Plantronics today announced the new GameCom 777 Gaming Headset with virtual 7.1 surround sound, enabled by Dolby Headphone and Dolby ProLogic IIx technologies. The GameCom 777 combines immersive surround sound and Plantronics' design excellence to deliver an unmatched sound and voice experience for PC gamers. It features 7.1 Dolby Headphone technology in a plug-and-play USB sound card for the PC and Mac. In addition to its surround sound capabilities, the GameCom 777 headset was engineered with numerous functional and ergonomic wearing benefits including an open-ear design that keeps users connected to the game and their surroundings. Other features include: A lightweight frame and specially designed earpods that redistribute pressure for maximum comfort during long gaming sessions. A unique 'hide-away' boom that turns the headset into a pair of high-quality headphones for music and multimedia use. A telescoping, noise-canceling microphone that provides accurate positioning for voice clarity. An in-line volume and microphone mute controls to provide gamers fingertip audio and voice direction. The GameCom 777 headset is also compatible with VoIP internet programs such as Skype and Google Voice.