EPOS released the upgrade of their much liked H3 gaming headphones with cleaver improvements
EPOS H3 Hybrid
EPOS has a terrific performance history when it concerns providing wonderful headphones for players.
They have a terrific credibility for pressing the borders of quality when it concerns sound quality, convenience and even prices.
But EPOS’ most significant quality is that they constantly aim to innovate their existing items, permitting them to reach brand-new heights.
The H3 was a terrific earphone that was comfy with admiral sound quality, there were some worrying problems like the volume wheel, however in general it was a great piece of package.
So topping that was never ever going to be simple, however EPOS is seeking to exceed the H3 with the brand-new H3 Hybrid.
Firstly the H3 Hybrid looks fantastic, it sports a comparable style to the initial H3 with a couple of distinctions.
The ear cups are actually comfy with their combination of soft velour on the within and leatherette on the exterior. They are likewise interchangeable and are simple to eliminate.
The hinges enable them to be changed for optimum convenience. They rest well on the ears and feel actually enjoyable, you nearly forget they exist even on long gaming sessions.
The headband contributes to the convenience with its rewarding cloth material on the top and premium-sensation leatherette on the bottom.
They can quickly be gotten used to fit your head shape with the stainless-steel slider including a number click stop, that will assist you to bear in mind the most comfy fit.
The real estate for the drives is constructed of plastic that’s covered in a smart Onyx Black, they likewise are available in Ghost White too.
They feel strong and long lasting. The Bluetooth and power buttons are placed in quickly available locations that don’t obstruct.
An fantastic function that wasn’t on the initial H3 or other gaming headphones, is the capability to separate and reattach the boom arm easily with a magnetic connection.
This enables the H3 Hybrid to be utilized for music on the go or in the health club permitting it a lot more than a gaming earphone.
Removing the boom arm won’t leave you mic-less as there is a 2nd smaller sized microphone that can be utilized rather.
The H3 Hybrid is a stunning item that looks premium while being robust at the exact same time. It’s actually versatile and I never ever felt it was going to break no matter what shape it took.
My just problem is the volume dial, which still feels a little out of location on the best ear cup. Maybe we can get smaller sized touch controls in the future.
Setting up the H3 Hybrid is extremely basic and there are a couple of methods to get to work. Two of the techniques need the headphones to be credited work.
Using the Smart Button’s default function, you can immediately combine the headphones through Bluetooth. You will likewise have the ability to link it through the 3.5 mm to your Playstation 5, Xbox controller and other consoles.
The 3rd and last technique is through USB- C on PC which does not need the headphones to be charged.
A terrific function is the synchronised Bluetooth, which enables you to talk on other apps such as discord, utilize the phone and even have music on in the background while utilizing the USB-C and 3.5mm in some situations.
You can likewise manage the volume from each source separately which is an fantastic function, as I picked to have some mellow tunes in the background while using my PC.
The audio quality is fantastic and what you would anticipate from an EPOS item, I actually felt completely immersed within any video game I was playing.
It carried out very well on a variety of various video games like the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate where it provided a stunning bass.
My primary test was to see how it deals with the Playstation 5’s 3D audio which I have actually been utilizing increasingly more for apparent factors.
The H3 Hybrid actually adjusted well and is most likely the very best earphone I have actually utilized with the 3D Audio.
Everything simply sounded so clear, whether it was listening to Jin’s sword slicing through opponents in Ghost of Tsushima or hearing the BTs steps while they stalk me in Death Stranding, I was extremely amazed with the quality.
You will likewise have the ability to create various audio profiles utilizing the Gaming suite, which can be switched utilizing the Smart button. The gaming suite is extremely advanced however available at the exact same time.
The mic works well through the Bluetooth and USB connections, however I felt it sounded the very best utilizing the 3.5mm jack.
There’s no feedback, however I did discover that there was a minor crackle at high volumes, however this was an extremely uncommon incident.
As the Hybrid is a digital item it requires to be powered and the battery life is quite prolonged, you will get about 37 hours through Bluetooth and somewhat less utilizing the 3.5mm.
They will last throughout most sessions, however undoubtedly may not be the very best for a long walking or outdoor camping journey.
The H3 Hybrid is among finest gaming headset on the marketplace, its robust and comfortable develop make it a terrific buddy for those long sessions.
It expenses £149, however for the quality, you are getting it’s a terrific financial investment till EPOS launch the next earphone in the H3 series.
EPOS H3 Hybrid gaming headset is out now for £149 and is offered from the EPOS site