Intensify Your Gaming Experience With Mind Blowing Audio

10th December 2007

Saitek, a leading designer and manufacturer of consumer electronic products for PC and gaming, has announced the release of the Cyborg 5.1 Headset, a fully adjustable high-end headset with built-in surround sound to provide the ultimate gaming audio.

The Cyborg 5.1 Headset features an integrated 5.1 sound card which provides true surround sound to make the gaming experience more explosive and intense. Six sonic drivers deliver precise and directional audio, so you can pinpoint attackers from distant gunfire or hear a fast car approaching from behind, allowing you to respond quickly and immersing you fully in the game.

The headset has a noise-cancelling boom microphone allowing communication between fellow gamers or team members on Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) games. Favourite games can now be enjoyed with full audio, without disturbing anyone nearby. The headset also has easy-to-reach integrated in-line volume controls, mute control and 5.1 sound select switch. The stylish headset cans are enhanced by the unique Cyborg logo which illuminates when 5.1 sound is activated.

Saitek’s new Cyborg range is designed specifically for serious gamers who demand the best equipment. Enthusiastic gamers will play intensely for long periods of time and need peripherals that offer outstanding comfort. The Cyborg 5.1 Headset is fully adjustable, with low profile rotating cans and an adjustable headband, improving portability and comfort over long sessions of gaming. The sllimline Cyborg 5.1 Headset also comes with a hard carry case for safe transportation between LAN gaming arenas.

As well as PC games, the Cyborg 5.1 Headset also works with MP3 / CD / handheld devices (in stereo) via the 3.5mm jack cable.

System requirement:

Connectivity: USB 2.0

Windows XP, XP 64 and Windows Vista (all versions)

Notes to Editor:

Saitek’s CYBORG 5.1 Headset is available from priced£69.99.

Saitek’s new range of gaming and PC peripherals will all be released in the UK between November 2007 and February 2008.

About Saitek

Saitek designs and manufactures consumer electronics products which work together to improve the user’s multimedia, gaming and communications experiences. Constant innovation, superior technology and a high degree of functionality make Saitek products the choice of computer users around the world.

The Saitek product range today includes mice, keyboards, headsets, PC gaming controllers, as well as other PC peripherals. The latest addition is a new family of innovative and practical audio products designed to improve users’ digital entertainment experiences.

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