SteelSeries, long known for its gaming accessories, has completely refreshed its line of Siberia headsets. With a focus on providing a variety of styles and designs at different price points, SteelSeries is making sure every gamer has an option. There are four models in the Siberia line of headsets, beginning at $59.99 and rising up to $199.99.
Each model is specifically designed for a different gamer, from casual to hardcore. The entry-level model RAW Prism brings the price down in an attempt to get users to enter the market. At $59.99 this model fits in nicely with other headphones we have seen designed for entry-level gaming. The included software allows for full customization of audio profiles, as well as the ability to change the color of the illuminated ring on the set.
Head below the fold for video and to learn about the other models and pricing.
SteelSeries CTO Tino Soelberg proudly touts their new line of headphones:
For us, Siberia is the definition of what gaming audio looks, feels and sounds like. When it was first introduced, Siberia delivered a sense of style that was unique to what was typically expected from gaming audio. It produced exactly what was, and is necessary – ‘forget-that-you’re-wearing-it’ comfort and great sound. The new Siberia family takes this foundation and extends it into a full product range that delivers an incredibly awesome audio experience for the gamer in everyone
The Siberia v3 features the class SteelSeries suspension design and comes in at $99.99. This model has been completely redesigned with the next generation of SteelSeries audio drivers and feature noise-reducing memory foam ear cushions. SteelSeries claims that this headset delivers “rich, detailed sound with powerful bass”.
Coming in at $139.99 the Siberia v3 Prism is the next step up in the SteelSeries line of headsets. This improved model includes additional color choices for the headsets outer mesh-pattern ear cups, as well as unlimited profile settings that can be accessed anywhere via SteelSeries’ CloudSync. Additionally, the v3 Prism features microphone noise suppression and auto compression technologies that enhance voice communication.
The top-end of the Siberia line is the Elite Prism, which checks in with a price point of
Available for order today, SteelSeries currently quotes a ship date of October 7-13 for this new line of headsets.
STEELSERIES INTRODUCES THE NEW SIBERIA HEADSET FAMILY
The Acclaimed Siberia Brand Unlocks New Solutions in Audio For All; Each Headset, Unique in Design, Features Best-in-Class Comfort and Sound
At the heart of the family, the Siberia v3 Gaming Headset leads the line-up with its iconic and insanely comfortable Siberia suspension design. The audioscape has been competely redesigned with next generation SteelSeries audio drivers. These drivers deliver rich, detailed sound with powerful bass, and a wholly unique headset construction, including noise-reducing memory foam ear cushions that provide more sound isolation than ever before. The headset has a single-plug cable along with a dual-jack extension for use on all types of gaming devices from PCs to laptops, mobile devices and consoles. Available in black or white, the new Siberia v3 truly advances the features that have set this brand apart.
SteelSeries Siberia v3 Prism – $139.99
Radiating any of the 16.8 million color choices from its outer mesh-pattern earcups, the Siberia v3 Prism joins the family and presents gamers with all of the comfort, features and style found in the Siberia v3, but adds the personalized performance and style features that SteelSeries Engine offers, including:
• Unlimited profile settings that can be saved and accessed from anywhere via SteelSeries CloudSync
• Microphone Noise Suppression and Microphone Auto Compression technologies optimize voice communication automatically
• Digital audio quality with custom EQ
• ColorShift illumination effects and modes that can be set by the user, or triggered by game sounds and events
Siberia Elite Prism – $199.99
We have upgraded our Siberia Elite to make the Siberia brand an even more compelling choice for the most selective gamer. An entirely new, slimmer microphone and an upgraded sound card improve the clarity of what you hear – and how you are heard. Ear cushion fine-tuning makes the headset even more comfortable, for longer gaming sessions than the original. The Siberia Elite Prism still delivers Dolby Headphone® and Dolby Pro Logic IIx® technologies for up to a virtual 7.1-channel surround soundscape, customizable illumination and audio settings, a swappable cable system for use across PC, Mac®, PS4
Siberia RAW Prism – $59.99
Lastly, we are proud to introduce an entirely new product designed to make the Siberia brand even more accessible – to unlock great gaming audio for a wider set of gamers than ever before. The new Siberia RAW Prism is an economical gaming headset with a lightweight design and comfort level worthy of the Siberia brand. Its SteelSeries speaker drivers push out a full range of sound with crisp detail. Powered by SteelSeries Engine software, gamers can customize and back up audio profiles, while the illuminated ring on each earcup can be customized with 16.8 million color options. A built-in microphone with Mic Auto Optimization technology for clear voice communication resides on the left earcup, along with an easily accessible microphone mute button. A USB connection powers the Siberia RAW Prism, making it compatible with PC, Mac, PS4 and more.In this full lineup, there truly is a Siberia for the gamer in everyone. For even more detailed information about each headset in the Siberia family and the availability of each, please visit http://steelseries.com/siberia. To join the conversation and stay up to date about new products, contests and giveaways, find us on our social media channels at http://facebook.com/steelseries and http://twitter.com/steelseries.About SteelSeries
SteelSeries is a leading manufacturer of top quality gaming peripherals from headsets, keyboards and mice to controllers, surfaces and software. For more than a decade, SteelSeries has been on the forefront of designing and creating gear for gamers. The company’s continued innovation also comes in collaboration with the world’s leading professional gaming teams and partners. SteelSeries is a global brand that continues to support the growth of competitive gaming tournaments and electronic sports leagues through professional team sponsorships, partnerships and community support. Partnerships with some of world’s most respected and recognized brands in the technology, mobile, computer, science and telecom markets are the key drivers in evolving and growing the SteelSeries brand and innovations in gaming peripherals. For more information, please visit http://steelseries.com.###
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