Razer is releasing a new headset that looks promising. The venoumous green, Razer Orca is targeted at gamers and music enthusiasts alike. It features a small braided cable for listening to music on the go, but includes a 2 meter extension cable for an easier transition into gaming mode.
The headset’s drivers have been, “optimized for gaming action and thumping bass of your favorite artists, the Razer Orca excels in providing a dual-purpose solution for gamers and music lovers.” I am going to go out on a limb and say these are going to over emphasize bass frequencies. The sweet deal here has to be the price point, at $59.99 I will likely give the Orcas a review.
Check the full press release after the break.
RAZER ORCA™ HEADPHONES FIND THE PERFECT BALANCE BETWEEN GAMING AND MUSIC
Carlsbad, Calif. – August 10, 2010 – Razer™, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end precision gaming and lifestyle peripherals, today announced the release of the Razer Orca Gaming and Music Headphones. This stylish pair of headphones features a comfortable ergonomic design with quality sound and an ultra sleek look featuring Razer’s distinct, venomous green color. Razer unites the music enthusiast with the hardcore gamer to bring you the coolest pair of headphones to hit the streets.
“The Razer Orca marks Razer’s foray into the lifestyle audio world,” said Robert “Razerguy” Krakoff, president, Razer USA. “We specifically designed the Razer Orca for the consumer who demands unmatched comfort and the utmost style, who also happens to game. We wanted a pair of headphones that could transition from your gaming den to the subway by adding a cool look to great gaming sound.”
About The Razer Orca
Equipped with a plug and switch cable, the Razer Orca provides a quick and convenient solution for seamlessly switching between gaming and listening to music. The Razer Orca comes with a shorter, standard braided cable for listening to music on the go, but also includes a braided 2 meter extension cable for a quick transition to desktop gaming. With enhanced drivers crafted to optimize both in game action and the thumping bass of your favorite artists, the Razer Orca excels in providing a dual-purpose solution for gamers and music lovers. Crafted for a secure yet lightweight feel, the circumaural design provides a comfortable fit for hours on end, letting you keep your style on lock in all situations whether it’s in front of your gaming rig or jamming out to your MP3 player.
Price: US $59.99 / €59.99
Razerzone – August
Worldwide – Q3
- Ergonomic comfort design
- Enhanced audio for music and gaming
- Music/gaming plug and switch cable
- Braided fiber cable with 2 meter braided extension cable
- Connector: 3.5 mm jack
About the Razer Group:
Razer™ is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-end precision gaming products and peripherals that are designed “For Gamers. By Gamers™”. Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, Razer’s award-winning lineup of products includes desktop speakers, headsets, keyboards, mice, software, and gaming surfaces. Since 1998, Razer has collaborated with leading professional gamers to develop, manufacture and market cutting-edge gaming peripherals using proprietary technologies that give gamers the competitive edge. Razer products offer the best in precision, sensitivity, usability and distinctive product design and have a reputation for being leaders in gaming peripheral technology.
For more information, please visit http://www.razerzone.com/.
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