The SteelSeries Arctis Nova 7 Wi-fi headset is an over-ear design. It may be related in 3 ways through Bluetooth v5.0, ⅛ inch wired phono cable, or utilizing its included 2.4 GHz wi-fi dongle related to a USB port. It additionally features a retractable microphone, related by a versatile arm that stows contained in the left facet.
The microphone can also be a bi-directional noise-canceling sort and, as a result of its versatile mount, is well positioned to essentially the most snug or efficient place and its sensitivity score is listed as -28dBV/Ps per the producer. Audio system are 36 ohms with a sensitivity of 93dBSPL @ 1kHz/1mW. Said battery life is 36 hours when working completely with a 2.4 GHz wi-fi connection, however is decreased to 26 when utilizing mixed wi-fi and Bluetooth. Charging solely requires quarter-hour for about 6 hours of use.
These headphones embrace a bodily quantity dial, energy, and Bluetooth buttons, a dial for adjusting ChatMix, and a push-in/out type button to microphone muting. Included within the field are two USB cables, one for charging and the opposite for connecting the dongle, a ⅛ inch audio cable, a wi-fi dongle, and a enjoyable little fold-up cardboard Minecraft-like determine — as you will see above and under.
The band additionally incorporates a versatile strap that may be adjusted for consolation with a number of mounting pegs at both finish. Lastly, the prompt retail worth at time of writing is $179.99 and is out there from most main retailers of electronics, gaming, and pc gear.
An essential specification to think about is connectivity. There are three varieties relying on which platform you utilize, PC, Xbox, and PlayStation. My assessment unit works with PlayStation and PC, however Xbox makes use of a special wi-fi expertise, so you will not be taking these between consoles when you personal a number of platforms.