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SteelSeries Siberia Elite

SteelSeries Siberia Elite
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SteelSeries Siberia Elite review: specs and price

SteelSeries Siberia Elite
SteelSeries Siberia Elite
88
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Why is SteelSeries Siberia Elite better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
    28000Hzvs21088.69Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    16Hzvs18.81Hz
  • Impedance
    32 Ohmsvs32.11 Ohms
  • Driver unit size
    50mmvs44.17mm
  • Highest frequency mic
    16000Hzvs12531.86Hz
  • Sound pressure level
    113dB/mWvs107.73dB/mW
  • Lowest frequency mic
    75Hzvs82.29Hz

Top specs and features

Design

1.cable length

1.2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Razer StarCraft II Razer Banshee

12.13m

2.weight

363g

Best

Roccat Syva

5g

3.has a straight plug
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

4.has a tangle free cable
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.impedance

32 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.

Best

Turtle Beach Ear Force XO Seven Pro

16 Ohms

2.highest frequency

28000Hz

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

Best

Roccat Khan Pro

40000Hz

3.lowest frequency

16Hz

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

Best

Beyerdynamic MMX 300 (2nd Generation)

5Hz

4.has a neodymium magnet
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

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

5.driver unit size

50mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Asus ROG Strix Wireless

60mm

6.sound pressure level

113dB/mW

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

Best

Razer Kraken 7.1 V2

123dB/mW

Microphone

1.has a noise canceling microphone
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

2.highest frequency mic

16000Hz

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

Best

Corsair HS60

100000Hz

3.lowest frequency mic

75Hz

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.

Best

Ozone Rage Z50

10Hz

4.has a removable microphone
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

5.number of microphones

1

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

Best

ASTRO Gaming A38

4

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

2.Can be used wirelessly
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless

Features

1.can be used as a headset
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

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.

2.has a mute function
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

3.control panel placed on a device
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

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.

4.has included ear pads
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

5.has an in-line control panel
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

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
SteelSeries Siberia Elite

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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