June 5, 2007 - West Palm Beach, Florida. After much speculation, eDimensional and BenHeck are proud to announce the newest addition to the eDimensional product line, the AudioFX Pro 5+1 PC Gaming Headset. Taking everything that's great about the acclaimed eDimensional AudioFX, including the unique force feedback feature, while giving BenHeck free reign to add a new style and design specifically for gamers, the new AudioFX Pro 5+1 is the ultimate gaming headset.
As first announced on the MTV show Game One, the first product designed by Benjamin Heckendorn which will be widely available for purchase includes a high quality surround sound headset, flexible noise-canceling microphone, unique bass-boosting force feedback and custom LED level meters. The AudioFX Pro 5+1 is Teamspeak certified and is the official headset of the Sim500, Team eSourceUK and several other professional gaming teams.
Features include:USB 2.0 Plug & Play connection with integrated 5.1 surround sound decoder Critically acclaimed force feedback technology with integrated subwoofer for dramatically enhanced situational awareness and increased bass effects In-line volume control, vibration control and new instant mic mute button New ambidextrous mic swivel with reinforced bearings Improved microphone sensitivity and filtering for incredibly clear voice transmission - Teamspeak Certified New oval ear cup design for immersive audio, external noise blockage and improved "around the ear" comfort New and improved LED level meter design for custom gaming look Fully adjustable headband plus new pivoting ear cups Included software for full audio position customization, equalization and special effects Audio support for the Playstation 3
"We're so excited about releasing the new AudioFX Pro 5+1 and our collaboration with the modding genius, BenHeck," says eDimensional CEO, Michael Epstein. "We're also grateful to the numerous gamers and professional gaming teams that gave us extensive feedback during the development of the new headset. Combining the best audio features with the unique style and engineering expertise of BenHeck, the AudioFX Pro 5+1 represents a leap forward for professional gaming products."
BenHeck adds, "I'm really happy to be working with eDimensional on bringing such a top quality product to market, and also allowing people to buy an authentic 'Ben Heckendorn' designed product from retail outlets worldwide."
The AudioFX Pro 5+1 is now available for pre-order through the eDimensional website, www.eDimensional.com for just $79.95. It is expected to start shipping at the end of June.
About Benjamin J. Heckendorn
Author and engineer Benjamin J. Heckendorn, known to the gaming community as BenHeck , is renowned for his innovative modifications of gaming consoles and peripherals including his popular XBOX 360 laptop, portable Atari handheld, controllers and more. Featured in such media as Popular Science, Maxim, MTV, Engadget and much more, his flair for creating the most novel of gaming devices has generated a cult-following and considerable demand for custom projects. His work is available on his personal website, www.benheck.com.
About eDimensional, Inc.
eDimensional is a leading developer and manufacturer of innovative gaming software and hardware accessories. The critically acclaimed eDimensional product line consists of 3D, motion tracking, audio and voice recognition products and is distributed online and in a variety of retail locations worldwide. eDimensional is focused on providing gamers with the most realistic gaming experience possible and has received numerous awards and accolades related to our proprietary technologies. For more information, please visit www.eDimensional.com or email sales@eDimensional.com.