Razer’s Kaira X is a lower-cost headset for console players

Written by Jeff Lampkin

You are in luck when you favored Razer’s Kaira headset however did not need the added price or pairing of a wi-fi mannequin to your console. Razer has launched a $60 Kaira X line that gives the core performance of its predecessor to PlayStation and Xbox players, simply with a 3.5mm wired connection — and, in fact, a $40 cheaper price. You will nonetheless get the 50mm “TriForce” drivers (albeit with no titanium-coated diaphragm), cardioid increase mic and on-headset controls, and the cable opens the door to nearly any system with an ordinary headphone jack.

The variations past that largely boil down to paint. The Kaira X for PlayStation is accessible solely in a Sony-friendly black-and-white design, whereas the Xbox variant is accessible in 5 hues that embody black, white, and three eye-searing colours (blue, pink and “volt” inexperienced) that match official Xbox Wi-fi Controllers. Solely the extra somber colours of both model can be found now, although, because the three brighter Xbox choices will solely be accessible for pre-order on October 14th.

Don’t fret when you’re comfortable to spend extra. Razer has additionally launched a “White Suite” of Xbox peripherals that embody new shades of the Kaira and Kaira Professional in addition to a Wolverine V2 gamepad. They’re on sale now for a similar $100, $150 and $100 respective costs as different variations. You may as well decide up a Common Fast Charging Stand for Xbox controllers for $40, or $50 when you purchase one in an Aqua Shift colorway.

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Jeff Lampkin

Jeff Lampkin was the first writer to have joined He has since then inculcated very effective writing and reviewing culture at GamePolar which rivals have found impossible to imitate. His approach has been to work on the basics while the whole world was focusing on the superstructures.