Next-generation DTS Headphone:X v2.0 surround sound
Balance Game and Chat Audio with the USB ChatMix dial
Prism RGB illuminated earcups
Hear stunning detail in all games with award-winning Arctis sound
Best mic in gaming: the Discord-certified Clearcast bidirectional microphone


Designed exclusively for PC gaming
Specifically designed for the PC Gamer, Arctis 5 combines independent game and chat control, cutting-edge DTS surround sound, and dual zone RGB illumination to create the perfect audio solution for your battlestation.

ClearCast bidirectional microphone
Widely recognized as the best mic in gaming, the retractable Discord-certified Arctis ClearCast microphone delivers studio-quality voice clarity and background noise cancellation.

Award-winning Arctis sound quality
Sound is your competitive advantage with the high quality S1 speaker drivers, engineered to produce ultra-low distortion audio so you hear every detail.

DTS Headphone:X v2.0
The next generation of DTS’ renowned surround sound, Headphone:X v2.0 immerses you in the action by delivering incredibly accurate positional cues without sounding like you’re in a tunnel. Lose yourself in the game as the audio comes to life all around you.

Prism RGB Illumination
Personalize to perfection with 16.8 milion colors to choose from. Create custom colorshifts and effects or link all your SteelSeries gear with Prism Sync.

SteelSeries Engine
Dial in your perfect sound with the audio customization features in SteelSeries Engine. Tweak your EQ, set mic settings, and create per-game configs all via the intuitive software interface. 


Headphone TypeHeadband
Over Head SupportYes
EarpieceDual Earpiece
Volume Control Yes
Speaker Driver Diameter40mm
Speaker Sensitivity98dBPa/V
Speaker Frequency Response20Hz to 22kHz
Speaker Impedance32ohms
Headphone Distortion (THD)<3%
Audio Format7.1 Surround Sound
Connector TypeUSB 4-Pole 3.5mm via Included Adapter
Microphone Sensitivity-48dBPa/V
Microphone Frequency Response100Hz - 10000kHz
Microphone Response PatternBi-directional
Microphone TypeBoom Mounted
Microphone Impedance2200ohms
Form FactorHeadset
Case ColourBlack
Cable ColourBlack
Cable Length3m
Pack Quantity1