Introduction

Today we look at the ROCCAT Kulo 7.1 USB headset. Audio quality is not something that most casual gamers tend to care too much about, as long as they can hear whats going on around them they are happy. Recently though there has been a renaissance in gaming audio. With more and more high quality surround sound headsets appearing on the market gamers can now here not just whats going on around them, but where. This has meant that even casual gamers are now looking to upgrade their headsets which makes something like the ROCCAT Kulo 7.1, a product high on many people's wish lists.

Specifications and Features

  • PREMIUM 7.1 SURROUND SOUND  - optimized for gaming, music and voice chat
  • 40MM DRIVERS WITH NEODYMIUM MAGNETS - for gutsy bass and crystal-clear trebles
  • NOISE-FILTERING MICROPHONE - for noise-free voice chat
  • ULTRA-COMFORTABLE EARCUP PADDING - featuring passive noise cancellation
  • MEMORY+ & VELVET DONUT EARPADS - with alternative design and padding
  • IN-LINE SLIM REMOTE CONTROL - for easy volume level adjustment
  • AUTOMATIC MIC-MUTE FUNCTION - mute the mic simply by folding the microphone arm up
  • RUGGED, METAL-REINFORCED HEADBAND - with extra-soft cushioning
  • EXTRA LIGHTWEIGHT, FLEXIBLE & ROBUST - for hour after hour of comfort
  • HIGH-QUALITY MATERIALS - premium finish
  • EXTERNAL 7.1 USB SOUND CARD - for rich and detailed sound; plug & play

HEADSET

  • Frequency range:            20~20.000 Hz
  • Impedance:  50 Ω ± 15 %
  • Sensitivity at 1kHz: 102 dB ± 3 dB
  • Max. output: 80mW
  • Driver diameter:               40mm
  • Driver magnets: Neodymium
  • Driver membrane:  Mylar®

MICROPHONE

  • Frequency range:            70~20,000Hz
  • Sensitivity: -47 dB ± 3 dB
  • Signal-to-noise ratio: 50dB
  • Impedance: 2,2 KΩ
  • Directivity: Bi-directional
  • Type: Noise filtering

GENERAL

  • Weight:                178g (excl. cable)
  • Connection:  2 x 3.5mm
  • Cable length: 2.5m

SOUND CARD (STEREO & VIRTUAL 7.1)

  • Sampling Rate:  48K/44,1KHz
  • Connection:  USB 2.0
  • Jacks:  2 x 3,5mm
  • Max. height/length:  27mm/250mm

System requirements

  • 7.1 / Stereo sound card for playback (supplied)
  • 1 x 3.5mm jack (sound)
  • 1 x 3.5mm jack (mic)
  • USB 2.0 port
  • Windows® XP/Windows Vista® 32/64 bit/Windows® 7 32/64 bit
  • Internet connection for driver download

Package contains

  • ROCCAT™ Kulo - Virtual 7.1 Gaming Headset
  • ROCCAT™ Kulo - Virtual 7.1 USB Sound Card
  • In-line Slim Remote-Control
  • Memory+ & Donut Earpads
  • ROCCAT ID Card
  • Quick Installation Guide