ROCCAT starts 2014 with a full line-up of new gaming peripheral showcasing new products in every category: mice, keyboards, headsets, mousepads and accessories. “2014 will be a phenomenal year for PC gaming. With the products coming up we will be able to provide a whole ecosystem for PC gaming in 2014.”
State of the art audio products for an immersive gaming experience
At CES 2014 ROCCAT will introduce two new Kave XTD gaming headset models, making the Kave XTD
series the company’s full range line-up when it comes to audio products.
The Kave XTD 5.1 Analog is the successor to the best-selling true 5.1 gaming headset in the world: the
original Kave 5.1. Made for gamers with a 5.1 soundcard already built into their PCs, the Kave XTD 5.1
Analog features classic 5.1 audio jacks plus a USB connector to power up the in-cable remote and the LED
lighting. The headset features unique Zero Noise technology thanks to the interference isolator built into its
dual-mode in-cable remote. The remote can be used either as a desktop or clip-on remote. The overall
comfort and build quality has also been improved significantly, with the weight impressively reduced by
The Kave XTD Stereo offers the same build and design, dedicated to comfort and durability. The stereo
version of the Kave XTD features two powerful driver units delivering intense and rich gaming sound,
pushing the boundaries of what is possible with stereo headset solutions. The detachable noise-cancelling
microphone provides supreme sound quality and offers fan-favorite features like the mute LED, pioneered
by ROCCAT in the original Kave 5.1.
With the Kave XTD 5.1 Digital, ROCCAT will also present again the flagship version of the series,
featuring an inbuilt premium 5.1 soundcard, world-first headset-to-smartphone Bluetooth pairing and full
audio controls with the comprehensive desktop remote.
Kone series welcomes new members with top notch optical sensors
The legendary Kone Series by ROCCAT is the origin of many features that are standard for gaming mice
nowadays. Kone series models where the first ones to feature multicolor lighting, state of the art sensor
technology and innovations like the tracking and distance control unit (TDCU). Now ROCCAT introduces
the Kone XTD Optical with an adjustable distance control unit to customize lift-off distance and a new
6,400dpi optical sensor. Gamers are now able to significantly improve their accuracy with optical sensors.
The Kone XTD Optical offers renowned features like Omron™ switches, the 4D Titan Wheel, Easy-Aim and
For the smaller Pure version of the Kone Series, ROCCAT presents three new designs at CES 2014. The
Kone Pure Military features a 5,000dpi optical sensor with TDCU and will be available in three different
styles: Desert Strike, Naval Storm and Camo Charge. ROCCAT will also make the new Kave XTD 5.1
Analog plus a mousepad available in the same design and sell the mice alone or as a bundle.
Ryos series topped up by two new compact versions
ROCCAT’s mechanical gaming keyboard series, Ryos, gets two compact ten key less versions - one with
per-key illumination feature and one without backlighting. The new versions are called the Ryos TKL Pro
and Ryos TKL. Their development is based directly on user feedback via Facebook. “We posted the ten
key less version of the Ryos as an “easter egg” earlier this year. The demand from the community was
overwhelming so we basically had no choice but to build it”, says René Korte. The TKL Pro version
features a cutting-edge MCU, which supports impressive illumination effects such as “per-key breathing”
and will be available in four different switch colors.