Logitech Acquires Astro Gaming For $85 Million

Logitech, a company which has been dominating the PC market with products such as; the G903 gaming mouse, the G533 Wirless Gaming Headset and the Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard just to name a few, announced that it has agreed to acquire ASTRO Gaming , one of the most notable companies when it comes to gaming headsets.

ASTRO, has always been a pioneer when it comes to audio for gamers. The A40’s and A50’s are still one of the most sought out gaming headsets from Pro players, to the causal player.

ASTRO is the leading player for premium console headsets and is the preferred headset for console
esports athletes,” said Ujesh Desai, vice president and general manager of Logitech G . “It’s a perfect
complement to Logitech G’s focus on PC gaming and we couldn’t be more excited; we love the team, the brand and the products. Together, we want to make game play even more fun for gamers everywhere.”

Jordan Reiss, co-founder and president of ASTRO, added, “The whole team at ASTRO has always held
Logitech and Logitech G products in the highest regard, so I’m ecstatic we are joining forces. ASTRO’s brand strength combined with Logitech G’s unrivaled technology and global distribution network is going to bring our products to even more gamers around the world.”

Logitech will purchase ASTRO Gaming for $85 million in cash, and the acquisition is expected to close in early August.

Author: Angelina Montanez

Gamer, Gadget Obsessed

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