SteelSeries 5Hv3
SteelSeries 5Hv3
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Top specs and features

SteelSeries 5Hv3: 21 facts and highlights

1. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3.2m
Razer StarCraft II Razer Banshee: 12.13m

2. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
78% have it

3. highest frequency mic

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

4. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
16Hz
Audio Technica ATH-AG1X: 5Hz

5. mic sensitivity

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
-38dBV/Pa
Creative Sound BlasterX H7: 94dBV/Pa

6. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
28000Hz
Khan Pro: 40000Hz

7. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
110dB/mW
Razer Kraken 7.1 V2: 123dB/mW

8. 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.
75Hz
Roccat Kave XTD Stereo: 10Hz

9. 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.
40Ohms
Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Seven Pro: 16Ohms

10. 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

11. 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.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
86% have it

12. 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.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
60% have it

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.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
88% have it

14. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
62% have it

16. 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.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
99% have it

17. 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.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
27% have it

18. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
22% have it

19. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
ASTRO Gaming A38: 4

20. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
57% have it

21. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
SteelSeries 5Hv3
6% have it

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