Logitech is the top manufacture in computer peripherals and other electronics equipment. They make very high quality domestic and computer speakers and also headphones as well as other wireless audio devices. Logitech have always been bringing new technology into the market. They are not afraid in bringing about and implementing the latest innovations into their products. Logitech G35 Surround headset is their newest venture.
Logitech G35 Surround headset belongs to the ultra luxurious line up of gadgets from the Logitech family. The design itself is very eye-catching. Instead of using rounded off edges as in conventional headphones the G35’s headset incorporates very sharp corners and has a boxy look. It comes in a red and matte black color scheme. It is designed to match the styling of G-series gaming devices. The adjustable head band makes it wearable for people of all head sizes. The headset is moderately heavy but not your head crushing type heavy. It surely offers a very fit and comfort fit. The marked metal track in the headphone has labeling to it. This makes it easier for you to adjust the head phone every time you put it on. There are three sets of headband pads available with the device so that you can select the one that matches your style and comfort.
Most of the controls are placed in the left ear cup and they are placed in such a way as to ensure easy access to them. The controls include a switch for muting the microphone, a volume adjustment wheel and three switches to control media play back options. There is also a microphone attached to it that is made in a slide down design so that it can be pulled down when necessary and tucked away when not in use. A red indicator light in the microphone notifies us whether it is muted or not. The microphone is also directional type .It means that it takes in noise input from only a cone of area so most of the ambient noise is blocked out .It is also very flexible so that it can be adjusted and kept properly closed to the mouth.
The headphone driver is a 40mm one having neodymium magnets. A 15 mm voice coil having ferro fluid damping is also present. This system offers an impedance response of 20Hz to 20Khz.The frequency response of the microphone is between 100 Hz and 10 KHz.
The sound quality of the device is simply awesome. The headphone uses Dolby virtual surround system and the technology immerses you in music or game or whatever you are listening. There is also a switch to toggle between the normal and surround sound settings. This enables you to turn off the surround sound settings when you are making a video call or listening to regular TV news or likewise. There is a big Dolby logo that turns on when the Dolby switch is tuned on. The surround sound is amazing. The USB connection ensures that no interference propagates to the head phones. The headphone offers excellent isolation to masking out most of the surrounding noise. The G series headset is basically aimed at gamers and that is where its true potential can be felt. Pair the headphone with a game using Dolby surround 7.1 sound and the experience is fantastic. The USB cables sure are a boon since it avoids the hassles associated with a regular analog stereo cables that tends to get easily tangled up.
Logitech G35 Surround headset is priced in at about Rs. 9, 000. But there are up to 20 % discount in some online stores which can reduce the amount very considerably.