Hori Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain PS4 Headset gets specs and other details

The Play Asia shopping website has provided more details for the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain PS4 Headset from Hori. In terms of specs, the product comes with a 40mm driver and output sound pressure level of 119±3db1kHz. Find the complete list below:

Headphone Specs:

  • Driver: 40mm
  • Impedance: 32Ω±10%
  • Maximum Input Power: 40mW
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz~20kHz
  • Output Sound Pressure Level: 119±3db1kHz

The Playstation 4 gaming headset also comes with a microphone that has a sensitivity of -42±3dB and a unidirectional pick-up pattern. Check out the mic specs below:

Microphone Specs:

  • Impedance: 2.2KΩ
  • Sensitivity: -42±3dB
  • Pick-Up Pattern: Unidirectional

Last but not least, gamers can use a volume control remote attachment that is included via the 1.2m long cable:


  • 1.2m Long Cable w/ Volume Control Remote Attachment; flat sound signature

As you can see from the image above, the Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain PS4 Headset uses the same color scheme as the Big Boss’ robotic arm. The above-mentioned microphone can be adjusted in length and comes with noise-cancellation. It promises to provide sounds that are faithful to the videogame without the alteration of the EQ levels.

Hori’s headset will be released on the 2nd of September in Japan, the same day as the launch of the videogame for that region. The game, which you can preorder with this page on Amazon, is coming out a day earlier in North America. It is unknown if the same headset will be brought over to the United States.