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A50 HEADSET XBOX ONE EDITION - Black by Astro Gaming

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$186.97

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A50 HEADSET XBOX ONE EDITION - Black is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 13.
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  • Platform: Xbox One
  • Publisher: Astro Gaming
  • Developer: Astro Gaming
  • Category: Accessories , Headsets & Mics

Product Details:

Just as consoles evolve, so do our headsets, so we've fine-tuned and updated our A50 to make the best available headset in wireless gaming to your Xbox One. Broadcasting with cutting edge wireless Kleernet 5.8ghz technology, the A50 employs three varied EQ modes designed to fit your audio needs. The uni-directional microphone delivers communication to your teammates by isolating your voice from any background noise in the room. We've designed this headset to be lightweight and adjust easily to your cranium to ensure maximum comfort for those games that last long into the night. And when you're done it fits perfectly on its own headset stand.

Tuned with ASTRO Audio

We work with pro gamers and top audio designers to deliver the higest level of clarity at every frequency. Your games, music, and movies will sound amazing.

Dolby® DIGITAL 7.1®

Immerse yourself in the audio of your favorite games. Use every gunshot and footstep to pinpoint exactly where the fight is and get the drop on your opponents before they hear you.

Specs:

  • Transducer Principle: Open Air
  • Frequency Response: 20 - 21,000 Hz
  • Weight w/o Cable: 363 grams
  • Ear Coupling: Over-Ear
  • Headband Pressure: 2.6N
  • Distortion: Less than 0.1%
  • Connector: 2.5mm Xbox Live Chat Port, Micro-USB Port
  • Mic: 6.0mm unidirectional with noise gate

Includes:

  • A50 Wireless Headset,
  • MixAmp Tx and Display Stand
  • Headset Cables:
  • 0.5M Micro-USB Cable
  • MixAmp Tx Cables:
  • 1.0M Micro-USB Cable
  • 1.0M TOSlink Optical Cable

About TxD Base transmitter

  • Power: USB
  • Wireless Radio: 5.8GHz w/ KleerNet
  • Input: Micro-USB Power & Voice, Optical In, AUX In (3.5mm)
  • Output: Optical Passthrough, USB Charging Port

    Important Information:

    WARNING:This product contains BPA, a chemical known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm.

    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Headset with Some Unfortunate Flaws I started with A40s + MixAmp Pro and was extremely let down when I decided to switch to the A50s. While the sound quality and the mic (make sure to update the firmware on the headset and transmitter) were impeccable, the constant "freezing" of the headset was too big of a problem to ignore. Someone else mentioned it earlier, but when this occurs you can't turn the headset off, mic doesn't work, can't change any settings... basically useless until the battery drains. That's Astros' tech support's answer to the problem at least. The biggest concern is the number of people experiencing this problem. A quick look at the Astro forums reveals that this is a massive issue. So far this happened on two occasions during the first two days I owned them. At this point I'm not sure whether to keep trying different pairs of A50s or to switch to another brand. That said these headsets do have some amazing features, but what's the use if I can't use them half the time while I wait for the battery to die?
    Date published: 2016-01-27
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from great headset. alright, some people get lemons, any one who works with technology knows that happens with any product, ive had no problems out of them but apparently astros support is great, firmware is super simple to update, and build quality is great, flexible where they need to be, but nice and firm, no squeaks or gaps, fantastic build, super, super comfortable. i can wear them from a full charge until they die in a single sitting(about 8 hrs). no they dont have bluetooth or an aux in on the ear phones, they do on the transmitter,and for xbox one chat you do have to plug them into the controller, but you knew this going into the purchase. thats not what these are for, their for someone who wants the best gaming headphones out there. sound quality is serious unbeatable, you hear everything and know exactly where that sound is coming from, saved my life many times. the only negatives about these are lemons and features that these headphones dont have that you know they dont. buy them anyway, theyre worth every penny. paid 150 for turtle beach xo seven pro, returned them, got these, so glad i did.
    Date published: 2016-01-12
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Gaming Headset The sound quality can not be beat. You hear every nuance in the game that the designers have created to make the experience second to none. The surround quality is superb. These are lightweight and super comfortable especially over extended periods. The mic works great-have had no issues like some other reviews mention. The setup is very easy-just remember to update the software. Wouldn't trade these in for anything else. They are expensive but if you are a serious gamer it's well worth spending a little more to get a lot more that will last a long time.
    Date published: 2015-12-30
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from You get what you payed for... easily the nicest, best sounding, well made headphones i have ever owned.. the price is not for everyone but if you game alot and like to hook yourself up from time to time these are worth their weight in gold... My only beef (besides the price) is there "kinda wireless) as in with the xbox one version you still need to plug the headset into the controller for voice chat..having said that i never had any issues with my mic like others have had.... make sure you update your controller on your xbox and update the firmware on the mix amp and you should be good to go
    Date published: 2015-10-07
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from AMAZING HEADSET, NOT FOR EVERYONE With the steep price of $300usd i wouldn't consider this to be a headset for everyone. It lacks nothing quality wise, however i wish they would give some indication of battery percentage instead of solid light when charged and blinking light when its almost dead.
    Date published: 2015-08-29
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not Worth It. Not very good. I needed a good headset for the xbox one. I thought this was good but the mic is extremely poor. Didn't work in the xbox live party. Also tried skype, nothing. Nobody could hear me. I'm stuck with my Old Turtle Beach pair... wireless but good.
    Date published: 2015-06-08
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from great headphones and great company I bought the headphones and i loved them after a few months i had issues with them working right and they sent me a new pair right away havent had issues since
    Date published: 2015-05-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Headset great sound and comfortable too. I had tried several different headsets and always ended up returning them Turtle beach, afterglow etc. The only downfall with the Astro A50 headset is the occasional static that comes through. Great sound and good quality craftsmanship.
    Date published: 2015-04-03
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