Arctis Nova 1
Almighty Audio has never been more accessible. Vibe with your favorite gaming world and score that W with your friends. Dive deeper with the superior audio quality from the most-awarded headset makers.
Nova Acoustic System
Challenge your perceptions of gaming headsets with the best-in-class Nova Acoustic System, with powerful, custom-designed High Fidelity Drivers. A dream duo of software and hardware team up to fill your ears with crystal clear high notes and deep bass.
Hear the opponent's position with 360° Spatial Audio and immediately identify the direction. Immersive audio surrounds you from every angle, putting you in the center of the action for an in-game advantage.
* Fully compatible with Tempest 3D Audio for PS5 / Microsoft Spatial Sound
Take complete control over your sound with the Pro-grade Parametric EQ, a first in gaming. SteelSeries Sonar Audio Software Suite's X-Ray Hearing lets you hear those footsteps, bomb sets, and potion gurgles before you see them, as presets from esports pros give you an advantage in top games.
Look good and feel good, no cap. The Arctis Nova 1 is designed to fit any head, with a durable, lightweight build and 4-points of adjustment. The stretchy band distributes weight evenly.
Drip check. Stand out anywhere with a premium, high-quality design that weighs just 236g, ensuring comfortable wear while gaming or vibing on the go.
An inside look at the airweave earcups on the Arctis Nova 1 headset.
Keep yourself cool and & comfy with AirWeave Memory Foam with earcups that fully rotate for easy transport and storage.
AI Noise-Cancelling Mic
Imagine audio communications free of munching and keyboard clacking sounds -- not just your own, but those of your teammates as well. The fully retractable ClearCast Gen 2 noise cancelling mic uses advanced AI algorithms from Sonar Software to clean up your comms.
Your Arctis Nova 1 travels with you to any gaming world, as the 3.5mm jack hooks up to any platform. Whether it's your PC, PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, or Mac, immersive sound quality is there for you. It's also the perfect headset for your mobile device to vibe on the go.
The controls you need are right at your fingertips, as you can easily adjust the volume of the headset and mute yourself when necessary with the touch of a button.
PS4 | PS5
GG + Engine : Windows 8.1 and above, Mac OS 10.13 and above
GG + Sonar Audio Software Suite : Windows 10 and above
Neodymium Drivers : 40 mm
Headphone Frequency Response : 20–22,000 Hz
Headphone Sensitivity : 93 dBSPL
Headphone Impedance : 36 Ohm
Headphone Total Harmonic Distortion : < 1%
360° Spatial Audio : Supported
Microphone Type : ClearCast Gen 2 - Fully Retractable Boom
Microphone Polar Pattern : Bidirectional Noise Cancelling
Microphone Frequency Response : 100-10,000 Hz
Microphone Sensitivity : -38 dBV/Pa
Arctis Nova 1 Headset
3.5mm to 3.5mm Audio Cable - 5 pole to 4 pole (4 ft / 1.2m)
Dual 3.5mm Extension Cable (5 ft/ 1.5m)
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