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Razer Kraken Pro V2

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4.4 / 5
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Pros

  • comfortable and more natural fit
  • Sound quality is excellent
  • the headset feels light and the ear pads are very comfortable

Cons

  • lack of software and RGB lighting
  • cost four times as much as the Kraken Pro V2
  • not enough to put a damper on things

Key specs

  • 32 Ω
  • 118 dB
  • 12, 28000 Hz
  • Closed
  • Stereo
  • Over-Ear
  • Wired

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Razer Kraken Pro V2 - Pros & Cons

Razer Kraken Pro V2

Pros

  • comfortable and more natural fit
  • Sound quality is excellent
  • the headset feels light and the ear pads are very comfortable
  • simple to use and have sleek
  • comfortable design
  • The audio cues are sharp and accurate in detecting movement and gunfire
  • sound
  • comfort
  • and functionality
  • durable aluminum design and much more affordable $100
  • lightweight

Cons

  • lack of software and RGB lighting
  • cost four times as much as the Kraken Pro V2
  • not enough to put a damper on things
  • Kraken Pro V2 was slightly weaker
  • you haphazardly missed your shot
  • Razer Kraken Pro V2 is not supported by Synapse
  • Kraken Pro V2 is not wireless owing to the attached braided cable
  • Xbox One does not support USB headsets
  • Razer Kraken Pro V2 does not have RGB lighting
  • Razer Kraken Pro V2 is not a USB headset
  • Somewhat uninspiring design

Razer Kraken Pro V2 - Technical Overview

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IconDriver size
50 mm
Best:
Hauppauge XFones
Driver size: 400 mm
IconImpedance
32 Ω
Best:
Stax SR-L500
Impedance: 145000 Ω
IconWeight
322 g
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Razer Kraken Pro V2 - Full Specifications

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Technical details
Sound outputStereo
StyleOver-Ear
Connectivity technologyWired
Headset (integrated/enclosed microphone)yes
Magnet materialNeodymium
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Dimensions
Weight11.36 oz
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Microphone
Microphone typeBoom microphone
Microphone sensitivity55.0 dB
Microphone frequency100 - 10000
Microphone direction typeUnidirectional
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Features
Noise-cancelingyes
ButtonsVolume
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Design
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Black,White
  • Green
  • White
Acoustic designClosed
Control type
  • Buttons
  • Rotary
Attachment typeHeadband
Foldableyes
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Sound
Impedance32.0 Ω
Sensitivity118.0 dB
Frequency range12 - 28000
Driver technologyDynamic
Driver size1.97 in
Maximum input power30.0 mW
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Connectivity
Cable length2
3.5 mm/6.3 mm adapter includedno
Type of connector3.5mm
USBno
Detachable cableno
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Power
Battery operatedno
Power handling capacity30.0 mW

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Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer - Editorial Reviews (10)

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Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken 7.1 V2 review
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SoundGuys
Published: 29.11.2021
Razer Kraken 7.1 V2 review

The Kraken 7.1 V2 is for gamers, and that's about it, but the headset is no longer available. Find out some alternatives in our full review!

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 review: "No-frills gaming headset speaks volumes"
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gamesradar
Published: 06.02.2019
Razer Kraken Pro V2 review: "No-frills gaming headset speaks volumes"
4.0

One of the best mid-range gaming headsets you'll ever find. Here's our take on it.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken V2 review: Two headsets, one leap forward
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pcworld.com_techhive.com
Published: 22.12.2016
Razer Kraken V2 review: Two headsets, one leap forward
4.0

Despite being as bulky as ever, the 2016 Kraken arrives packed with improvements—and is the best showing this line has had in a long time.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review
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PCMAG
Published: 18.01.2017
Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review
4.0

The Razer Kraken Pro V2 is a well-designed, comfortable wired gaming headset with a reasonable price tag.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 review
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SoundGuys
Published: 28.12.2021
Razer Kraken Pro V2 review

The Razer Kraken Pro V2 offers an affordable, no-fuss gaming audio solution, but is it any good? Find out in our full review.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review
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RTINGS.com
Published: 06.03.2018
Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review
3.6

The Razer Kraken Pro V2 are an above-average and sturdy gaming headset with a great microphone. The mic accurately reproduces your voice and filters out a lot of...

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review: A Slick, No-Frills Headset
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Tom's Guide
Published: 12.12.2016
Razer Kraken Pro V2 Review: A Slick, No-Frills Headset
4.0

IF your main priority is to find a headset that will hold up both in-game and on the road, there's a lot to like about the Kraken Pro V2.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 review: A quality gaming headset that won't break the bank
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Windows Central
Published: 03.02.2017
Razer Kraken Pro V2 review: A quality gaming headset that won't break the bank

The Razer Kraken Pro V2 is the company's latest version of its gaming headset. While Razer headphones aren't necessarily the best on the market, this pair of cups is superb for the price.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 The Razer Kraken 7.1 V2 brings precision surround (hands-on)
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CNET
Published: 06.12.2016
The Razer Kraken 7.1 V2 brings precision surround (hands-on)

Razer's new gaming headset offers immersive sound, but a few design paint points get in the way of greatness.

Razer Kraken Pro V2 Razer Kraken Pro V2 eSports Gaming Headset Review | eTeknix
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eTeknix
Published: 10.01.2017
Razer Kraken Pro V2 eSports Gaming Headset Review | eTeknix

Introduction Razer is one of the leading brands when it comes to PC peripherals, with a following so large and often so loyal some even joke that they're a cult. This is no bad thing for Razer, and with a huge collection of award-winning products to their name, it's easy to see how they've grown so much over the years. One of the key components in this growth was their popular Kraken headset, and now Razer is back with a new and improved model, the Kraken Pro V2! Equipped with new larger and more powerful 50mm drivers, a bauxite aluminium

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