SteelSeries New Headsets

"The SteelSound 3H and SteelSound 4H are both new headset additions to the expanding line of professional gaming gear from SteelSeries, created to give everyone the perfect sound environment for their gaming needs.

Search News

  • Scrolling Image
  • Scrolling Image
  • Scrolling Image
News <script type="text/javascript" src=""></script> Posted 14/11/2006
Author: PV5150
Source: SteelSeries

SteelSeries Logo

Official Press Release

SteelSeries, a leading manufacturer of innovative professional gaming gear, today announced two new additions to the SteelSound line of professional gaming headsets. The two new headsets named SteelSound 3H and SteelSound 4H, have been developed, tested and approved in cooperation with leading professional gamers.

The two new products are the spiritual successors to the award-winning SteelSound 5H v2, one of the most popular gaming headsets on the planet. Where the SteelSound 5H v2 is targeted at FPS-gamers and optimized for in-game sound frequencies found in Counter-Strike and other popular First Person Shooters, the two new headsets have been optimized for a more all-round gaming experience. SteelSound 4H has been optimized for a multitude of game defining acoustics found in popular FPS and RTS games, while SteelSound 3H has been designed to enhance games that combine events and background music.

Both headsets feature the trademark SteelSound retractable microphone system. The retractable microphone is practically invisible when not in use and features a microphone boom covered in high quality transparent plastic to ensure long-lasting durability. The headsets are priced very aggressively and offer aspiring competitive gamers a great entry point into the world of professional gaming gear.

"Just like you can buy good tennis racquets at a number of different price points, you should be able to buy professional gaming gear at different price points," says Kim Rom, Head of PR & Communications at SteelSeries. "With SteelSound 4H and SteelSound 3H we are opening up a new world of audio for gamers who have never experienced how much difference a true gaming headset makes for in-game performance and enjoyment." (SteelSeries, 2006)

MRSP is 39.95 Euro (SteelSound 3H) and 49.95 Euro (SteelSound 4H). Both headsets will be available in December at major retailers, distributors and online stores, as well as at Worldwide availability varies by region. Please visit for more information, including local retailers and online stores.

SS3H headset

View product information on the SteelSound 3H headsets here


View product information on the SteelSound 4H headsets here

Feel free to discuss this product in our forum

«Prev 1 Next»

Most Recent Comments

12-11-2006, 23:44:46

Finally hit the big 400,000 points! Time to partay! :beer:

I must say that this C2D really pumps out the WU's. I've been consistently in the 1300-1400 PPD range ever since I've put this rig together. Viva la Intel + F@H! :rocker:

12-11-2006, 23:59:29

grats man!

13-11-2006, 00:41:02

That is awesome mate. Congrats.

13-11-2006, 03:18:11

Nice mate. I managed 100K+ the other day I noticed :D

My PC is having a problem delivering WU's for some reason:

13-11-2006, 19:54:16

lol I recently just broke the 7500 mark with my 3500+ haha

Register for the OC3D Newsletter

Subscribing to the OC3D newsletter will keep you up-to-date on the latest technology reviews, competitions and goings-on at Overclock3D. We won't share your email address with ANYONE, and we will only email you with updates on site news, reviews, and competitions and you can unsubscribe easily at any time.

Simply enter your name and email address into the box below and be sure to click on the links in the confirmation emails that will arrive in your e-mail shortly after to complete the registration.

If you run into any problems, just drop us a message on the forums.