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Razer Kraken Headphones gives you extreme comfort for longer sessions

Just unveiled over at GamesCom recently, the Razer Kraken Pro Gaming Headset and Razer Kraken Music & Gaming Headphones should give you the comfort you need to wear it for hours.

Razer Kraken Pro Gaming Headset

The Razer Kraken Pro Gaming Headset underwent hours of field-test by countless pro gamers to determine optimal weight for extended gaming sessions and snugness. Razer boldly claims that you won’t find a more comfortable headset on the market, not even their Orca and Cacharias.

razer kraken pro

This gaming headset is outfitted with a fully retractable microphone boom that pulls out only when you need it. It also has a large 40 mm neodymium magnet drivers tuned for clear high- and mid-ranges, as well as deep bass for powerful lows. A closed ear cup design with plush circumaural padding creates superior sound isolation.

Razer Kraken Pro Gaming Headset features:

Headphones

 

  • Frequency Response: 20 – 20,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 32 Ω 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″
  • Cable Length: 1.3 m / 4.27 ft. plus 2 m / 6.6 ft. Splitter Adapter
  • Approximate Weight: 293 g / 0.65 lbs.
  • Connector: Analog 3.5 mm Combined Jack (Headphone and Mic)

Microphone

  • Frequency Response: 100 ““ 10,000 Hz
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 52 dB
  • Sensitivity (@1 kHz, 1 V/Pa): -40 ± 3dB
  • Pick-up Pattern: Unidirectional

Pricing and availability: USD79.99 ““ September 2012

Razer Kraken Music & Gaming Headphones

Since they invested a lot in keeping this thing as comfy as possible, Razer decided to hit the music market as well with the Kraken Music & Gaming Headphones.

razer kraken music and gaming

This music-version of the Kraken has a rugged design and a light-weight, foldable construction making it a go-anywhere headphone. It doesn’t have the microphone but should suit single-player gamers just fine.

Razer Kraken Music & Gaming Headphones features:

  • Frequency Response: 20 – 20,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 32 Ω 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″
  • 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
  • USD59.99 ““ October 2012
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  • Griswold

    not a fan of that color scheme. want my gaming headset to be serious looking.

    • I also thought that this is the only color scheme it has, I checked the website and they have the black one, which I like more.

  • smile!

    How much does the Kraken cost?

    • it’s in the post. no local pricing since it’s not yet available in local shops.

  • blossom

    hi,
    i’m from the phils. where can i buy this?

    thanks & hope to hear from u 🙂