ASTRO Special Halo 5 Guardians Gaming Headsets Announced

With Halo 5: Guardians releasing exclusively on the Xbox One come October 27th, you better have the best gear. Don’t fret because ASTRO has you covered.

Introducing the ASTRO A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition for the Xbox One!



The ASTRO A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition  features a custom dark chrome matte finish with metallic blue accents inspired by Halo. It is set to offer the best in audiophile-grade sound and offering the gamer an ultimate level of control over their audio environments.

The ASTRO A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition headset will cost approximately $220, but don’t think that all you’ll be getting will be the headset. Included in all the Halo branded ASTRO Gaming products will be REQ Packs. These are special downloadable in-game content for Halo 5: Guardians. These special DLCs will feature an exclusive ASTRO Gaming in-game emblem and will be while supplies last and at select retailers. Also the REQ Packs will be bundled with random digital goods such as: Unlockable weapons, armors, skins, vehicles that players will be able to use in Halo 5: Guardians Arena and Warzone multiplayer.


Here is the breakdown of what the ASTRO A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition features include:

  • Officially Licensed Xbox One Headset – Designed specifically for Xbox One, the A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition will provide hours of game playing, movie watching and music listening excitement with superior fit and comfort as well as premium audio tuning for Xbox One.
  • New MixAmp™ M80 – Newly designed exclusively for Xbox One, theMixAmp™ M80 is a controller-mounted audio device that works with the ASTRO A40 Headset to deliver game-to-voice balancing, volume control via a volume wheel, push-button mute and distinct EQ Modes.
  • New Halo 5: Guardians Inspired Color & Design – The A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5 : Guardians Edition features a new unique color scheme inspired entirely by Halo 5: Guardians – a deep and rich dark chrome matte headset finish with black undertones and metallic blue accents combined with a subtle Halo graphical treatment.  Design palette matches the Limited Edition Halo 5: Guardians Xbox One console and controller.
  • ASTRO Audio Experience – Engineered specifically for gaming, ASTRO audio experience delivers audiophile-grade sound in a richly detailed positional audio experience.
  • Removable Mic SystemA highly precise, noise-canceling removable boom mic, which can be removed and swapped from ear to ear for a more customizable in-game communication experience.
For more information about the ASTRO A40+MixAmp M80 Halo 5: Guardians Edition, or any of the additional Halo-inspired headsets from ASTRO Gaming,  please visit or download ASTRO’s iOS app here.

Source: Press Release