Razer Blackshark V2 X, professional gaming headphones

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Those interested in the world of e-sports need to invest a good amount of money in equipment, and it is not only a powerful computer or a good quality screen, but also in the accessories that accompany them on a daily basis. Logically brands like Razer sit among the top positions and specifically their Razer Blackshark V2 X headphones manage to stand out.

Razer Blackshark V2 X are high-end headphones designed to complement the gaming experience through surround sound optimization, superior microphone clarity and unbeatable acoustic isolation accredited by industry professionals. Below we review its main technical specifications:

Razer Blackshark V2 X Features


Weight 240 grams
Colors Black, green
Cable length 1.3 meter cable
Connectivity No
Composition 50mm Razer TriForce diaphragms
Sound system Surround system 7.1
Microphone Si, cardioide Razer™ HyperClear
Frequency response 12 Hz – 28 kH
Sensitivity 100 dBSPL/mW, 1 KHz
Impedance 32 Ω a 1 KHz
PC connection Jack 3.5 mm
Microphone response frequency 100 Hz–10 kHz
Microphone signal-to-noise ratio 60 dB
Microphone sensitivity -42 dB V/Pa, 1 KHz
Microphone pickup pattern Unidirectional
Official site Razer


Design available in two colors

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Razer Blackshark V2 X sold in two classic colors for the brand

As is a custom for this manufacturer’s peripherals, the striking colors are present and more precisely a green hue (almost fluorine) for its entire structure is aimed at those who want a little more distinction when playing games. Otherwise, a black version (with small green details like its cable) gives it a bit of elegance in a more traditional setting.

If what you are interested in is its construction, the Razer Blackshark V2 X are composed of lighter materials that leave them in a total weight of just 240 grams , that is, the user will hardly notice that they are wearing them after several hours of play continued.

In addition, wearing comfort has been optimized from thicker padded padding and memory foam ear cushions wrapped in a combination of breathable fabric and plush synthetic leather that feel great when they make contact with the ears or the rest of the body. head.

Improvements for listening and communicating

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Razer Blackshark V2 X has a microphone optimized for noisy environments

Moving on to the technical benefits of the Blackshark V2 X, we must start with the new sound system patented by the same manufacturer that has allowed its engineers to adjust each diaphragm in a personalized way as if there were three, which makes the individual replicas of frequencies High, mid and low audio outputs offer clearer sound, richer highs, and more powerful bass.

On the other hand, obtaining a 7.1 channel surround sound system greatly increases the listening experience so that nothing escapes the user’s attention , highlighting an exact positional audio setup that helps to intuitively understand where each sound is coming from and have thus an advantage in each game.

If communication is your concern, the built-in flexible microphone is capable of delivering voice pickup and noise cancellation , all through a composition with an optimized microphone cover that adopts a more open design for minimal obstruction to demonstrate clarity. of the voice as it would be heard if one were in the same room with the other person.

Obviously , noise cancellation technology (in this case it is passive) is essential for professional gaming competitions, where surely the bustle of the public present or other competitors could complicate the need to concentrate. Thanks to its plush ear cushions, a tighter seal is formed for greater sound isolation.

Comparison with Razer Blackshark V2 Pro

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Razer Blackshark V2 X competes with other variants in the brand’s catalog

In comparison with other similar proposals of the brand, it should be noted that the protagonist of this analysis is a slightly more compact model and that it operates based on the use of a classic 3.5 mm connector (the cable has a long 1.3 meters) to be used with all types of gaming platforms such as PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and mobile devices .

For example, the Razer Blackshark V2 Pro is a superior version of these headphones, which despite being a bit heavier (320 grams), add a wireless connectivity with 2.4GHz Razer HyperSpeed ​​technology to free yourself from cable configurations and at the same time can be used for up to 24 hours thanks to an excellent built-in battery.




  • Modern design with quality materials
  • Surround sound system and optimized
  • Noise canceling microphone
  • Compatible with any console or PC




  • No wireless connectivity option available
  • Price can be a bit high