Logitech G430 Review & Specifications

Logitech G430 Surround Sound Gaming Headset with Dolby 7.1 Technology

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Dolby 7.1 surround sound: Experience an immersive 360-degree soundfield that lets you hear what you can't see
Built for comfort: Lightweight design and soft sport cloth earcups with 90-degree swivel for maximum comfort and a personalized fit
Folding, noise-cancelling boom mic: Reduces background noise for clear voice pick up and rotates up and out of the way
On-cable sound controls: Volume dial and mute switch are close at hand for quick audio adjustments
For Windows PC gaming: Compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista

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Features

 

Logitech G430 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

Full-blast audio: The complete sound experience.

Powered by advanced Dolby technology, these 7.1 surround sound headphones position you in the center of an immersive 360-degree soundfield. They let you hear every detail in every direction, just as the game developer intended. Enemy fire. Sirens. Your opponent’s footsteps. When you hear what you can’t see, you win.

Product Highlights

  • Immersive Dolby 7.1 surround sound
  • Comfortably soft, durable cloth earpads
  • Lightweight feel for long game play
  • Rotating noise-cancelling boom mic
  • On-cable mute and volume controls
  • Protective lay-flat swivel earcups
  • Works with Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista

 

Hear them before they see you

  • Incredibly detailed 7.1 surround sound
  • Hear seven discrete audio channels plus Low Frequency Effects (LFE) for deep low-end sound
  • Advanced Dolby Headphone software positions each channel in the correct location—reproducing 360-degree sound the way game developers intended
  • Powerful 40mm neodymium drivers for crystal-clear audio quality

 

Folding, noise-cancelling mic

  • Reduces distracting background noise
  • Easy to rotate to best position for clearest voice pick up—or up and out of the way when you are not talking

 

Performance-sport cloth earcup pads

  • Soft earcup covers designed to keep your ears comfortable, even after hours of gaming
  • Breathable performance-sport cloth helps reduce heat and moisture build-up during intense sessions
  • Durable, washable covers slip off for easy cleaning

 

On-cable sound controls

  • Easy-to-use volume dial and mute switch
  • Keeps controls close at hand for quick and precise sound adjustments
  • Extra-long cable lets you position controls right where you want them for quick access

 

Lightweight design

  • Slim and light for maximum combat comfort
  • A lighter, balanced assembly gives you a natural and stable fit

 

Flexible swivel earcups

  • Adjust up to 90 degrees for a personalized fit that sits flush on your ears
  • Swivels flat to protect earcups when you’re not wearing them

 

Full-speed, all-digital USB

  • Hear more and play better with no-lag pure digital audio that’s crisp and clear
  • USB connection keeps your sound card jack open for desktop speakers and other audio devices

Compatibility

What's in the box?

  • Headset
  • User documentation
  • USB adapter

What you need:

  • Windows 8, Windows Vista or Windows 7
  • USB port
  • 7.1 surround sound requires software installation1

Gaming-Grade Specifications

Headphone

  • Driver: 40mm
  • Frequency response: 20Hz-20KHz
  • Impedance: 32 Ohms
  • Sensitivity: 90dB SPL/mW

1. Some profile settings require Logitech Gaming Software to be enabled and are not supported on Mac, Linux and earlier Windows-based operating systems. Logitech Gaming Software is available at logitech.com/downloads.

 

Microphone

  • Pickup pattern: Cardioid (Unidirectional)
  • Type: Pressure Gradient Electret Condenser 
  • Frequency response: 50-20KHz
  • Sensitivity: -40dBV/Pa re: 0dB = 1 Pa, 1KHz
  • Test conditions: 3.0V, 2.2K Oh

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