One of the many things to come out of the PlayStation Event this year were new peripherals. Not up to but including the newly announced PlayStation Platinum Headset. This author is especially excited for it considering he has acquired all of the official PlayStation headsets except the Silver model. We’re sure many a gamer’s curiosities were peaked and wanted to know when it released. Sadly, only screenshots and the price point of $159.99 were revealed. However, today we discovered Amazon’s listing with release date and all.
According to Amazon the PlayStation Platinum Headset will be available for purchase on November 7th of this year. Just in time for the holiday season. It’s not available for pre-order quite yet but you can sign up by email to be notified when it can be.
The product description on Amazon’s page is, “The Platinum Wireless Headset redefines premium gaming audio by creating an incredibly rich and detailed soundstage for your virtual world, faithfully delivering everything from the whisper of ghosts to the thunder of guns in stunning 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound, all powered by revolutionary 3D Audio technology. Its advanced, built-in dual mics capture your voice and cancel out distractions, while an extended-life battery keeps you playing longer. A light, comfortable design keeps your focus where it needs to be. And free, exclusive audio modes elevate your favorite titles to the next level. This is how games were made to sound.”
We can’t wait and will keep you updated as we know more.