It appears Sony have released a new headset with has appeared listed at Play-Asia and Best buy. The headset created by Sony is known as the ' Gold Wireless Headset' and is compatible with PS4, PS3, PS Vita and PC and Mac.
The headset works wireless on the PlayStation 4 and 3 , and via a 3.5mm jack on all other compatible devices.
This 7.1 virtual surround sound headset will retail at $129.99 or Â£79.15, which looking at the features of this headset appears to be well worth the money.
About the Sony Gold Wireless Headset:
- A Headset for Gamers: Experience everything from the big booms to whisper-quiet warnings in stunning 7.1 virtual surround sound** (7.1 Virtual Surround Sound and Audio Modes are only available on the PlayStationÂ®3 and PlayStationÂ®4 systems and require system software versions 4.20/1.6 or later respectively) and chat with friends through the hidden noise cancelling microphone
- Developed by PlayStation: With the Headset Companion App, download custom game modes created exclusively for PlayStationÂ® by developers that are specifically tuned to enhance the audio in your favorite games
- Stylish Comfort: Slip into comfort you can enjoy for hours and a look you can take anywhere. Further customize your look can take anywhere. Further customize your look by swapping out the removable faceplates for something more your style
- Adaptable Audio: Connect wirelessly to your PS4â„¢, PS3â„¢, and home computer, or connect to your PS Vita system or other mobile device with the included 3.5mm audio cable and take your sound with you
- Compatible Hardware: Mobile Devices (Not all mobile devices are supported. Certain features may not work on some compatible mobile devices)
One thing that you may have noticed in the above features is that the headset was Developed by PlayStation: with the Headset Companion App, which will allow users to download custom game modes created exclusively for PlayStationÂ® by developers that are specifically tuned to enhance the audio in your favorite games.
I have to admit that sounds pretty cool, what do you think?