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Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition Headset Review

We sure do enjoy jumping back and forth between Plantronics lifestyle and gaming headset reviews don’t we? Well, it’s time to hop back over to the gaming side of Plantronics. Now we’re going to cover the new reimagining of the Plantronics RIG 500E headset we reviewed back in 2016. The Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition headset, announced during E3 2018, is the new full upgrade from the RIG 500E. It is a closed-back wired...

Plantronics RIG 800LX Wireless Xbox One & PC Headset Review

After reviewing and loving the Plantronics BackBeat Fit 300 series headset, made for the active lifestyle, we turn back to Plantronics’ gaming department. The Plantronics RIG 800LX is a wireless gaming headset for the Xbox One and PC. It is one of three headsets shown to us this year at E3 that comes packaged with Dolby Atmos. Dolby Atmos is Dolby’s latest sound technology delivering a sense of height perception in our audio. Imagine finally...

E3 2017: Plantronics Showcases Gaming Headset Complete with Dolby Atmos

At E3 2017, Plantronics showcased their RIG series of gaming headsets, now releasing with Dolby® Atmos™. So many, if not all, of the headsets we’re seeing at E3 this year have been designed to be compatible with the optional add-on of Dolby® Atmos™, at the cost of $15. However, gamers that purchase any of these Plantronics RIG headsets this year will receive a license for the Dolby® Atmos™ software free of charge for their Xbox One and...

E3 2016: Plantronics Showcases New RIG Gaming Headsets

Plantronics continues to dabble in all things audio, whether it is for casual listening, business, or gaming. At E3 2016, Plantronics showcased their most current line-up of gaming headsets in the RIG 400 Series, the RIG 600 and the more recently announced, the RIG 4VR. Offering different tiers of headsets for gamers of varying needs and budgets, Plantronics is not slouching in the gaming market. Showing that they are far from done, they also announced...

Plantronics RIG 500E Gaming Headset Review

  With all this talk about gaming headsets, peripherals and even PC’s at CES 2016, it’s about time for us to throw in a review, yes? Let’s get a little serious – eSports and competitive gaming serious. We reviewed (and loved) pinnacles of Plantronics’ line of casual and hi-end media enjoyments devices, such as the BackBeat SENSE and the BackBeat PRO+. Now it’s time to check out their populated gaming line of headsets. However, we’re not...

Cooler Master Unveils HAF Stacker at Pax Prime

Cooler Master (aka CM Storm) has been hinting that they have a big announcement to make during Pax Prime this year, but has slyly given n0 clues as to what it may be. On August 30, 2013 they unveiled the HAF Stacker series of gaming tower casings. The HAF Stacker is the first stackable mod-tower, intended to promote new levels of customization and expandability in today’s (or tomorrow’s!) gaming rigs. At Pax Prime, we let...