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June 14, 2016 08:00 ET

Plantronics Publicly Unveils RIG 4VR, THe First Virtual Reality Gaming Headset Designed for PlayStation® VR

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - June 14, 2016) - E3 – Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), a pioneer in audio and wearable technology, invites E3 2016 media attendees to experience a hands-on demo of the new RIG 4VR, the first gaming headset designed specifically for PlayStation VR. Built on the critically-acclaimed Plantronics RIG series, the RIG 4VR is a complete audio solution for PS4 gamers, with interchangeable cables for use with PlayStation VR and the PlayStation 4 wireless controllers.

Along with interchangeable cables for use with PlayStation VR and the PlayStation 4 wireless controllers, RIG 4VR features 40mm drivers paired with low-frequency resonators for enhanced bass while maintaining accuracy of sounds. The removable flip-to-mute boom with noise-cancelling mic can be attached when using the headset with a PS4 controller, offering immersive stereo audio and exceptionally clear chat.

The RIG 4VR is constructed with an ultra-light, super-flexible frame and modular components for extraordinary comfort. A unique oval earcup design means it fits comfortably while in use with wearable displays like the PlayStation VR headset. And because the earcups allow in some ambient sound, it helps players maintain natural balance during VR sessions. A vented design also makes it possible for in-room conversations during social VR gaming experiences and provides greater heat dissipation so players stay comfortable when marathon gaming.

Visit the Plantronics booth at E3 for the first hands-on demo of the RIG 4VR for Playstation VR and speak with Plantronics spokespeople for gaming portfolio and strategy news.

WHEN:Tuesday June 14, 2016 12:00pm - 6:00pm
 Wednesday June 15, 2016 10:00am - 6:00pm
 Thursday June 16, 2016 10:00am - 5:00pm
  
WHERE:Booth 5400 in the West Exhibit Hall
 Los Angeles Convention Center
 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Pricing and Availability
Plantronics RIG 4VR will be available worldwide, alongside the launch of the PlayStation VR, this holiday season at Plantronics.com and major retailers for $69.99 USD (MSRP).

About Plantronics
Plantronics is a global leader in audio communications for businesses and consumers. We have pioneered new trends in audio technology, creating innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. From unified communication to Bluetooth® headsets to gaming solutions, we deliver uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100™, as well as 911 dispatch, air traffic control and various mission critical applications for those on the frontline. For more information, please visit www.plantronics.com or call (800) 544-4660.

Plantronics and RIG are trademarks of Plantronics, Inc. registered in the US and other countries. PlayStation and PS4 are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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