Product Comparison: SteelSeries Arctis 7 vs SteelSeries Arctis 5


General Specifications
Brand
Steelseries
Steelseries
Model
Arctis 7
Arctis 5
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Unlock richer and more immersive gaming experiences with this SteelSeries Arctis 7 gaming headset. Designed for PC but compatible with PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac, and mobile, this headset features wireless audio via USB, a ClearCast Mic, and AirWeave ear cushions. On PC, it offers DTS Headphone:X 7.1 surround sound for epic 3D soundscapes.
Arctis 5 challenges everything you know about gaming headsets with completely overhauled audio, a new mic design with unmatched clarity, and improved comfort with materials inspired by athletic clothing. Arctis 5 features RGB illumination, Game/Chat audio balance, and DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound.
Key Specs
Noise Canceling
Yes
Yes
Adjustable Headband
Yes
Yes
Detachable Microphone
No
No
Size & Weight
Height
7.75 in.
7.75 in.
Width
8.5 in.
8.5 in.
Depth
1.86 in.
1.7 in.
Weight
9.9 oz.
10.7 oz.

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

Headset
Ear Cushion Material
Fabric AirWeave
Fabric AirWeave
Min. Frequency Response
20 Hz
20 Hz
Max. Frequency Response
20 KHz
22 KHz
Sensitivity
98 dB
98 dB
Impedance
32 Ω
32 Ω
Headphone Driver
50 mm.
40 mm.
Operating Principle
Closed
Closed

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

Microphone
Microphone Output Sensitivity
-48 dB
-48 dB
Nominal Impedance
2.2 kΩ
2.2 kΩ
Frequency Response
100-6500 Hz
100-15000 Hz

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

Features
Connector Size
Wireless USB, 3.5
3.5, USB
Cord Length
4 feet
10 feet
Controls
Headphones volume control, Microphone volume control, Mute button
Headphones volume control, Microphone volume control, Mute button
Compatible Platform(s)
PC, PS4, Mac, Xbox One, Mobile devices, VR Systems
PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Mobile devices, VR Systems
Extras
Lag-Free Wireless Audio, DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound, ClearCast, the Best Mic in Gaming, S1 Speaker Drivers + DTS Headphone X, Ski Goggle Headband, AirWeave Ear Cushions, On-Ear ChatMix Dial, Long-Life Rechargeable Battery, On-Ear Audio Controls
7.1 Surround RGB Gaming Headset, Prism RGB Illumination, ClearCast, the Best Mic in Gaming, S1 Speaker Drivers + DTS Headphone X, Ski Goggle Headband, AirWeave Ear Cushions

SteelSeries Arctis 7

SteelSeries Arctis 5

Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC, EAC
CE, FCC, EAC


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