Roccat Launches Vulcan II Max Optical Keyboard and Syn Max Air Wireless 3D Audio Headset

PC gamers looking to get the most out of their setup with maximum performance and impressive RGB lighting, look no further than the all-new Vulcan II Max keyboard and Syn Max Air headset from ROCCAT, Turtle’s brand of PC gaming peripherals Beach Corporation. ROCCAT’s award-winning Vulcan design has wowed fans since the line debuted, and the stunning Vulcan II Max is redefining the category. Featuring ROCCAT’s ridiculously fast TITAN II optical switches and the world’s first Dual LED Smart Keys, the Vulcan II Max combines performance and functionality with a look all its own and is sure to be the crown jewel of any desktop gaming setup.

Also unveiled today is ROCCAT’s flagship Syn Max Air – a PC gaming headset that sits atop the brand’s headset line as its new premium wireless offering. Using decades of Turtle Beach’s award-winning audio engineering experience, the Syn Max Air delivers immersive Waves 3D surround sound through powerful 50mm Nanoclear speakers and exclusive features like Superhuman Hearing for a competitive edge. With translucent ear cups that showcase RGB lighting like no other, the Syn Max Air combines ROCCAT signature style with wireless freedom and a fast-charging docking station.

The Vulcan II Max and Syn Max Air are available for pre-order today on the ROCCAT website and participating retailers worldwide for suggested retail prices of $229.99 and $249.99 respectively. The Vulcan II Max will be launched on October 17, 2022 and the Syn Max Air will be available a week earlier on October 10, 2022.

“The new Max range from ROCCAT demonstrates our commitment to creating the very best PC gaming peripherals on the market without compromise,” said René Korte, ROCCAT founder and general manager of PC peripherals at Turtle Beach. “The Vulcan II Max is the evolution of our most popular keyboard ever and arguably the most beautiful keyboard ever made, and the Syn Max Air combines the best of the industry-leading technologies from ROCCAT and Turtle Beach to deliver premium game audio in our streamlined design . Both products feature stunning RGB lighting that you won’t find anywhere else.”

Vulcan II Max
The most beautiful keyboard ever made has arrived. The crown jewel of any PC gamer’s desktop, the Vulcan II Max PC gaming keyboard is sure to turn heads with its sleek lines, aluminum plate and brilliantly lit translucent palm rest. The Vulcan II Max features ROCCAT’s exclusive TITAN II optical-mechanical switches that have a smooth mechanical feel, super-fast actuation and incredible durability with a life cycle of 100 million clicks – giving you a competitive advantage game after game. In addition to the ridiculously fast actuation speed and performance, ROCCAT’s new TITAN II switches are compatible with many third-party cross-shaped confirmation keys to further customize their look.

ROCCAT’s Vulcan II Max is also the world’s second gaming keyboard to debut with Dual-LED Smart Keys, preceded only by its Vulcan II Mini sibling. The Vulcan II Max has 24 multi-function smart keys with a dedicated second LED to indicate when secondary functions are active. In addition, PC gamers can use ROCCAT’s Easy-Shift . to use[+] button duplicator technology to unlock a secondary function, which can be programmed in almost unlimited options. With 4MB of onboard storage, PC gamers can take their RGB lighting show and settings with them by storing up to four profiles of custom lighting, key remaps and more on the Vulcan II Max. Additional fan-favorite Vulcan elements also return, such as the anodized aluminum plate for durable structural integrity and special media controls. The all-new soft translucent palm rest forms the basis for ROCCAT’s AIMO lighting technology. AIMO produces vibrant RGB lighting displays right out of the box and syncs with other compatible AIMO compatible products for an immersive lighting display.

For the ultimate RGB lighting configuration, ROCCAT fans can combine the Vulcan II Max keyboard with ROCCAT’s top-of-the-line Kone XP Air wireless mouse and the all-new Syn Max Air wireless head. All three are AIMO compatible, delivering an enticing RGB lighting experience synchronized across all three peripherals.

Syn Max Air
ROCCAT’s Syn Max Air headset delivers a premium wireless 3D audio experience that’s perfect for gamers and streamers who appreciate high-quality game audio and unique RGB-infused style. Developed by gaming headset maker Turtle Beach, the Syn Max Air’s premium sound features the exclusive, patented technologies and features of the best-selling brand.

Immersive Waves 3D audio is delivered through the Syn Max Air’s large and powerful 50mm Nanoclear speakers, and crystal-clear chat comes through the Syn Max Air’s unique TruSpeak noise-cancelling microphone – the only in its class to offer noise cancellation, flip -to provides -mute functionality, or the option to be completely removed, which is great for streamers. The Syn Max Air includes a variety of audio presets, as well as Turtle Beach’s exclusive and patented Superhuman Hearing sound setting, which amplifies critical in-game sounds for a competitive edge. For added comfort, the Syn Max Air features Turtle Beach’s exclusive ProSpecs glasses-friendly and cooling gel-infused memory foam ear cushions.

Designed to provide gamers with every possible convenience, the Syn Max Air adds an RGB fast charging station where just 15 minutes of charging gives you three hours of gameplay, plus premium aluminum yokes for extra durability, Bluetooth 5.1 and dual-wireless functionality for connecting more devices and a battery life of up to 16 hours.

ROCCAT’s signature sleek, RGB-inspired design stands out on the Syn Max Air. Up to 16.8 million colors of RGB lighting are displayed on both the headset’s translucent Bionic Shell earcups and the docking station, and the lighting can be synchronized with other AIMO devices using ROCCAT’s robust Swarm software suite. ROCCAT’s Stellar Wireless technology manages the Syn Max Air’s signal strength and battery consumption for optimal performance, while dual wireless connectivity means PC gamers can also chat on Discord, take calls and listen to music via Bluetooth while gaming.

The Syn Max Air also includes intuitive on-ear audio controls for easy sound adjustments that can be tweaked using the included Swarm software. The Syn Max Air is a rugged yet lightweight wireless PC gaming headset weighing in at 326g. The ear cups also fold flat when it’s time for a break.

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