has not only turned heads with its stunning RGB effects but has also impressed when it comes to performance. PC Gamer gave the wired Kone XP a 91/100 and granted it the Editor’s Pick award, saying, “The Kone XP has everything the discerning gamer needs: great ergonomics, tons of accessible buttons, and glorious RGB lighting.” Like its wired counterpart, the Kone XP Air features meticulously perfected ergonomics, multiple buttons, and 29 assignable functions to make it one of the most customisable wireless PC gaming mice on the market. Adding a stylish AIMO-enabled RGB Rapid Charge Dock, ROCCAT’s Stellar Wireless technology, and Bluetooth® connectivity make the ...

Samsung Electronics Showcases Odyssey Lineup At Gamescom 2022 Offering Ultimate Entertainment Experiences

Samsung Electronics Showcases Odyssey Lineup At Gamescom 2022 Offering Ultimate Entertainment Experiences
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today unveiled its latest gaming Monitor lineup at Gamescom 2022 in Cologne, Germany, including the next-generation Odyssey Ark and the Odyssey G7 (G70B) and G6 (G65B) Smart Monitors. The Odyssey Ark, announced earlier this month, is the world’s first 55-inch 1000R curved gaming screen, with a 165Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time (GtG) and all new Cockpit Mode. “As the world’s largest gaming event, Gamescom represents an opportunity for Samsung to showcase our latest gaming innovations that will deliver the incredible future of gaming to player communities around the world,” said Hyesung Ha, Executive Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “The awe-inspiring Odyssey Ark and new Odyssey G7 and G6 Smart Monitors reinforce our expertise, while opening up a new world of possibilities through these gaming screens.” Odyssey Ark: Ultimate Samsung Entertainment Screen with Incredible Gaming Performance The Odyssey Ark represents a new frontier ...

Introducing The DualSense Edge Wireless Controller, The Ultra-Customisable Controller For PlayStation 5

Introducing The DualSense Edge Wireless Controller, The Ultra-Customisable Controller For PlayStation 5
Sony Interactive Entertainment has today unveiled the new DualSense Edge wireless controller for Playstation 5, the first-ever high-performance, ultra-customisable controller of its kind. Designed to allow players to create custom controls tailored to their playstyle, the DualSense Edge wireless controller features a number of hardware and software-based customisation options: Ultra-customisable controls: Players can remap or deactivate specific button inputs, adjust stick sensitivity, travel distance and dead zones. For example, players can reduce travel distance for faster inputs in competitive FPS games or reduce the dead zone for precise throttle control in racing games. Ability to save multiple control profiles: Players can save their ideal control settings to unique profiles and swap between on the fly. No more scrolling through huge settings menus between games! On-controller user interface: The dedicated Fn button allows players to adjust their setup in-game; swap between pre-set control profiles, adjust game volume and chat balance, and access the entire controller ...

SteelSeries Introduces The Arctis Nova 7 – Heir To One Of The Best-Selling Gaming Headsets Of All Time

SteelSeries Introduces The Arctis Nova 7 – Heir To One Of The Best-Selling Gaming Headsets Of All Time
From the makers of Arctis, the most awarded audio line in gaming, SteelSeries, the worldwide leader in gaming and esports peripherals, today introduces a new headset to rule the soundscapes and airwaves across the globe – the Arctis Nova 7 – the heir to one of the best-selling gaming headset of all time. Through four years of innovative and meticulous engineering, SteelSeries set out to push boundaries, solve problems for a gaming lifestyle in today’s rapidly changing culture, and reinvent the world’s #1 premium gaming headset. Engineered with the Nova Acoustic System, featuring High Fidelity audio, supercharged by the Sonar Audio Software Suite, and delivering 360° Spatial Audio, the Nova 7 lets gamers hear the finite details that others don’t. With wireless freedom and Simultaneous Audio, players can listen to two audio streams at the same time with 2.4GHz and Bluetooth, easily swapping between PC, Mac, PlayStation, and Switch with USB-C. Communications ...

Samsung Electronics Takes Gaming Experiences To The Next Level With Global Launch Of Odyssey Ark

Samsung Electronics Takes Gaming Experiences To The Next Level With Global Launch Of Odyssey Ark
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced the global launch of Odyssey Ark, the world’s first 55-inch 1000R curved gaming screen, adding a new form factor to the industry-leading Odyssey lineup. The huge display delivers a 165Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time (GtG1), plus an all new rotating Cockpit Mode and an exclusive controller, the Ark Dial – offering a riveting window into the world of gaming with impressive immersion. “We are excited to unveil this unique, next-generation gaming screen, the Odyssey Ark. This 55-inch 1000R curved gaming screen brings together premium, cinematic picture quality, immersive surround sound and an incredibly flexible interface which gamers increasingly demand,” said Hyesung Ha, Executive Vice President of Visual Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “The gaming community craves new experiences and Odyssey Ark delivers access to a new world of gaming that will raise standards across the entire industry.” The groundbreaking Odyssey Ark is built to deliver ...

High-End H3 Hybrid Gaming Headset On Sale In Time For Back-To-School Season

High-End H3 Hybrid Gaming Headset On Sale In Time For Back-To-School Season
Expert audio gaming brand EPOS is gearing up spring with a limited time deal for the H3 Hybrid gaming headset. From Aug. 15 – 31, the premium headset will be available in both Onyx Black and Ghost White with a 23% discount for a total price of AU$199*. The H3 Hybrid headset offers multi-functionality optimized for console and lightweight comfort for daily after school gaming sessions. More information about the headset and pricing can be found here. The EPOS H3 Hybrid gaming headset provides optimized-for-console dual connection with simultaneous wired audio mixing. This for example means that you can be in-game on your console, but at the same time mix in your Discord chat or a call from your phone via the Bluetooth® connection. With 34 hours of Bluetooth® battery life with a wired connectivity option, and a detachable lift-to-mute boom arm microphone for crisp intelligible game chat, the H3 Hybrid headset ...

The Legend Returns – Razer Unveils The Ultra-Lightweight Deathadder V3 Pro

The Legend Returns – Razer Unveils The Ultra-Lightweight Deathadder V3 Pro
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the new Razer DeathAdder V3 Pro, the latest iteration in Razer’s best-selling DeathAdder mouse line. Boasting the latest in Razer’s industry-leading mouse technologies, such as Razer HyperSpeed Wireless Technology and new Razer HyperPolling technology, combined with a new ultra-lightweight ergonomic design, the Razer DeathAdder V3 Pro is a gamers best ally for peak performance in competition play. Iconic ergonomics, further refined First released in 2006, with over 15 million mice shipped worldwide so far, the acclaimed DeathAdder is Razer’s most popular gaming mouse, trusted by world-class esports athletes. With the DeathAdder V3 Pro, victory takes on a new shape. Comfortable grooves with reduced flares on the sides give better grip and hand support, and are coupled with an improved ergonomic form for better comfort, tactility, and lightweight handling. In addition, the scroll wheel, buttons, and palm support have all been elevated for ...

ROCCAT’s New Wireless Burst Pro Air PC Gaming Mouse Is Now Available In Australia

ROCCAT’s New Wireless Burst Pro Air PC Gaming Mouse Is Now Available In Australia
ROCCAT, Turtle Beach Corporation’s award-winning PC peripherals brand, today announced the Australian retail availability of the new Burst Pro Air wireless PC gaming mouse. Symmetrical, wireless, lightweight, and visually stunning with its RGB lighting, the Burst Pro Air is packed with ROCCAT’s core performance components and technologies. These innovations include ROCCAT’s Stellar Wireless which optimises wireless signal strength and battery life, the Owl-Eye Optical 19K DPI sensor, and the ridiculously fast and precise Titan Optical Switches. The Burst Pro Air has a rechargeable battery that delivers up to 100 hours of gaming, and PC gamers can enjoy up to five hours of gaming after a 10-minute rapid charge using the included USB-C cable. The Burst Pro Air’s revolutionary transparent Bionic Shell design also returns in the new wireless model, with improved ergonomics and more LEDs than its wired counterpart for an even more immersive RGB lighting experience when using ...

ASUS Republic Of Gamers Reveals Australian Availability & Pricing For The ROG Phone 6 Series

ASUS Republic Of Gamers Reveals Australian Availability & Pricing For The ROG Phone 6 Series
ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today revealed the Australian pricing and availability of the ROG Phone 6 series. The new ROG Phone 6 series includes the ROG Phone 6 and the ROG Phone 6 Pro, the most powerful ROG Phones ever made. They are powered by the latest flagship Snapdragon® 8+ Gen 1 Mobile Platform with up to 3.2 GHz CPU clock speeds, 18 GB of LPDDR5 RAM, and 512 GB of storage. The upgraded GameCool 6 cooling system features novel 360° CPU cooling technology to unleash maximum sustained performance and a monster 6000 mAh battery capacity provides extended battery life for long game sessions. Supreme visuals are delivered by a 6.78-inch Samsung AMOLED HDR10+ display that uses exclusive ROG tuning technology to achieve an amazing 165 Hz refresh rate, an industry-leading 720 Hz touch-sampling rate and a world-beating 23 ms ultra-low touch latency. The new series is accompanied by a full array of exclusive ...

High-Profile Performance In A Low-Profile Package – Presenting The Razer Deathstalker V2

High-Profile Performance In A Low-Profile Package – Presenting The Razer Deathstalker V2
Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced the return of the acclaimed DeathStalker keyboard in the form of the new DeathStalker V2 Pro, DeathStalker V2 Pro Tenkeyless, and DeathStalker V2. With a clean, low-profile design language running across the range, the new DeathStalker V2 line is ideal for gamers looking for a clutter-free desktop set-up. Boasting a sleek, low-profile design, the DeathStalker V2 line is all about high-profile performance, featuring both linear and clicky variants of the Razer™ Low-profile Optical Switches across the range. Adding to the premium experience are a slim-line aluminum top plate for superb durability, and laser-etched keycaps with an ultra-durable coating for even greater longevity. “The original DeathStalker became a fan favorite due to its innovative chiclet style design and next-level typing feel within a sleek low-profile form factor,” said Chris Mitchell, Head of the PC Gaming Division at Razer. “With the new DeathStalker V2 ...

ROCCAT Reveals KONE XP AIR Wireless Customisable RGB Gaming Mouse

ROCCAT Reveals KONE XP AIR Wireless Customisable RGB Gaming Mouse
ROCCAT, Turtle Beach Corporation’s award-winning PC gaming peripherals brand, today revealed the all-new Kone XP Air Wireless RGB Customisable Gaming Mouse with Rapid Charge Dock. The Kone XP Air is the Stellar Wireless version of the recently released Kone XP – the culmination of 15 years of research and development to produce an industry-leading multi-purpose gaming mouse. With strong reviews and multiple Editor’s Choice awards from key gaming and tech publications, including a 4.5/5 from Tom’s Hardware and being named Best Premium Gaming Mouse with a 4.5/5 PCMag.com, the wired Kone XP features meticulously perfected ergonomics, multiple buttons, and 29 assignable functions to make it one of the most customisable wireless PC gaming mice on the market. Adding a stylish AIMO-enabled RGB Rapid Charge Dock, ROCCAT’s Stellar Wireless technology, and Bluetooth® connectivity make the wireless Kone XP Air even more versatile. The Kone XP Air comes in ...

Early Look At The User Experience For PlayStation VR2

Early Look At The User Experience For PlayStation VR2
Sony Interactive Entertainment Australia has today revealed an early look into the user experience features you’ll discover on PS VR. See below for a range of features found on PS VR2. See-Through View With PS VR2, you can see your real-life surroundings while wearing the headset with our new see-through feature. It comes in handy when you want to easily check where the PS VR2 Sense controllers are in your room without taking the headset off. Thanks to PS VR2’s embedded front cameras, users can press the function button on the headset or use the Card in the Control Centre to switch between viewing your surroundings and viewing the content through the headset. The Card in the Control Centre also gives quick access to other PS VR2 settings, such as adjusting your play area.

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