If you think your gaming headset is only for hearing your enemies’ footsteps on Call of Duty, think again, because this one could very well save your life if you were really shot. above.
A Reddit user told on the social network his misadventure involving a stray bullet and his Razer headset. Around 10:30 a.m. on March 31, 2022, Jonathan Gonzalez of Torrance, California, was quietly chatting with his friends while playing on his PlayStation, when he got up to look at his phone.
However, he certainly did not expect an individual to be trigger-happy in his neighborhood. Indeed, an unidentified man has suddenly fired a stray bullet through Gonzalez’s windowbrushing the top of his Razer Kraken headset. The bullet passed through the hoop of the helmete, hit a nearby wall and fell to the ground.
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His Razer headset deflected the stray bullet
As surprising as it may seem, the helmet managed to deflect the bullet that was about to go through his head. In his publication accompanied by incredible photos on Reddit, the Internet user declares: “ If my helmet had not been of good quality, I would have been a dead child at the age of 18. I can’t even imagine all the pain my family and friends would have had to go through “.
The original post has photos showing the damage to the headphones and the window, and another post has photos of where the bullet hit the wall as well as the bullet itself. It appears that the bullet has penetrated the flexible protection of the hoop, and that the metal part managed to deflect the bullet.
It is true that Razer makes good quality headsets, although not the best value for money on the market. The gaming giant had also recently unveiled a new anti-COVID RGB mask which quickly fell victim to its success.