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Sony PlayStation 4 Platinum Wireless Headset

Sony PlayStation 4 Platinum Wireless Headset

from  $159.99+
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72 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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The Platinum is a definite step up from Sony's Gold headset in terms of fit and finish, but the flagship feature -- 3D audio -- still doesn't have wide enough games support to justify the price.

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Pros
  • Comfortable ear cups
  • Simple setup
Cons
  • Plastic build doesn't feel premium
  • Rubber head band is uncomfortable
  • Not a lot of games support 3D audio
  • Expensive

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Specs

Key Specs

Form factor
Over-ear
Controls
Volume, Mute, Media
Connections
3 5mm, Wireless
Form factor
Controls
Connections
Over-ear
Volume, Mute, Media
3 5mm, Wireless

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72 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
72

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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