SteelSeries

SteelSeries launches the Stratus, the first wireless iOS 7 gamepad

December 30, 2016

With its new gaming protocols in iOS 7, Apple opened the door for gamepads that make use of the iPhone’s Lightning connector to bring an assortment of inputs to iOS titles. Recognizing that not all iOS gamers own an iPhone, accessory maker SteelSeries has unveiled its new Stratus controller, becoming the first wireless gamepad to […]

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MSI’s latest gaming laptop brings a more grown-up design, a couple big-ass fans

December 30, 2016

It seems like just yesterday we reviewed MSI’s beastly GT70 Dominator gaming laptop. Indeed, that was only a month ago, but it seems MSI has already moved on: The company is now showing off the GT72, a redesigned version with a slightly thinner profile, an improved cooling system and a less dorky aesthetic. We’ll get […]

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Which gaming headsets are worth buying?

December 30, 2016

We may call them “video games,” but audio plays a big part in the experience too. Good music and sound effects can set the mood, immerse us in the story and alert us to impending danger. But all of this could easily be hampered by crappy speakers or a surfeit of background noise, making a […]

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MSI outs new GT60 / GT70 gaming laptops, we go hands-on (video)

December 30, 2016

MSI already popped up on the rumor-radar this week, and now it’s confirmed a pair of new gaming laptops at CeBIT. The main difference between the new boys — that we can see so far, at least — is the display, with the GT70 sporting 17 inches against the GT60’s 15. Both rock an eye-tingling […]

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SteelSeries shows off new WoW wireless mouse, cache of corded rodents and a headset at E3

December 30, 2016

This time last year, SteelSeries showed us a headset and mouse meant for Diablo III, but at E3 2012, the company showed us a bunch of goodies. The highlight is the inaugural SteelSeries cordless offering, aptly named the World of Warcraft wireless mouse, which sports a themed skin and glowing white runes and logo on […]

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SteelSeries announces Sensei RAW gaming mouse duo, glossy and rubber options for $59.99

December 30, 2016

SteelSeries has unveiled a pair Sensei RAW mice for all of those intense Diablo III gaming sessions. The duo takes aim at those who seek a serviceable mouse without the customization that the original Sensei’s 32-bit ARM processor affords. Glossy and rubberized anti-sweat variants both feature a 6.5-foot braided cord, CPI toggle for on-the-fly tweaks, […]

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SteelSeries Free Touchscreen Gaming Controls and Free Mobile Gaming Controller aren’t free, we go hands-on (video)

December 30, 2016

The capacitive touch capabilities of today’s devices are perfect for a great many things — but traditional gaming just isn’t among them. When it comes to “fixing” gaming controls on touch devices, there are two avenues of approach, and SteelSeries is headed down both of them: touchscreen augmenting nubs, and wireless gamepads. The firm lumps […]

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MSI ships GX60 gaming laptop to the US, gives us high-end AMD gaming for $1,300

December 30, 2016

MSI made a reasonable case for AMD-based gaming when it unveiled the GX60 laptop back in September… just not for Americans looking to buy one right away. There’s a better argument now that the 15.6-inch portable is shipping to the US this week. The $1,300 asking price isn’t quite impulse level, but it’s a relative […]

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Tobii and SteelSeries team up to launch eye-tracking game controller

December 30, 2016

After spending the better part of a year fine-tuning its technology for Windows 8 machines, eye-tracking specialist Tobii is looking to conquer new market: gaming. With CES just days away, the Swedish company announced today that it has partnered with gaming accessory maker SteelSeries to launch what both companies call “the world’s first mass-market consumer […]

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The Rival 700 is a modular gaming mouse with an OLED screen

December 30, 2016

There are a lot of PC gaming peripherals out there — so many, in fact, that it can be hard to tell them apart. What makes one keyboard better than another? What’s the real difference between two gaming mice? Well, SteelSeries has an answer to one of those questions: its latest computer mouse, the Rival […]

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