Astro Gaming releases their updated versions of the A50, A40 and Mixamp Pro into the wild. The new suite features updated audio and they are all compatible with the Playstation 4, Playstation 3, PC and Mac. The Xbox One version will be released separately and features proprietary Xbox One tech. As you will see in the Screenshot library below, this new awesome line features new colors, packaging and what you've come to love about the Astro brand – Everything! The A50 Wireless Astro Edition will go for $300, the A40 and mixamp Pro Astro Edition is $250 and if you just want the Mixamp Pro Astro Edition, you're looking at $130. The new Astro Gaming line is available nationwide and over at www.astrogaming.com
The A50 Wireless System ASTRO Edition feature set includes:
- Multiplatform Gaming & Entertainment Solution - Designed to allow you to game when, where and how you choose, the A50 Wireless System is compatible with PS4, PS3, PC, and Mac.
- Dolby® 7.1 Surround Sound – Hear the details you’re missing and get the drop on your opponents with stunning surround sound, pinpoint spatial accuracy and crystal clear definition.
- ASTRO Audio® Experience - Engineered specifically for gaming, music and movies, ASTRO Audio delivers audiophile-grade sound in a richly detailed positional audio experience with three custom audio modes.
- KleerNet™ 5.8GHz Wireless Technology - Operating at a higher frequency than most wireless devices, the A50 Wireless System provides clarity and range with less interference using the best 5.8GHz chipset available today. Point to Multipoint - pair multiple ASTRO A50 headsets with a single transmitter. Totally uncompressed, lossless, and lag free.
- Superior Fit & Finish – Highly durable and designed specifically to be easily adjustable, lightweight and supremely comfortable, the A50 Wireless System can capably accommodate marathon game playing, movie watching or music listening sessions.
- Built-in ASTRO MixAmp™ 5.8 - The A50 Wireless System puts the audio authority at your fingertips, with integrated wireless MixAmp™ 5.8 technology with embedded controls for Master Volume and Game-to-Voice balancing making all critical audio options available for on-the-fly adjustments.
- Embedded Battery & Display Stand - Lithium-ion battery system rechargeable via USB. Show-off and charge your A50 Wireless System on the included display stand.
- New Custom Color Scheme – The new A50 Wireless System features a new custom color scheme -- Black headset with Steel accents and Royal Blue wiring highlights.
The A40 + MixAmp™ Pro ASTRO Edition feature set includes:
- Multiplatform Gaming & Entertainment Solution - Designed to allow you to game when, where and how you choose, the A40 + MixAmp™ Pro is compatible with PS4, PS3, PC, and Mac.
- MixAmp™ Pro – A personal audio mixer and headphone amplifier, the MixAmp™ Pro delivers Dolby® Digital 7.1 surround sound, game-to-voice balancing, the ability to capture game audio for livestreaming, four custom EQ modes, including Pro, Core, Media and LAN or even connect multiple MixAmp™ Pros together to create a lag-free private voice network.
- ASTRO Audio® Experience - Engineered specifically for gaming, music and movies, ASTRO Audio® delivers audiophile-grade sound in a richly detailed positional audio experience.
- Media Controller Cable – Providing total audio control featuring an in-line mic; an in-line mute; a switch that toggles between in-line and boom mics; a multi-use call/pick-up/music track control button; and, a volume control wheel.
- Removable Mic System – A highly precise, noise-canceling removable boom mic, which can be removed and swapped from ear to ear for a more customizable in-game communication experience.
- New Custom Color Schemes – Featuring a two new custom color schemes – Steel Gray with Light Gray accents and highlights or Light Gray with White and Red accents and highlights.
- Customizable Speaker Tags – A patented ASTRO feature, Speaker Tags represent a magnetic, removable and customizable system for personalizing your A40 Headset. Special edition tags can be purchased or use the Speaker Tag Customizer to create a unique look for teams, clans, guilds or simply for pure personal expression.