We look at the new Logitech gear for gaming, the G435, which continues their goal of being more sustainable and environmentally friendly. We got our younger crew to help road test this one.
Logitech G’s brand new gaming headset – the G435, reviewed
First up, out of the box there is less packaging, and also the headband itself is material rather than plastic which gives it a softer feel too. It is a smaller and more affordable option which doesn’t hurt when it is younger gamers wanting to use them. In some ways it is perhaps appropriate too, as its smaller size does seem to lend itself more to a younger user group too.
It works well out of the box, with no boot up issues to talk of, it plugs and plays well, and is ready to play. It is perhaps going to be a delicate balance between being lightweight, both literally and ecologically, and yet also durable too. At the same time it’s lightness also works well in terms of wearability too.
This is another interesting product in the evolving Logitech line, we will also see how it performs in terms of durability down the line, but for the price that it is, so far it seems a decent bit of kit, especially for the younger users in the family.
More about the device & Logitech
The G435 is lightweight, colourful, and works via Bluetooth so it’s perfect for gaming on the go or switching between devices.
New G435 Wireless Headset is the Headset for the Now Generation of Gamers – Ultra Lightweight,Vibrant Colorways, Sustainable Design and Flexible Enough for Games, Music and More
Logitech G, a brand of Logitech, (SIX: LOGN) (NASDAQ: LOGI) and leading innovator of gaming technologies and gear, introduced today the new Logitech G435 LIGHTSPEED Wireless Gaming Headset, enabling gamers to play games, listen to music, and play with their friends across multiple platforms. Featuring three new color combinations, the G435 gaming headset is our lightest lightweight, wireless headset that fits with your style.
“The G435 gaming headset is our lightest gaming headset ever made,” said Ujesh Desai, general manager of Logitech G. “While we were able to reduce weight, we added an advanced feature set including brand new beamforming mics and dual wireless modes, and we were able to make this our most sustainable wireless headset to date. The result of our efforts is a headset that is uniquely designed for today’s modern gamer – it’s versatile, stylish, extremely comfortable and ready for high-performance play.”
Weighing in at only 5.8 oz (165 grams), G435 is ultra lightweight and comfortable enough to wear all day. G435 fits a wide range of people, but its design has been optimized for smaller head sizes. It also features an optional volume limiter.
G435 is our most sustainable wireless headset. It’s certified CarbonNeutral®, which means that we finance high-quality certified carbon offsets to reduce the carbon impact of the product to zero. It’s made with a minimum 22 percent Post-Consumer Recycled Content of the Total Plastic Components, and its paper packaging comes from FSC®-certified forests. By choosing this product, you are supporting responsible management of the world’s forests. For more information on our sustainability efforts, please visit our website.
The combo of gaming-grade LIGHTSPEED 2.4GHz wireless and low-lag Bluetooth® give you the freedom to wirelessly connect to your PC, PlayStation, phone and other devices. LIGHTSPEED Wireless connects via a USB-A 2.4 GHz adapter and provides performance tuned for the needs of gamers. G435 also provides a The low-lag Bluetooth® connection of the G435 increases its speed over standard Bluetooth connections.
Its 40 mm drivers deliver rich and immersive sound while the dual beamforming mics eliminate the mic arm and reduce background noise and advanced beamforming mics, which will amplify your voice while reducing background noise, so you sound like you’re in the same room as your friends.
The new G435 wireless headset comes in three color variations, Black & Neon Yellow, Blue & Raspberry, and Off-White & Lilac, allowing gamers to put more thought into the colors they use and what it conveys about their individual style and personality.
We’ve also included left and right braille indicators on the headset to make it easy for those with visual impairments to know which side is which.
Pricing and Availability
Available in September 2021, the Logitech G435 Wireless Gaming Headset is expected to retail for £79.99 MSRP. For more information please visit our website, our blog or connect with us on Twitter and Instagram.
About Logitech G
Logitech G, a brand of Logitech International, is the global leader in PC and console gaming gear. Logitech G provides gamers of all levels with industry-leading keyboards, mice, headsets, mousepads and simulation products such as wheels and flight sticks – made possible through innovative design, advanced technologies and a deep passion for gaming. Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Logitech International is a Swiss public company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (LOGN) and on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (LOGI). Find Logitech G at logitechG.com, the company blog or @LogitechG.
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