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New SteelSeries Budget Headset Is The $50 Arctis 1

The Arctis 1 has a detachable microphone that helps convert it from headset to headphone.


SteelSeries just released an affordable Arctis 1 headset aimed at gamers who are on a budget. You’ll see the similarities with the design, speaker drivers, cushions and noise-canceling microphone as the Arctis 1 gets its design and components cues from the Arctis 3,5, 7 and 9X.

The headset has its unique features, SteelSeries replaced the ski goggle suspension headband for one optimized for on-the-go use. The gaming headset also features a volume dial, a microphone on-off switch and a detachable mic. The SteelSeries Arctis 1 is available now for $50.

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