The new Razer Kraken is the successor to the Kraken Pro V2, and comes with the same MSRP of £79.99. We already unboxed this headset over here, but we now bring you the full review to see if the improvements to the ear cushions, headband padding and microphone make this headset a good buy for the multi-platform gamer.
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- Colour availability: Green, Quartz Pink, Console (Black & Blue), Black
- Frequency response: 12 Hz – 28 kHz
- Impedance: 32 Ω @ 1 kHz
- Sensitivity (@1 kHz): 109 dB
- Input power: 30 mW (Max)
- Drivers: 50 mm, with Neodymium magnets
- Inner ear cup diameter: 54 mm x 65 mm
- Connection type: Analog 3.5 mm
- Cable length: 1.3 m / 4.27 ft.
- Weight: 322 g / 0.71 lbs
- In-line control: volume control wheel, microphone mute toggle
- Frequency response: 100 Hz – 10 kHz
- Signal-to-noise ratio: > 60 dB
- Sensitivity (@1 kHz): -45 ± 3 dB
- Pick-up pattern: Unidirectional ECM boom
- Audio Usage: Devices with 3.5 mm audio jack
- Audio + microphone usage: Devices with 3.5 mm audio + mic combined jack
- Audio / mic splitter adapter cable usage: Devices with separate 3.5 mm audio and microphone jacks
You can buy the Kraken from Overclockers UK for £79.99 HERE
- Well built.
- Good microphone that is retractable.
- Aesthetically appealing with a variety of colours to choose from.
- Multi-platform compatible.
- Decent audio quality.
- Braided cable.
- No software functionality.
- Short cable.
- There is still room for improvement when it comes to the sound.
- Headband can still be uncomfortable after extended wear.
KitGuru says: Overall this is a well balanced headset that makes some worthwhile improvements compared to its predecessor. It is certainly one to consider if you are a multi-platform gamer.