Logitech’s Astro A50 X changes your audio game

Posted on December 5, 2023

Logitech G has introduced their next console gaming audio headset, the ASTRO A50 X LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Headset and Base Station. This fifth-generation ASTRO A50 promises to redefine the gaming experience, offering breakthrough innovations in audio and connectivity.

A standout feature is the industry-first PLAYSYNC Technology. With a simple click, you can effortlessly switch between Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, and PC/MAC. The A50 X’s Base Station, utilising HDMI 2.1 technology, ensures high-performance wireless audio to the headset while passing through pristine video to the TV.

The heart of the A50 X lies in its PRO-G Graphene Audio Driver. Crafted with a 40mm graphene diaphragm, this driver delivers sound reproduction accuracy, spatial timing accuracy, and distortion reduction. The result is an audio experience that allows players to precisely identify objects in the gaming environment.

Logitech G’s 24-bit LIGHTSPEED wireless technology ensures pro-grade sound quality, reliable connectivity, and remarkable battery efficiency. The Base Station’s Bluetooth connectivity allows you to seamlessly mix Discord chat with game audio or enjoy music while playing.

A50 X has an integrated high-resolution 16-bit 48kHz LIGHTSPEED microphone, delivering unparalleled clarity and quality in a boom mic. You can control Game/Chat mix on Xbox, PC, and even PS5 with on-ear controls.ers have total control over their audio experience through G HUB on PC and the Logitech G App on iOS/Android. From headset EQ presets to parametric EQ customization, play

Not just a gaming powerhouse, the A50 X emphasises sustainability with a minimum of 35 percent post-consumer recycled content in its parts. The paper packaging is sourced from FSC-certified forests, and the A50 X is certified CarbonNeutral®, offsetting its carbon impact to zero.

The Logitech G ASTRO A50 X Wireless Gaming Headset and Base Station is available for pre-order at $749.95. Shipping begins in the first half of 2024. You can learn more about the headset here.