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Razer BlackShark
Razer BlackShark
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Razer BlackShark review: 20 facts and highlights

1. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Razer BlackShark
52% have it

2. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Razer BlackShark
49% have it

3. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Audio Technica ATH-AG1X: 5Hz

4. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless: 40000Hz

5. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Asus ROG Strix Wireless: 60mm

6. highest frequency mic

The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.
16000Hz
Logitech G930: 75000Hz

7. 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.
29 Ohms
Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Seven Pro: 16 Ohms

8. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Razer BlackShark
87% have it

9. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
2.3m
Razer StarCraft II Razer Banshee: 12.13m

10. mic sensitivity

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
-37dBV/Pa
Creative Sound BlasterX H7: 94dBV/Pa

11. 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.
50Hz
Sennheiser GSP 600: 10Hz

12. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
105dB/mW
Razer Kraken 7.1 V2: 123dB/mW

13. 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.
Razer BlackShark
89% have it

14. has a removable microphone

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.
Razer BlackShark
37% have it

15. 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.
Razer BlackShark

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.
Razer BlackShark
63% have it

17. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Razer BlackShark
76% have it

18. weight

290g
Roccat Syva: 5g

19. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
ASTRO Gaming A38: 4

20. 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.
Razer BlackShark
60% have it

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