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Review Roundup: See What Critics Are Saying About The Prime Collection

Here's what the critics are saying about our new line of pro gear.

The SteelSeries Prime Collection is a pro series of peripherals designed as part of a collaboration with some of the top esports players in the industry. It offers a line of lightweight, streamlined mice as well as a comfortable yet sturdy headset, all geared for everything from casual to hardcore gaming. We know there's a little something for everyone in this line, and that's why we're so thrilled to see everyone's thoughts on our mice and headset.

Thinking about taking the plunge with some new equipment from the Prime collection? Don't take our word for it. Check out what everyone's been saying about our gear and go from there.


The Best Mouse for Every Kind of Gamer

Award: The Best Wireless Mouse: SteelSeries Prime Wireless

WIRED named our SteelSeries Prime Wireless mouse the best wireless mouse in the above roundup!

Review: SteelSeries Arctis Prime

Award: WIRED Recommends Badge

WIRED offered its "WIRED Recommends" badge to the Arctis Prime headset: "It's a remarkable gaming headset and easily outperforms pricier competitors. Better yet, it works with pretty much every gaming platform out there."

Prime Wireless named best wireless mouse from Wired


Best Gaming Headset 2021: The Top Wired and Wireless Gaming Headsets

Award: Best Esports Gaming Headset: SteelSeries Arctis Prime

IGN named the Arctis Prime the best esports gaming headset: "When you’re competing, you need every advantage you can get, and audio clarity is one piece of the puzzle. The SteelSeries Arctis Prime headset is built to give you clear audio both going in and coming out.”

SteelSeries Arctis Prime Review

“The SteelSeries Arctis Prime gives you what you need: Crisp sound, solid noise-cancelling, and a comfortable fit.”

PC Gamer

Steelseries Prime Pro Series Wireless gaming mouse review

PC Gamer loved the Prime Wireless's performance: "The SteelSeries Prime Pro Series Wireless nails performance and feel."

"All that research with esports pros pays off with a fantastic gaming mouse."


SteelSeries Prime Line Review: Pro-grade peripherals for competitive players

9to5Toys praised the Prime line's optical magnetic switches: "The mice all perform very well in their respective categories as well. The optical magnetic switches are very satisfying.”

Dot Esports

SteelSeries Prime gaming mice review

Dot Esports dove into the details: "Ultimately, the Prime gaming mice line does a phenomenal job streamlining the competitive gaming mouse."

"The Prestige OM switches use a combination of optical actuation and magnetic tension to avoid metal-on-metal contact that degrades switches over time. Because of this design, SteelSeries’ Prestige switches have a rating of 100 million clicks. For reference, that’s 30 million more clicks than Razer’s optical switches and 80 million more than the Omron switches used in the Logitech G Pro Superlight X."

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