Turtle Beach Introducing Call of Duty® Online PC Gaming Headset in China
High-Performance PC Gaming Headsets will enter the World’s Largest PC Gaming Market in April 2015
Turtle Beach today announced that it will launch an officially licensed Call of Duty Online® PC Gaming Headset in China. The new PC gaming headset, which features Call of Duty® branding and artwork, has 50mm neodymium speakers, an in-line controller with master volume and mic controls, and a removable boom microphone. The headset offers universal PC compatibility out of the box to connect with gaming desktops, laptops and ultrabooks.
“Turtle Beach is honoured to be working with Activision and Tencent to create products that support the launch of the incredibly successful Call of Duty® franchise in China,” said Bob Picunko Chief Marketing Officer at Turtle Beach. “We are excited to bring high-quality, feature rich PC gaming accessories to Chinese consumers, and Call of Duty Online provides the ideal stage for our launch.”
DFC International has estimated that the market for PC gaming headsets reached $55 million in 2014 and will expand to $200 million by 2016. China is the world’s largest PC gaming software market, estimated to be 2.5 times larger than the number two market, the United States. More than 225 million people are estimated to be playing video games in China and 65 million are considered hardcore gamers.
PC Gaming Accessories
The Turtle Beach IMPACT 100 is a unique hybrid keyboard that uses smart-guided keycap sleeves to emulate the sensation of a mechanical keyboard, but at a fraction of the cost. Patented 30-key rollover with full anti-ghosting means fast-moving fingers can control games without the fear of missed moves and dropped instructions. And metal-reinforced construction ensures long-lasting durability.
The Turtle Beach Grip 500 laser gaming mouse is an ergonomically engineered, illuminated 7-button scroll-wheel mouse that uses premium components such as Avago 9800 laser sensor and Omron switches to deliver steady, precise gaming control. It packs a number of powerful features, including the ability to customise performance, change illumination settings, program all seven buttons and the scroll wheel, plus create up to 50 complex macros with up to 100 commands each and then assign them to any button. They can then be saved into five different colour-coded profiles, loaded into on-board memory and changed on the fly.
The Turtle Beach® TRACTION Textured Control Surface Mousepad for PC and Mac® features a high-quality textured weave surface for maximum control. Built to stay in place with an anti-slip rubber base and constructed to last with anti-fraying stitched edges, the TRACTION mousepad ensures you get the best performance possible from your mouse. TRACTION comes in Medium (270x220mm), Large (350x250mm), X-Large (450x350mm) and Wide (900x300mm), which is wide enough to provide a surface for both a mouse and a keyboard.
The Turtle Beach® DRIFT Fast Microfiber Mousepad for PC and Mac® features an ultra-smooth surface for fast, precise mouse movement. Built to stay in place with an anti-slip rubber base and constructed to last with anti-fraying stitched edges, the DRIFT mousepad ensures you get the best performance possible from your mouse. DRIFT is available in four sizes to suit your desktop layout including a Wide version large enough to provide a surface for a mouse, keyboard and gaming keypad. DRIFT comes in Medium (270x220mm), Large (350x250mm), X-Large (450x350mm) and Wide (900x300mm), which is wide enough to provide a surface for both a mouse and a keyboard.