Getting into the accessory scene, especially for video games, can be a challenge only because there are just so many companies fighting for the top spot. Whether it’s Mad Catz, TurtleBeach, PDP or PowerA, headsets in particular are now more prevalent than ever. You can find completely competent stereo headphones for under $50, or you can shell out the big bucks for more high end tech.
Lucidsound has announced today that their flagship LS40 Wireless Surround Universal Gaming Headset has begun shipping out to retailers. This is a headset that will work on any type of device, be it PC, MAC, PS4, PS3, Xbox One or mobile devices. It comes packed with DTS Headphone:X technology, sporting virtual 7.1 surround sound for you audiophiles out there.
“It’s been less than a year since the inception of our first headset and we continue to strive to bring new levels of excitement and innovation to gamers,” said Chris Von Huben, CEO of LucidSound. “Our single biggest request from gamers is for the introduction of a surround sound headset and we’re confident that the highly anticipated LS40 will set a new benchmark for premium gaming audio, proving well worth the wait. Our core belief in uncompromised audio quality and genuine innovation continues to drive our development program and we look forward to continued growth as we head into 2017.”
With up to fifteen hours of battery life and a mic-monitoring system, the Lucidsound LS40 is aiming to be the pinnacle wireless gaming headset. The LS40 is available now for $199.99.