SteelSeries Siberia Prism Elite Jet Black Headset in Review

11 Jun 2017

Siberia Elite Prism has many interesting features which puts it into the current list of the most high-end gaming headsets. This is basically an upgraded remake of its earlier counterpart, the Siberia Elite, which was an award winning and the ultimate gaming headset till just some time ago. Since the brand has been in business for quite some time now, they have enough experience and material to give the best to headphone making business. The Style Series Siberia Elite Prism has taken many of the features of its predecessor and has many new ones added. Either way, it has a very rich configuration and brilliant sound system. It uses the best components and materials to give elite gaming experiences.

Features Style Series Siberia Prism Elite Gaming Jet Black Headset

Siberia Elite Prism is built using the Dolby Technology, mainly the Dolby Pro Logix llx and Dolby Headphone. This makes sure that it is left with amazingly rich sound quality and deep immersion. It is capable of transforming a 5.1 channel content to full range 7.1 channel audio.

This is what adds the depth to the sound produced. It is capable of recreating the exact stimulus of playing multiple speakers in a room. You can also customize it for different settings, depending on the purpose of use. You can have arena setting for games and multi-speaker theater speaker setting for movies. The isolated sound space will ensure that quality is not compromised.

Can be used on Mac & PC

For PC and Mac, the Siberia Elite Prism uses the powerful steel series engine 3 configuration software. You can use this to adjust the switches, 10 band equalizer and manage the microphone. You can also have the settings saved into an unlimited number of profiles so that you can apply one of your choices when the situation befits. This would cut down the need to fumble around with settings each time you have to make a change. This hassle free method of managing your profiles will allow you to be in complete control of your device.

The left cup of the headphone is attached to a microphone. The left ear cup also houses a highly improved design which allows the mic to pick up every little sound with extreme clarity. If you are using the headphones with Steel Series sound card, the performance is even better. The active noise cancellation makes sure that background noise is defeated so as to deliver crystal clear voice and great communication with your co-players. When the microphone has been muted, it will be indicated by the turning on of the microphone LED.

Other interesting features include 15-25 kHz frequency response, 53 mm drivers neodymium magnets, echo cancellation through the sound cards, memory foam ear pads, sound card with 7.1 virtual surround, detachable microphone, voice chat optimization.

Pros

  • Sturdy built quality
  • Has cool lights
  • On ear volume control placed at the ear cup
  • Retractable microphone
  • Very comfortable to be worn during long gaming sessions

Conclusion

Steel Series’ dedication to headphones has never been the second best. Siberia Elite Prism being a successor of the Siberia Prism has even better functionality. If you are looking for quality, this is a great pick.

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