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Logitech announces two new Bluetooth products for PS3

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Logitech today announced two new Bluetooth products for use on Sony’s PlayStation 3 console - the Logitech Cordless Vantage Headset and Cordless MediaBoard Pro Bluetooth Keyboard.

These new accessories will give gamers the freedom and reliability of Bluetooth wireless technology and enhance the overall experience for their PS3 gaming.

Logitech Cordless Vantage Headset:
Price: USD 79.99

Key Features:
- Bluetooth technology enables the headset to work up to 30 feet from your PlayStation 3
- The headset is natively supported by the PlayStation 3 gaming console so it is easy to connect
- Bluetooth 2.0 with Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) technology provides a reliable link for hassle free use with no cords
- Ambidextrous, behind-the-head design allows ear piece to be positioned on left or right
- Large diameter audio drivers and advanced noise filtering circuitry gives excellent sound playback
- Noise cancelling microphone filters out unwanted background noise
- Rechargeable batteries provide over 12 hours continuous game play or chat
- Batteries can be recharged using included AC power adaptor or via mini-USB cable
- Perfect for voice-chat (or voice during video chat sessions) and in-game chat during multiplayer games



Logitech Cordless MediaBoard Pro Bluetooth Keyboard:
Price: USD 79.99

Key Features:
- Bluetooth technology enables the keyboard to work up to 30 feet from your PlayStation 3
- Perfect for the PlayStation Network - manage profiles and communicate easier
- Quickly and easily set up profiles, enter Web addresses, manage multiple accounts and send text messages on the PlayStation Network
- Built-in touch pad - which also offers vertical scrolling and Left- and Right-click buttons - eliminates the need for a mouse
- Lightweight design and slim profile make the keyboard easy to use and store in the living room
- Dedicated Menu button that takes people directly to the PlayStation Network Help menu.
- Convenient media keys and dedicated PS3 action buttons (circle, square, X and triangle) make Web browsing easier and provide instant access to the media control panel or movie menus
- Two AA batteries provide more than 200 hours of battery life
- Battery-indicator light alerts people when the power is running low



The Logitech Cordless Vantage Headset is expected to ship in North America this November, with a European release following in December. The Logitech Cordless MediaBoard Pro Bluetooth Keyboard, meanwhile, is expected to hit both territories some time in October.

Be sure to check back in with for hardware reviews of both products in the near future.