Roccat Kave Real 5.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset - Features and Specifications

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Roccat Kave Real 5.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset
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Detailed Features and Specifications:

Before going in depth on the product, I would first like to share the technical specs that are found on the Roccat website.


  • REAL 5.1 SURROUND SOUND - with speakers aligned at a 12° angle
  • MICROPHONE WITH MUTE LED - fully rotatable and completely removable
  • TIP’N’CONTROL DESKTOP REMOTE - for central management of all volume functions
  • DUAL SOUND-PROFILE - with movie and game settings
  • SOLID ALUMINIUM HINGES - enabling heavy duty use
  • ESPECIALLY COMFORTABLE EARCUPS - featuring external noise cancelling, hand-sewn
  • ADJUSTABLE VIBRATION UNIT - for a realistic gaming experience
  • HEADBAND WITH THREE PADS - for equal weight distribution
  • EASY TO CARRY - folding and compact design



Frequency response: 20~20,000Hz
Max. SPL at 1KHz: 114±3dB
Max. input power: 100mW (30mW)
Drive diameter front: 40mm
Drive diameter rear:


Frequency response: 20~100Hz ()
Max. input power: 1000mW
Drive diameter: 30mm

Frequency response: 20~18,000Hz
Sensitivity at 1KHz: -36dB
Directivity: omni-directional
Diameter: 4x1.5mm

Connection: 4 X 3.5mm jack plug
Impedance: 32 Ohm  
Cable length: 3,4m total (2,0m Remote > PC)
Between ear cups and remote: 140cm
Between remote and splitter: 180cm
Between splitter and PC: 20cm


Further Information:

  • System Requirements
  • 5.1 Soundcard for surround sound playback
  • (or Stereo Soundcard for stereo sound playback)
  • Free USB Port (500 mA) for power supply
  • Package Contains
  • ROCCAT™ Kave – Solid 5.1 Gaming Headset
  • Tip’n’Control Desktop Remote
  • Inari Case Mission Book with ROCCAT ID Card
  • Quick Installation Guide / User Manual (PDF)
  • 5.1 Surround Sound Demo CD