Razer Announces New Gaming Headsets and Headphones – The Neon Kraken Series

Ramish Zafar
Posted Jun 14, 2014
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Singaporean manufacturer Razer also announced a new series of gaming headsets and headphones this week. The company is known for its high quality products catering to the specific needs of the gamer community. Addressing the increasing demands for color options in its products, Razer has announced the Neon Kraken lineup of gaming headsets and headphones. The Neon Kraken is a special edition of the company’s Kraken series of headsets.

The Neon Kraken Series To Be Available In Six Different Colors. Available For Order Now.

The release of the Neon Kraken lineup of gaming headsets and headphones marks the first time the company has stepped into the manufacturing of colored accessories. The Neon Kraken series is available in six different colors which can be matched with apparel or other accessories depending on the user’s requirements. Like it’s predecessors, the Neon Kraken series is fitted with powerful drivers which cater to deep and heavy bass tones. These end up completely covering all the different sound variations required for intensive gaming and high quality music listening. A pro version of the series will also feature a retractable microphone built in the headset. This will allow it to cater to the needs of whatever applications/devices require direct voice input.

“Our community has been asking for color options in our product lines and the Razer Kraken Neon Series offers just that,” said Min-Liang Tan, Razer CEO, co-founder and creative director. “We chose our most popular family of headsets and headphones for special stylization and are releasing them just in time for the summer months. The six colors give way to a multitude of options. I can’t wait to see the photos our fans send us.” Users can further enhance their experience through Razer’s gaming softwares, including the Razer Surround Pro. For more information please visit here. The Neon Kraken series is available for order now. The Razer Kraken Pro Neon Gaming Headset costs $89.99 while the Razer Kraken Neon Headphones costs $69.99.

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Product Features:

Razer Kraken Pro Neon Series:

  • Frequency response: 20 Hz – 20,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 32Ω at 1 kHz
  • Sensitivity (@1 kHz, 1 V/Pa): 110 dB ± 4 dB at 1 kHz max
  • Input power: 50 mW
  • Drivers: 40 mm, with Neodymium magnets
  • Inner ear cup diameter: 50 mm (1.97 in.)
  • Cable length: 1.3 m (4.27 ft.) plus 2 m (6.6 ft.) extension cable
  • Approximate weight: 293 g (0.65 lbs.)
  • Connector: Analog 3.5 mm combined jack (headphone and mic)

Microphone:

  • Frequency response: 100 Hz – 10,000 Hz
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 52dB
  • Sensitivity (@ 1kHz, 1V/Pa): -40 dB± 3 dB
  • Pick-up pattern: Unidirectional

Razer Kraken Neon Series:

  • Frequency response: 20 Hz – 20,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 32Ω at 1 kHz
  • Sensitivity (@1 kHz, 1 V/Pa): 110 ± 4 dB at 1 kHz max
  • Input power: 50 mW
  • Drivers: 40 mm, with Neodymium magnets
  • Inner ear cup diameter: 50 mm (1.97 in.)
  • Cable length: 1.3 m (4.27 ft.) plus 2 m (6.6 ft.) extension cable
  • Approximate weight: 280 g (0.62 lbs.)
  • Connector: Analog 3.5 mm headphone jack

 

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