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Oculus dev kit 2 to start shipping this month

The new Oculus Rift development kit has been up for pre-order for a while now but Oculus has announced that it is finally ready to start shipping the headset. Ten thousand of the 45,000 pre orders will ship this month with the rest shipping shortly after. Oculus VR Community Manager, …

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X2 Saturn 5.1 headset Review

Pretty much every gaming headset maker out there has a surround sound set in their portfolio. Most of these 5.1 and 7.1 offerings are ‘pretenders’, they’re phony software versions of the real deal. Not so with the X2 Saturn, a true 5.1 surround sound headset with three drivers in each …

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ASUS STRIX Pro gaming headset review

ASUS are the largest motherboard manufacturer on the planet. Within their portfolio they also produce graphics cards, chassis, laptops and a wide range of peripherals. Many of these peripherals are grouped together under their Republic of Gamers (ROG) brand – but not the one we are looking at today. Breaking …

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Oculus releases new Rift 0.3.1 SDK

Fans of the Rift might still be reeling somewhat from the recent Facebook acquisition news, but that doesn’t mean the VR enthusiasts at Oculus have been sitting on the laurels. Today they announced the release of a new version of the software development kit, 0.3.1. This update, though good to …

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Gamdias Hephaestus Headset Review

One of the toughest markets to compete in these days is gaming accessories. Where once upon a time Razer stood alone, now there are dozens of companies vying to be the gamer’s number one choice when they go into battle. KitGuru has just taken delivery of a gaming headset from …

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Oculus debuts Rift Devkit 2, opens pre-orders

As if in a counter attack to Sony’s announcement of it’s own Virtual Reality headset, Oculus has today debuted the Oculus Rift Devkit 2, the second developer version of its VR technology. It’s upgraded, refreshed and tweaked to offer an all round superior experience to the original and brings us …

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Sony shows off Morpheus Rift competitor

Yesterday Sony made the big splash everyone was waiting for and unveiled its long-in-development, virtual reality headset. Called Project Morpheus, the headset combines headphones and an HD visual display, along with head tracking and compatibility with the PlayStation move controller. Overall, Morpheus is very similar to the Oculus Rift Crystal …

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Console makers catching on to VR trend

Though you could argue that Nintendo has been well ahead of the curve with the creation of the 3Ds (technically a secondary, 3D display), Sony has always shown the most interest in the future of virtual reality technology – second of course to Oculus itself. In-fact at GDC this week, …

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Oculus Rift sales suspended due to component shortage

More than 50,000 Oculus Rift development kits have been sold but the company is currently unable to create more thanks to a shortage in the components that the Rift uses, an Oculus VR Community Manager has confirmed on the company’s Sub Reddit. Community Manager, Andres Hernandez, wrote: “Certain components used in …

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Turtle Beach launching Titanfall Atlas headset

With the upcoming release of Titanfall for the Xbox One and PC, it’s no surprise that companies are jumping on board to sell tie-in hardware and Turtle Beach is no different. It’s got a high end gaming headset called the Atlas set to debut on launch day – though it …

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Func launches new HS-260 headset, without Funkman

I know guys, I know. Funkman was your favourite character of anything ever and of course, with a name like Funkman, why wouldn’t he be used in the upcoming campaign for Func’s new headset, the HS-260? He has the afro, which clearly relates to the comfortable headband and the fact …

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Func HS-260 headset review

Despite the fact that being a PC gamer usually means you’re swimming in much deeper nerd waters than your average console or handheld gamer, there’s always been a desire to make peripherals look cool. A lot of the time, that means black, heavy duty plastic and bright LEDs with varying …

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Tt eSPORTS ConsoleOne Gaming Headset

Today we are going to look at Tt eSPORTS first attempt at a console gaming headset, the ConsoleOne.  It appears to be based heavily on the Shock gaming headset that we reviewed recently and commended for delivering excellent value for money.  In addition to being a console gaming headset, the …

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Bitfenix Flo Gaming Headset Review

Today we are going to take a look at the latest product from Bitfenix, the Flo headset. This is Bitfenix’s latest addition to their ever-growing product range, which has branched out significantly since the brand launched around 3 years ago. We have been very impressed with their products in the …

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Sennheiser G4ME One Headset Review

Today we are going to take a look at one of the latest gaming headsets from Sennheiser, the G4ME One. This particular model is targeted at those users who have a lot of money to spend and are looking for a premium over-the-ear headset which is specifically designed for gamers. …

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Valve to demo its own VR hardware next year

If you’ve been sat, drumming your fingers against your desk in your wait for the Oculus Rift HD version to become a mainstream consumer product, you’re not alone; I’ve been doing it too. However there’s nothing to speed up and improve an industry like competition, which is why I’m excited …

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CM Storm Pulse-R Gaming Headset Review

Today we are going to take a look at the Pulse-R gaming headset which is part of CM Storm’s Aluminium Gaming series. We recently looked at the CM Storm Mech which is the keyboard component of this series, which impressed us with its exclusive design and choice of mechanical switches. …

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Plantronics GameCom Commander Gaming Headset Review

Built for competitive gamers and fun-loving enthusiasts, can the Plantronics GameCom Commander Pro Gaming headset deliver the top-class performance that its ruthless target audience will demand? With 40mm drivers and Dolby 7.1 surround sound, the Plantronics GameCom Commander aims to offer an immersive gaming experience. A rugged microphone and in-line …

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CM Storm Pitch Gaming Earphone Review

The gaming peripheral market has been one of the fastest growing sectors over the last few years with companies like Cooler Master even setting up their own gaming range, CM Storm. Today’s product is the CM Storm Pitch Gaming Earphones which feature 10 mm drivers, a solid metal casing, passive noise isolation …

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Multiplay i49 Roundup – booth babes within!

As Multiplay’s largest ever Insomnia LAN draws to a close, we thought we would take a look around and show those of you who weren’t lucky enough to make it this year what you missed out on! Overclockers UK Overclockers UK had a lot of exciting stuff on display, most …

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