Astro Gaming named official headset of MLG

ASTRO Gaming announced today that for the third year in a row, they have been selected as the official licensed headset for Major League Gaming. The MLG selected the A40 audio system this year, which is ASTRO’s top of the line unit with some very unique features.

In addition the standard features found in a high end headset, the A40 as has a amplifier that allows the user to blend voice communication and game sounds. This helps to prevent distraction when you an in the middle of a frag fest. Retail on the A40 headset system is $249.95

From the press release:

SAN FRANCISCO – April 16, 2010 – For the third consecutive season, ASTRO Gaming, creator of premium video gaming equipment for professional gamers, has been named Official Licensed Headset of Major League Gaming (MLG). Starting this year, the award-winning A40 headset and the patent-pending Dolby®-powered ASTRO MixAmp™, a stand-alone amplifier that seamlessly blends voice and game audio in surround sound, will be co-branded with MLG. The professional-grade A40 Audio System delivers an unparalleled gaming experience providing gamers with crystal clear, lag-free communication for a critical competitive edge.