E3 2014: Turtle Beach delivers ear candy with DTS surround headsets for PS4

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One of the leading brands in the video gaming headset company is getting a get on this week’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) by introducing new cans targeted at owners of Sony’s latest console.

Turtle Beach (registration required) today revealed a handful of brand-new PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 headsets making their launching at this year’s E3 convention in L.a, including a pair powered by ear-shattering DTS Headphone: X 7.1 surround sound.

With an array of surround sound modes for games, movies or music, Elite 800 features active noise cancellation in addition to DTS for what the company calls an ‘immersive audio experience’ that marks a first for console video gaming headsets, part of a handle Sony announced earlier this year.

Whether hearing music or taking call, the $300 (UK ₤ 189, about AU$ 321) headset can being regulated by means of Bluetooth by a mobile app for up to 15 hours of playing time on a single charge with a low-profile, magnetic charging stand.

The wait begins

DTS Headset: X 7.1 surround sound also powers the Elite Tournament Audio Controller (rates TBA), which allows Dolby AC3 decoding and total control of an audio mix for PS4, PS3, Xbox 360 or Computers and Macs.

Turtle Beach is likewise launching the $100 (UK ₤ 63, about AU$ 107) Ear Force Stealth 400, a light-weight wireless stereo gaming headset, and the $60 (UK ₤ 40, about AU$ 64) Ear Force P12, an amplified headset that works directly with a single USB connection to PS4.

Gamers who acquire any Turtle Beach headsets will have the opportunity to enroll in the business’s Elite Membership Program, which offers price cuts, extended warranties and very early access to the current product details.

Aside from Ear Force P12 which launches around the world on July 10, all the producer’s E3 items will land in retailers sometime throughout the 2nd half of this year, at which point Turtle Coastline Chief Executive Officer Juergen Stark promises ‘an entire brand-new game for PlayStation console owners.’