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Master & Dynamic have just announced the launch of their new MG20 Wireless Gaming Headphones. The MG20 positions itself at the very top end when it comes to gaming headphones. Made using a combination of magnesium, lambskin leather, and Alcantara, they definitely look the part for gamers that want that premium feel too.

The MG20 features a detachable boom microphone with an additional onboard mic array for so gamers can be heard both in-game and on calls when connected to their phones. There are 50mm Beryllium drivers and 7.1 Surround Sound packed in as well so sound quality should be right up there. 

“​​We knew the time was right to create a luxury gaming headset, and our goal with the MG20 was to deliver the exceptional sound and design that Master & Dynamic is known for. The MG20 will satisfy both the professional and recreational gamer looking for technical performance, sophisticated style and high quality materials.” Founder and CEO Jonathan Levine.

Master & Dynamic MG20 Gaming Headphones | TheEffect.Net

Master & Dynamic MG20 Gaming Headphones | TheEffect.Net

Here are some of the key features you can expect from the MG20:

  • Customisable & Immersive Sound: These are M&D’s first headphones to feature 50mm Beryllium drivers and 7.1 surround sound, the MG20 also features Qualcomm aptX HD for music, and aptX Low-Latency for mobile gaming. There will also be equalizer presets in the M&D Connect app which will allow user to choose between sound profiles. 
  • Customizable Communication: As mentioned earlier, there’s a detachable boom microphone which should provide better in-game talk clarity while an additional onboard microphone array will allow you to use the headphones for call when you’re not gaming. There’s also independent volume controls for in-game audio so users can tailor their listening experience.
  • Solid Battery Performance: The MG20 features 22 hours of battery life on a single charge and has on-head detection to save battery while not in use. The Alcantara headband and memory foam ear pads, which are wrapped in lambskin, should provide extra comfort during extended game play.
  • Increased Compatibility: You’ll also get a low-latency USB-A adapter compatible with Playstation and PCs so you’ll be able to switch between devices without having to re-pair. Bluetooth 5.0 also creates a secure connection for a 100ft/30m distance.

MG20 Pricing & Availability

Master & Dynamic’s MG20 Wireless Gaming Headphones will have an RRP of €449 and you can join the waiting list at to be the first to know when they’re available for purchase. 

Master & Dynamic MG20 Gaming Headphones

Master & Dynamic MG20 Gaming Headphones | TheEffect.Net

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