PS4: official wireless headset revealed, requires new firmware update

Monday, 3 February 2014 14:07 GMT By Dave Cook

Sony has confirmed that PS4 firmware update version 1.60 will release tomorrow, February 4, setting the console up for its official Pulse 2.0 wireless headset.

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Images of the headset were revealed over on PS Blog EU, and Sony confirmed that the firmware update also works with the GTA 5-branded Pulse headset.

The PS4 Pulse 2.0 headset will retail at the suggested price of £79.99/€89.99, and can run for eight hours on a single battery charge. it delivers 7.1 virtual surround sound and is also compatible with PS Vita handhelds using a bundled 3.5mm stereo mini jack.

PS4 and PS3 will also receive a new free Headset Companion App, which will give gamers greater control over their headset’s sound settings.

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