Razer is hitting the game-broadcaster marketplace onerous with its fresh product launches, and that continues with its new Seiren Elite USB microphone. This $200 mic is delivery now, and Razer is positioning it as a USB choice to pricey professional setups that use XLR mics, mixers, and different apparatus.
The Seiren Elite options a lot of options that are supposed to attraction to streamers petrified of XLR cables. It makes use of a recording development to seize the heat of your voice, nevertheless it additionally has its personal devoted high-pass filter out to attenuate room noise and the whirring of PC enthusiasts. That places it up towards the Blue Yeti, which is $130 and accomplishes lots of the identical targets. However the Seiren Elite may just fill an opening out there between the the Yeti and a complete XLR setup — that depends upon the way it sounds.
“-grade microphones require further recording apparatus, like mixers and converters, that you wish to have to get your sound onto your PC,” Razer leader government officer Min-Liang Tan mentioned in a observation. “The Razer Seiren Elite solves that drawback, letting broadcasters center of attention on their content material and letting the Seiren Elite maintain their audio.”
The Seiren Elite joins Razer’s different streaming merchandise together with the superb Kiyo digicam and the Seiren X microphone. I lately reviewed the Seiren X, and you’ll learn that right here or pay attention to the way it sounds within the video under.
The attraction of this product is plain. Livestreaming video games to video websites like Twitch and YouTube is a rising pastime with the potential of other folks to earn some more cash. And as extra individuals are seeing buck indicators, they’re in search of techniques to strengthen the manufacturing values in their content material. In relation to audio, you’ll get a USB microphone just like the Yeti, however an XLR micrphone and mixer gets you an enormous growth. If Razer has discovered a option to get one thing this is nearer to professional sound completely thru USB, be expecting to peer numerous those gadgets on streams one day.