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SteelSeries Arctis 3 vs Thermaltake Cronos AD: 32 facts in comparison

1. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
3m
Razer StarCraft II Razer Banshee: 12.13m
2m

2. 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.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
52% have it

3. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
78% have it

4. 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.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
48% have it

5. highest frequency mic

The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.
10000Hz
Logitech G930: 75000Hz
10000Hz

6. 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
20Hz

7. mic sensitivity

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
-48dBV/Pa
Creative Sound BlasterX H7: 94dBV/Pa
-42dBV/Pa

8. 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.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
18% have it

9. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
59% have it

10. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
98dB/mW
Razer Kraken 7.1 V2: 123dB/mW
98dB/mW

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.
100Hz
Roccat Kave XTD Stereo: 10Hz
100Hz

12. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
22000Hz
Audio Technica ATH-AG1X: 35000Hz
22000Hz

13. 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.
32Ohms
Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Seven Pro: 16Ohms
32Ohms

14. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
86% have it

15. 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
40mm

16. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
60% have it

17. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
32% have it

18. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
88% have it

19. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
62% have it

20. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
75% have it

21. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
20% have it

22. compatible with PlayStation

The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
37% have it

23. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
SteelSeries Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
26% have it

24. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
99% have it

25. 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 Arctis 3
Thermaltake Cronos AD
26% have it

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