ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
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Top specs and features

ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.: 22 facts and highlights

1. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

2. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
78% have it

3. has a removable microphone

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
37% have it

4. highest frequency mic

The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.

5. lowest frequency

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

6. supports Dolby Digital

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
18% have it

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

8. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
59% have it

9. highest frequency

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

10. lowest frequency mic

The lowest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording bass. If a microphone is going to be used for speech, a voice microphone, it must have great gain for bass, since human voice is in the low frequencies.

11. impedance

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.

12. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
86% have it

13. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
60% have it

14. has an over-the-ear form

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.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
88% have it

15. compatible with PlayStation

The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
37% have it

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
62% have it

17. weight

18. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
99% have it

19. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
26% have it

20. has active noise canceling / noise reduction

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.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
14% have it

21. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

22. compatible with Xbox Live

You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.
ASTRO Gaming A40 Astro 2013 Ed.
28% have it

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