Newest Patented Expertise Enormously Facilitates Group Communication Throughout Skilled Gaming Competitions
Skullcandy, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKUL), the unique way of life and efficiency audio model, and its division ASTRO Gaming, creators of premium video gaming tools, immediately introduced the issuance of U.S. Patent Quantity eight,602,892 directed to expertise utilized in team-based LAN communication, which is utilized in gaming competitions gaming circuits. The patented expertise is employed in ASTRO Gaming’s Sport Communications Alternate, extra generally generally known as the Group MixAmp.
“We’re thrilled to as soon as once more be acknowledged for our continued supply of technological innovation and ongoing contribution to the world gaming. The Group MixAmp represents one in every of our earliest improvements and stays one in every of our most vital gaming options up to now,” stated Jordan Reiss, co-Founder & Basic Supervisor of ASTRO Gaming. “The ASTRO Gaming Group MixAmp was a real sport changer in aggressive LAN gaming, actually reworking the taking part in area for each gamers and spectators alike.”
First launched in 2007, the Group MixAmp facilitates staff communication at skilled LAN gaming competitions by offering teammates with zero-lag, full-duplex voice communication seamlessly combined in with every gamer’s particular person sport audio. Previous to the invention of the Group MixAmp, professional groups had been dependent upon less-than-optimal options, together with lag-prone Voice-Over IP communication or good old school shouting. The Group MixAmp additionally offers broadcasters and match hosts with the power to faucet into and broadcast to their viewers reside staff chat and sport audio throughout gaming competitions as popularized by the “Pay attention-In with Astro” segments seen at many gaming tournaments over time.
Along with the Group MixAmp, Astro Gaming has additionally developed a household of trade main, revolutionary gaming merchandise together with the MixAmp Professional, the Wi-fi MixAmp™ used within the A50 Wi-fi Gaming Headset, and the legendary A40 and A30 Gaming Headsets. These merchandise could also be coated by a number of of Astro Gaming’s different patents within the U.S. and overseas, together with U.S. Patent Numbers eight,571,695; eight,491,386; eight,355,335; eight,139,807, and D613,266. Astro Gaming’s staff of engineers and designers is concentrated on creating the innovation future for video gaming and stays dedicated to defending its mental property at dwelling and overseas.