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The Audio-Technica ATH-GDL3 gaming headset has received quite professional qualities: the ear pads and soft headband lining are easy to detach for replacement and cleaning, the microphone on the flexible boom is also removable. By the way, the microphone itself, according to Audio-Technica, is professional grade.
The comfort of use is also built into the design: it weighs less than 220 grams and does not weigh down during a prolonged gaming session. The sound quality will be ensured by 45 mm speakers in open-type cups – from the outside they are protected only by perforated metal grills.
As a result, the novelty works out the frequency range from 10 to 35,000 Hz with a sensitivity of 98 dB/mW. Controlling the ATH-GDL3 is simple: the volume control and mute switch are located on the left earcup.
The headset comes with a pair of detachable cables. A three-meter cable with separate 3.5 mm jacks for a microphone and headphones is used to connect to a computer. The 1.2m cable with 3.5mm TRRS connector allows you to connect to game consoles such as PS5, Xbox Series X and more.
The Audio-Technica ATH-GDL3 gaming headset is available in two colors – black and blue and white and black. In the US, it costs $138.