Sound Blaster: Xbox 360, Playstation 3 Mind Blowing Headset

Written by Oonagh Reidy     01/09/2011 | 16:24 | Category: INDUSTRY

Creative reveal next gen Sound Blaster headsets for Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PC and Mac, promise to blow gamers minds. Literally.

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To be revealed at 2011 IFA Berlin, kicking off later today, Sound Blaster Tactic360 Sigma Gaming Headset for Xbox 360 features a sturdy steel core headband design with mass powerful 50 mm audio drivers. 

Its powered headset amplifier with separate voice and game audio controls deliver an "exhilarating" Xbox gaming experience, Creative promise. 

The Tactic360 ION headset also for Xbox 360 is slightly less powerful with 40 mm audio drivers and the same powered headset amplifier, costs roughly AU$66 on conversion. 

However, PC's aren't left out either.

Sound Blaster Tactic3D Wrath Wireless special ed. is designed for Mac/PC with massive 50mm drivers and a "killer design" with red illuminated ear cups. 

The accompanying software dramatically improves gaming audio playback via THX TruStudio Pro suite of audio enhancements, engineered for professional-grade gaming. 

Tactic3D Wrath comes with steel-core headband, plush ear cups, rechargeable lithium battery, and a detachable microphone. 

Creative also have Tactic3D Omega wireless hybrid device which works on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC or Mac. 

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The sound kings are also getting, well, creative with Sound Blaster Recon3D voice and audio processor - described as "a new audio platform powered by Sound Core3D" - the world first quad core device (pictured above). 

More hands on information in the next few days from IFA.