NACON AND PLANTRONICS  UNVEIL HEADSET AND CONTROLLER  FOR PLAYSTATION®4 GAMERS

NACON AND PLANTRONICS UNVEIL HEADSET AND CONTROLLER FOR PLAYSTATION®4 GAMERS

20 August

NACON teams up with Plantronics
to offer a headset and a controller featuring exclusive new designs,
officially licensed by Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe

Lesquin (France), August 20th, 2018 – For Gamescom 2018, NACON™ and Plantronics are proud to announce their unique collaboration that resulted in the creation and distribution of a controller and a headset featuring a limited edition design collaboration, officially licensed by Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe (SIEE) for PlayStation®4 (PS4™).

Plantronics, a leader in the audio industry, is widely acclaimed by the eSport community for their innovative RIG headsets which offer a decisive advantage over the competition. The young brand NACON, building on the Revolution Pro Controller 2 success, pursues its ambition to offer peripherals that meet competitive PS4™ players’ specific needs.

As long-standing partners of  SIEE, Plantronics and NACON decided to combine their expertise to create the limited-edition controller and headset designed for the most competitive PS4™ gamers.

Revolution Pro Controller 2 – RIG Limited Edition

Designed with the eSport player in mind, the Revolution Pro Controller 2 provides a high level of performance and comfort on PS4™. In this Plantronics RIG limited edition design, the controller swaps its black matte coating for a titanium finish.

  • Compatibility with all PS4™ systems.
  • PS4™/PC Advanced Modes* so gamers can customize their profiles via the companion PC/MAC* application to:

–    Re-map buttons

–    Adjust sensitivity and reach of both sticks

–    Adjust trigger sensitivity

–    Set the directional pad with four or eight directions

  • The ability to store 4x player profiles in the controller’s internal memory.
  • Innovative 46° amplitude dual analog sticks.
  • PS, SHARE, OPTIONS buttons and touch pad.
  • Headset socket 3.5mm.
  • 4x shortcut buttons (M1, M2, M3, M4).
  • Two internal compartments with six additional weights for a tailored balance and feel.
  • A 3m-long secure connection USB Type-C braided cable, which is detachable for easy storage.

* MAC OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)/10.12 (Sierra). PC Advanced mode not tested nor endorsed by Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe.

RIG 500 PRO for PS4™ – NACON Limited Edition

Following the RIG 500 PRO Series launch, Plantronics designers created an exclusive NACON-marked model headset, officially licensed for PS4. Revolution Pro Controller 2 owners will be able to enjoy the RIG headset’s premium sound quality, including the new patent-pending RIG Game Audio Dial thanks to a special adaptor, allowing fingertip volume control.

This headset’s features include:

  • Premium 50 mm drivers for expanded frequency response.
  • Lightweight, adjustable die-cast metal frame and headband.
  • NACON logo marked inside the drivers, on the headband and frame.
  • RIG Game Audio Dial for fingertip audio control and a 3.5 mm connector with integrated volume control for the DUALSHOCK®4 wireless controller or Revolution Pro Controller 2 controllers (via the included special adaptor).
  • A removable noise-cancelling microphone boom and flip-to-mute feature
  • Removable audio cables that can be easily swapped or replaced.
  • Snap-in ear cushions that come in full fabric for maximum breathability or in dual material that balances comfort with ambient noise reduction.
  • Isolated acoustic chambers for reduced distortion.