At Xbox, we imagine offering option to our gamers is vital in delivering high quality gaming experiences throughout all our services and products. We all know how vital immersive audio is to maintain you related and being related is extra vital now than ever. Whether or not you might be gaming with your mates all over the world, listening to your favourite music, speaking on a convention name for work, or bingeing the most recent reveals, audio performs a significant position in your on a regular basis experiences. Whereas we presently supply a variety of first and third get together headsets for all sorts of players together with the brand new Xbox Wi-fi Headset, we see a chance to ship much more experiences by means of the Designed for Xbox program.
At the moment, we’re thrilled to introduce the Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Portal Wi-fi Headphones for Xbox. Beoplay Portal is the right mixture of know-how, design and craftsmanship offering an immaculate audio expertise for gaming and on a regular basis actions. It’s the first product for the Designed for Xbox Restricted Collection program, supposed to deliver premium and bespoke experiences to our Xbox followers.
Bang & Olufsen’s Beoplay Portal Wi-fi Headphones for Xbox can be found in Black Anthracite, Gray Mist, and Navy Brass and might be pre-ordered beginning right now in choose markets.
Engineered for gaming, designed for all times.
Beoplay Portal has a complicated aesthetic and can be utilized in any state of affairs, whereas providing easy accessibility to devoted gaming options. Customise the sport/chat steadiness, mute, and quantity straight on the headset itself or from the Bang & Olufsen audio app. You possibly can simply connect with your Xbox Collection X|S or Xbox One with lossless 2.4GHz Xbox Wi-fi connectivity inbuilt. Beoplay Portal can be suitable with PC and cellular gadgets with Bluetooth 5.1 and aptX Adaptive, permitting you to take immersive audio on the go. Charging is fast and will get you again within the sport inside 3 hours. Beoplay Portal provides 12 hours of battery life when utilizing Xbox Wi-fi, Bluetooth and energetic noise-cancellation, and 24 hours when solely utilizing Bluetooth and active-noise cancellation.
With the introduction of a digital increase arm, Beoplay Portal provides dependable microphone efficiency with out the intrusive design of a bodily increase arm. An array of directional, beamforming microphones isolate and amplify your voice whereas cancelling out background noise for crystal clear conversations. The trendy design of the digital increase arm together with Bluetooth 5.1 makes this headset excellent for listening to music or taking calls on the go.
Players who buy Beoplay Portal can use the Bang & Olufsen audio app, out there on iOS or Android, to fine-tune their audio expertise. The app permits customers to shortly swap between pre-set sport modes, like RPG or FPS, regulate adaptive energetic noise-cancellation, mic monitoring, mic tone and sport/chat steadiness. You can even customise your personal private audio combine by balancing audio tones between vibrant, relaxed, energetic, and heat, and lots of different choices for a customized audio expertise. With Bluetooth, the app will routinely regulate to leisure and journey preset modes. The app additionally ensures you might have the most recent software program to your headphones and updating is fast and easy.
A glossy and complex design for players.
Beoplay Portal combines Scandinavian design values with the world of gaming. Designed by Jakob Wagner in partnership with Bang & Olufsen’s design staff, modern design aesthetics might be seen in options like gradient anodization on the aluminum earcups, unparalleled craftsmanship and high quality supplies. The lambskin ear cushions with built-in jaw help guarantee nice sound isolation and absolutely immersive audio. Chosen for sturdiness and breathability, the Beoplay Portal options calfskin leather-based on the outside headband with bamboo fiber textile on the within band, and the cushions on high of the headscarf relieve any type of fatigue you may discover from long-term put on. The headset is extraordinarily light-weight, at solely 9.9 ounces (282 grams), making it perfect for gaming and journey.
The earcups have capacitive contact controls for simple entry to quantity and sport/chat steadiness. Swipe up or down on the again of the earcup to regulate quantity on the suitable and sport/chat steadiness on the left. A fast double faucet mutes your microphone, and one other brings you again to speak. When utilizing Bluetooth, a fast adjustment within the app permits the left ear cup to regulate ANC and own-voice steadiness.
Famend Bang & Olufsen sound makes its method to gaming.
Bang & Olufsen are world leaders in each sound and design and are actually bringing their legendary audio experience to Xbox with the Beoplay Portal Headphones. Primarily based out of Denmark, they’ve been creating audio options for over 95 years and have been repeatedly elevating the bar in audio innovation throughout a number of classes. Whereas many are conversant in Bang & Olufsen sound high quality by means of their world-renowned audio system, headphones, or TVs, that is the primary time they got down to construct a gaming-first audio system.
Beoplay Portal has been tuned by acclaimed acousticians for probably the most immersive and exact gaming audio. Expertise your favourite video games like by no means earlier than with its partaking, sensorial audio and listen to the subtlest of sounds you didn’t even know existed. Beoplay Portal comes with a pre-activated Dolby Atmos for Headphones service and is suitable with Xbox Collection X|S, Xbox One, PC, and cellular gadgets.
Designed for Xbox Restricted Collection
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Portal is the primary Designed for Xbox Restricted Collection product in our program. Marked by a Designed for Xbox Restricted Collection badge on the decrease right-hand nook of the field, this new class of licensed merchandise ensures premium product high quality and design. Restricted Collection merchandise may also boast a custom-made characteristic set designed particularly for Xbox that can take your gaming expertise to the subsequent stage.
Pricing and availability
We’re excited so that you can expertise the considerate mixture of immersive sound, timeless design and the unrivalled craftsmanship that’s Bang & Olufsen. The Bang & Olufsen Beoplay Portal Headphones for Xbox might be out there beginning at $499.00 USD from choose Microsoft Retailer markets worldwide, Bang & Olufsen and different collaborating retailers. See under for availability particulars:
Microsoft Retailer: U.S and Canada
- Black Anthracite: Obtainable for buy right now
- Gray Mist: Pre-order right now, ships in Could
- Navy Brass: Pre-order right now, ships in Could
For all different markets, examine xbox.com or your native gaming retailer for availability.