Razer has announced that it’s bringing a new version of its popular Hammerhead noise-canceling earbuds to both PlayStation and Xbox later this year.
Razor has announced that it will release a new version of its Hammerhead earbuds designed specifically for the PlayStation and Xbox consoles, the Razer Hammerhead Hyperspeed, later this year. The company is no stranger to releasing products designed to work with the latest consoles, and recently released a limited-edition Razer Wireless Controller and Quick Charging Stand for Xbox in early October.
Razer is a brand that has become popular with gamers over the years, releasing products ranging from earbuds and mice to its high-end Razer Blade 15 laptop, and these new earbuds deliver on that. represent their latest effort to ensure that gamers can use their products. What hardware do they play on? Razer’s previous set of gaming-focused earbuds, the Razer Hammerhead True Wireless earbuds, were praised upon release for their sleek design and commendable sound quality. While the RGB lighting Razer includes in many of its products has proven unpopular with some gamers, Razer hardware is generally well-regarded by both consumers and reviewers.
Announced with the launch of two new product webpages for each console version of the new line, Razer’s Hammerhead Hyperspeed earbuds are an updated version of the Hammerhead True Wireless line priced at $149.99 and available for the latest Xbox and PlayStation consoles. Designed to connect seamlessly. Both versions of the Razer Hammerhead Hyperspeed are licensed accessories for their respective consoles and will use 2.4GHz wireless to connect to the console in addition to Bluetooth 5.2 to connect to phones, tablets and other handheld devices. Each version of the earbuds also features up to 30 hours of battery life, ensuring players won’t be unable to hear the action in the middle of an all-night gaming session.
The Hammerhead Hyperspeed earbuds will feature the same quality audio as the Hammerhead True Wireless earbuds, as well as Razer’s signature Chroma RGB lights. Each version of the earbuds will also sport a color scheme that matches its accompanying console. Gamers who own both consoles may be particularly interested in the Xbox version of the earbuds, as that version will be able to connect to PS4 and PS5 in addition to Xbox consoles. Although not specified on the product page, it can be assumed that the new earbuds will also be able to connect to Razer’s upcoming Steam Deck competitor, the Razer Edge 5G.
For gamers looking to upgrade the audio experience on their Xbox or PlayStation, the Razer Hammerhead Hyperspeed earbuds seem to be a great option. The ability to use the earbuds with a wide range of existing devices in addition to consoles may also help win over gamers reluctant to the hefty price tag. While it’s unclear if these earbuds can fend off bullets like one owner’s Razer Kraken headphones reportedly did, they’ll undoubtedly be a great choice for gamers looking for quality wireless audio for their favorite console. .
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