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ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.

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ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed. review: specs and price

ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
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ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.

Why is ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed. better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
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    28000Hzvs21051.28Hz
  • Lowest frequency
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    15Hzvs18.66Hz
  • Highest mic frequency
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    20000Hzvs12304.32Hz
  • Lowest mic frequency
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    35Hzvs78.46Hz

Price comparison

ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.has a detachable cable
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

324g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.cable length

2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

28000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
2.lowest frequency

15Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
3.impedance

50 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
4.sound pressure level

104dB/mW

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
5.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.highest mic frequency

20000Hz

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
3.lowest mic frequency

35Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
4.number of microphones

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.has a removable microphone
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
2.compatible with PlayStation
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
3.compatible with Xbox Live
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.

Features

1.has a mute function
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.can be used as a headset
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
3.Has an in-line control panel
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

Miscellaneous

1.supports Dolby Digital
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

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