The Arena series is SteelSeries’ new line of gaming speakers, desktop PC-focused speakers that offer premium features with the more expensive models.
According to On the edgeThere are three models in total: Arena 3, Arena 7 and Arena 9, the latter of which is easily one of the best computer speakers on the market today.
Arena 3 is the no-frills option with four-inch drivers for PCs, Macs and other compatible devices. Arena 7 takes that basic model and adds programmable RGB lighting, subwoofers and PlayStation compatibility.
The Arena 9 model is upgraded to 5.1 surround sound thanks to the added center speaker, two wall-mountable wireless rear channels, and a small desktop control panel with an OLED display that you can connect to the subwoofers.
Arena 3 is $129.99, Arena 7 is $299.99, and the high-end Arena 9 is $549.99. There’s also a $99 ear-mounted 2.4GHz wireless microphone, released alongside the speakers, which charges via USB Type-C.
SteelSeries serving an underserved market
While most gaming products have annual releases for nearly every brand on the market, dedicated gaming speakers seem to have very little variety, with many gamers forced to rely on non-gaming speakers for this setup. surround sound.
That’s what makes SteelSeries’ Arena series such a great product. Not only is it from a trusted brand that makes some of the best gaming mice, best PC gaming headsets, and best gaming keyboards, but it also targets such an underserved market and does so at the top three prices. for customers.
And judging by our brilliant review of the Arena 9 model, these are excellent speakers that are sure to improve your gaming experience.