Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset: AW988

Tech Specs

Quick Specs

Product Type
Headset - 2.4 GHz - wireless, wired - 3.5 mm jack
Recommended Use
Computer
Additional Functions
LED lights
Headphones Form Factor
Full size
Connectivity Technology
Wireless, wired
Wireless Technology
2.4 GHz radio frequency
Radio Frequency Range
2.4GHz
Sound Output Mode
Stereo
Audio Specifications
Frequency Response 20 - 20000 Hz
Impedance
16 Ohm
Microphone
Boom
Microphone Operation Mode
Uni-directional
Microphone Active Noise Cancelling
Yes
Controls
Volume, power on/off, balance control
Manufacturer Warranty
2-year warranty
Designed For
Alienware Aurora R8; G3 15 3590

General

Product Type
Headset - 2.4 GHz - wireless, wired - 3.5 mm jack
Additional Functions
LED lights
Recommended Use
Computer

Headphones

Headphones Form Factor
Full size
Connectivity Technology
Wireless, wired
Wireless Technology
2.4 GHz radio frequency
Sound Output Mode
Stereo
Frequency Response
20 - 20000 Hz
Impedance
16 Ohm
Max Sound Pressure
107 dB
Diaphragm
40 mm
Features
16.8M RGB LED lighting (2 zones)

Microphone

Type
Boom
Microphone Operation Mode
Uni-directional
Frequency Response
50 - 20000 Hz
Active Noise Cancelling
Yes

Remote Control

Controls
Volume, power on/off, balance control

Wireless Link

Radio Frequency Range
2.4GHz

Connections

Connector Type
  • USB (5 pin Micro-USB Type B (power only))
  • AUX input (mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm)

Miscellaneous

Cables Included
  • Micro-USB to USB cable - detachable
  • Mini-phone 3.5 mm to mini-phone 3.5 mm cable - detachable
Included Accessories
USB dongle

Power

Battery
Lithium Ion
Capacity
1200 mAh
Run Time (Up To)
14 hour(s)

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
Limited warranty - 2 years

Compatibility Information

Designed For
  • Alienware Aurora R8
  • Dell G3 15 3590

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset: AW988

Original Price
£181.19
Save
£8.40
Delivery
FREE
Dell Price
172.79
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Estimated Ship Date 06/10/2020
Product ID
520-aanp

Features


Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Iconic by design

Iconic by design

Customize your lighting: 16.8M RGB lighting with two zones and AlienFX allow personalized in-game lighting and looks, so your games and accessories reflect your style. Program effects, colors, brightness, tempo and custom animations on over 150 supported games. You also have the ability to create and download unique themes.

Unlock the full features of your headset, download the Alienware Command Center. Compatible with Windows 10 R3 or later.

Mindfully made: We designed our gaming headset both strong and lightweight with ultra-premium materials for maximum comfort and stylish wearability. With a well-made headband, comfortable ear cushions with moisture-wicking fabric and easy-access controls, you can game for hours and look good doing it.

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Take sound seriously

Take sound seriously

Don’t miss a beat: Your headphones take you deep into the game with sophisticated sound technology. Expect polished, professional in-game sounds with Alienware 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound and a clear, broad acoustic signature. Hi-fidelity 40mm neodymium drivers round out the deep, rich bass and expansive soundscape for an unparalleled gaming experience.

Amplify the action: Multiplayer games demand crystal-clear communication. Make sure your entire team hears every directive and every battle cry with the enhanced, uni-directional, noise-canceling mic with natural voice communication.

MASTER YOUR CONTROLS

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Tailor your sound settings in either the Alienware Command Center or the Headset Center to enhance gaming, music and movies. Then adjust on the fly with a click of the audio preset button on the headset’s left ear cup.

Alienware Command Center: Create profiles and tweak settings within the Command Center’s Sound Center. Program specific game genres for more dynamic cues. Change focus from team chats to gameplay with the volume mixer. And count on audio prompts to deliver notifications on connections, mic status and battery levels. Available on the new Alienware 15 and 17 laptops or the new Alienware Area-51 desktop.

Headset Center: Select from preset EQ profiles or create your own. Adjust audio effects like bass boost, reverb, and volume. Customize your mic settings, including leveler, noise cancellation and voice-shaper. And enable audio recon in specific games to localize sound through a custom overlay and indicator. Available on the Alienware Aurora desktop or non-Alienware systems.

MASTER YOUR CONTROLS

Tailor your sound settings in either the Alienware Command Center or the Headset Center to enhance gaming, music and movies. Then adjust on the fly with a click of the audio preset button on the headset’s left ear cup.

Alienware Command Center: Create profiles and tweak settings within the Command Center’s Sound Center. Program specific game genres for more dynamic cues. Change focus from team chats to gameplay with the volume mixer. And count on audio prompts to deliver notifications on connections, mic status and battery levels. Available on the new Alienware 15 and 17 laptops or the new Alienware Area-51 desktop.

Headset Center: Select from preset EQ profiles or create your own. Adjust audio effects like bass boost, reverb, and volume. Customize your mic settings, including leveler, noise cancellation and voice-shaper. And enable audio recon in specific games to localize sound through a custom overlay and indicator. Available on the Alienware Aurora desktop or non-Alienware systems.
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Made for your marathon sessions

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Game all day (or night)

Game all day (or night)

Built with a lightweight, comfortable design, the Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset is specifically crafted to let you game for hours with ease. Your breathable ear cushions rotate to fit just how you want them and the microphone has an extendable boom mic that lets you tuck it up and out of the way when you’re gaming solo.

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Ditch the cables. Get into the game.

Ditch the cables. Get into the game.

High-performance wireless means you clear your game space of cables. Equipped with lag-free 2.4Gz wireless and a 40-foot range, your headset lets you stay connected, even during snack breaks.

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Long Live your battery

Long live your battery

Your headset has up to 15 hours of wireless gameplay per charge. And when there’s no need for wireless, just plug into the 3.5mm audio port—or pair with your mobile phone or gaming console—until your next marathon session.

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Ports & Slots

Ports & Slots

1. Power on/off | 2. Game/chat volume mixer | 3. Mic mute | 4. Volume | 5. Audio preset | 6. Charging port (for USB Type-A to Micro USB) | 7. Aux-in port | 8. Battery light indicator | 9. USB wireless dongle

Alienware Wireless Gaming Headset AW988 - Dimensions & weight

Dimensions & Weight

Height: 7.59" (192.76mm)| Width: 7.47" (189.83mm)| Length: 3.67" (93.12mm) | Starting weight (without dongle): 0.84lb (0.38kg)

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Alienware Advanced Gaming Keyboard | AW568

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