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  • Page 2 Copyright © 2016 Dell Inc. All rights reserved. This product is protected by U.S. and international copyright and intellectual property laws. Dell ™ and the Dell logo are trademarks of Dell Inc. in the United States and/or other jurisdictions. All other marks and names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    What’s in the box ............................ 4 Features ..............................5 Setting up your headset ........................7 System requirements ......................... 7 Downloading the application ......................7 Connecting your headset to your computer ................9 Viewing your headset settings ...................... 11 Configuring the audio settings ...................... 12 DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound ..................
  • Page 4 1 Dell Performance USB Headset AE2 2 Documents NOTE: The documents that shipped with the headset may vary based on your region.
  • Page 5 1 Adjustable headband 2 Illumination ring 3 Microphone 4 Mute/unmute button 5 USB cable...
  • Page 6: Features

    The features of the Dell Performance USB Headset AE2 include: Comfortability With its lightweight headband, over-ear design, and breathable soft-leather ear cups, the headset is designed to be comfortable, even during extended hours of use. Customizable prism RGB ear cup illumination Your headset comes with the SteelSeries Engine 3 application, which you can download to configure your headset.
  • Page 7 One USB port Microsoft Windows 7/Microsoft Windows 8/Microsoft Windows 10 To configure settings on your headset, the Engine 3 application is available for download. 1. Turn on your computer. 2. Go to 3. Click WINDOWS to download the application. 4.
  • Page 8 6. Once the installation is completed, plug in your headset.
  • Page 9 1. Plug the USB cable of your headset to a USB port on your computer. 2. The Dell Performance USB Headset – AE2 screen is displayed. You can begin to use your device.
  • Page 10: Dts Headphone:x 7.1 Surround Sound

    NOTE: You can use your headset even without installing the application. Install the application to customize your settings or to use the DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound feature.
  • Page 11 1. Click DELL PERFORMANCE USB HEADSET – AE2. 2. The device configuration screen is displayed.
  • Page 12: Equalizer

    1. To turn on DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround Sound support, click OFF. This will set the button to ON. 2. Under Presets, select from the following options. 1. Under Presets, select from the following options. 2. To customize the equalizer, under Presets, select Custom from the drop- down list.
  • Page 13: Mic Auto Optimization

    1. To turn on MIC AUTO OPTIMIZATION, click OFF. This will set the button to...
  • Page 14 1. To change the headset illumination settings, click the LED icon. 2. The ILLUMINATION window is displayed. 3. Drag the slider to change the color palette. 4. Click on the palette to select a color. You can also change the color by entering an RGB LED value in decimal or hexadecimal on the right side of the Illumination window.
  • Page 15 5. To change the headset illumination mode, under Effects, select from the following options. If you select ColorShift mode, you can select from the following options. 6. To disable Illumination, click the Disable Illumination checkbox.
  • Page 16 1. While in a Voice-over Internet Protocol (VoIP) call, press the mute button on the headset to mute the microphone. You will hear two audible tones to indicate that the microphone is on mute. 2. To unmute the microphone, press the mute button again. You will hear a single long audible tone to indicate that the microphone have been enabled.
  • Page 17 Headset volume is Master After plugging in the headset, adjust too low speaker the speaker volume using Control volume or Panel -> Sounds in your computer. application Adjust the speaker volume in the volume is set application you are using to play too low music or make VoIP calls.
  • Page 18 General Model number Connection type Microsoft Windows 7 Supported operating Microsoft Windows 8 systems Microsoft Windows 10 Electrical Operating voltage Audio Input USB Digital Audio Input Physical Characteristics Height 192 mm (± 0.5mm) Length 100 mm (± 0.5mm) Width 161 mm (± 0.5mm) Weight 278g (±10g) Environmental...
  • Page 19: Warranty

    Dell-branded products carry a 1-year limited hardware warranty. If purchased together with a Dell system, it will follow the system warranty. This purchase and your use of this product are subject to Dell’s end user agreement, which you can find at .