Last week, Bozon put his Counter Strike skills to use and reviewed the widely popular Medusa 5. Subscription auto-renews at the end of the term Learn more. Although there are some high-quality models available, we found out the hard way that the Genius HSU and HSV are not some of them. Though it’s true the Medusas we have on hand sound significantly better, they also cost twice as much. The headphones worked just fine and sound location was good, but the bass was still weak.
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Solvusoft: Microsoft Gold Certified Company
Aesthetically the HSU is designed to appeal to gamers, sporting a shiny metallic grey paintjob and oversized, spoked ear cups. Last week, Bozon put his Counter Strike skills to use and reviewed the widely popular Medusa 5.
By continuing gdnius use this website, you agree to their use. Overall the HSUs are comfortable and decently attractive. As dumb as it sounds, gunshots and explosions really do seem more intense when the headphones are vibrating — I can almost understand how this feature made it to market.
The mic-boom is impressively pliable, yet holds a shape without problems, and the USB wire is about ten-feet long. Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 Downloads: With the HSV, the bass is just… noticeable. As a Gold Certified Independent Software Vendor ISVSolvusoft is able to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction through delivering top-level software and service solutions, which have been subject to a rigourous and continually-audited approval process by Microsoft.
To achieve a Gold competency level, Solvusoft goes through extensive independent analysis that looks for, 004u other qualities, a high level of software expertise, a successful customer service track record, and top-tier customer value.
Does it make you smile like the woman on the box? Unfortunately, these features are only available to Windows Js and earlier users. Genius HSU drivers are tiny programs that enable your Headset hardware to communicate with your operating system software. Genius doesn’t offer driver downloads via its website, so possible resolutions for these Vista problems are unknown.
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The open-air ear cups are nice and prevent gross sweaty ears at intense LAN parties. Page List Top 1.
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Here we see what comes in the box, you have the headset, 6. Though it’s true the Medusas we have on hand sound significantly better, they also cost twice as much. There is actually a small vibrator on each ear cup that, when powered, shakes your ears to in order to make you feel like you are hearing powerful, throbbing bass.
It’s pretty lightweight and feels egnius in use. The cups themselves are small and rest right on top of your earlobes. The main features of the HSV headset, as advertised by Genius, are the following: Some may like it; other will probably find it annoying. It makes a difference, most blatantly evidenced via demos built into the HSU’s geniius software that allow users to change the size of their virtual listening room, apply reverb to simulate large concert spaces, and test simulated positional audio.
They basically give your ears a little kick whenever a drum beat or loud bass note plays. It’s been a long, long time coming, but at last it would appear that integrated in-game voice chat is finally becoming an ubiquitous feature for PC games. Maintaining henius Genius HSU software prevents crashes and maximizes hardware and system performance.
It gets a little better with the vibration turned on, although on Max it got irritating. Subscription auto-renews at the end of the term Learn more.
Genius HSU Specs – CNET
In the Creative Audio Console, headphones were set as the speaker type. Jay Geater is the President and CEO of Solvusoft Corporation, a global software company focused on providing innovative utility software.
While the PC may have started the trend long before the consoles with independent apps like Roger Wilco, Xbox Live has made clear the benefits of ubiquitous support. Coinciding with this movement is the release of a wide variety of new PC-gaming headsets.