The SteelSeries 5Hv3 has a few interesting features that captured our attention. The first of these we’re covering are the headset’s detachable pieces. The headband and earcups can be unclipped and the lightweight plastic construction allows for convenient storage or transport. However, no carry bag or case is included which runs the risk of scratches or damage from careless transportation.
Along the braided cable is an inline remote control with a volume slider and mic mute switch.
The 5Hv3 has two swappable ends – one for computers and one for mobile devices. The swappable end for computers has two 3.5 mm analog plugs, one for the headphones and the other for the microphone. The swappable end for mobile devices has one plug with three poles.
A 7 ft. male-to-female extension cable is also included for the dual analog plug.