Albralelie is a professional Apex Legends player who has been streaming on Twitch since 2013, although he did start under a different name. However, since his transition to his current handle in early 2018 and specifically when he started playing Apex upon its release in February 219 and his subsequent signing with TSM, he has gone on to win many tournaments and is now often finds himself broadcasting to over 2,000 viewers. Below, we have provided an overview of the peripherals that appear in Albralelie’s gaming setup to ensure that he maintains his competitive edge.
WHAT MONITOR DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a BenQ ZOWIE XL2546 monitor. The XL2546 is a 24.5″ high-end gaming monitor with a Full HD resolution of 1080p. It was designed with fps gamers and pro-players in mind, which is why it offers refresh rates of 60,120,144 and 240Hz at a1ms (grey-to-grey) response time. The screen offers a typical brightness of 320 cd/㎡, a contrast ratio of 1000:1 and a pixel pitch of 0.28mm. It is also integrated with useful technologies such as its Proprietary Dynamic Accuracy Technology (DyAc) to prevent blurriness as well as its Black eQualizer to brighten dark scenes.
So as to help with concentration, it also comes with two removable side shields to block out peripheral distractions from the user’s view. Additionally, its stand offers a lot of adjustment, in terms of its being tiltable by -5°~ 20°, swivel-able by -45°~45° and pivotable by -90° or 90°. Its height can also be increased by up to 14cm (5.51″) and it is VESA wall-mounting compatible. It is compatible with PC, Mac Xbox One, PS4 and Xbox S devices.
WHAT MOUSE DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a Logitech G Pro X Superlight mouse. Albralelie’s gaming setup includes a Superlight X gaming mouse that he has had custom painted, so it is likely that he opted for the white version. As tis name suggests, it is an ultra-lightweight gaming mouse that comes to only 63g (2.2oz.) This is due to Logitech omitting lighting options on this mouse. It is set with a Hero 25K optical sensor that provides a range of 100 – 25,400 DPI that can be set in increments of 50 via the software. Up to 5 DPI profiles can then be stored directly onboard the mouse itself. However, it does not have a dedicated dpi button, so one of the side buttons will need to be assigned this task.
It has five programmable buttons in total. These comprise of the clickers, scroll wheel, and two side buttons located on the right thumb side. Thus, it is most suitable for right-handed users despite its ambidextrous design. It also has adjustable polling rate options of 125, 250, 500, and 1,000Hz. It operates at a maximum acceleration of 40G and a maximum tracking speed of 400IPS.
It measures 12.5 x 6.35 x 4cm (4.92 x 2.5 x 1.57″) and is compatible with PC and Mac devices. It is also fitted with 100% PTFE feet to increase tracking speed and decrease carbon emissions.
WHAT MOUSEPAD DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a Logitech G640 mousepad. Albralelie’s gaming setup actually features the TSM version of this mousepad, but it is no longer available. It is a large cloth mousepad that has a rubberized underside. This helps to prevent it from sliding while during use. It is also flexible enough to be rolled up for storage or transportation purposes. It measures 40 x 0.3 x 46cm (15.75 x 0.12 x 18.11″) and weighs about 354.4g (12.5oz).
WHAT KEYBOARD DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a Logitech G Pro keyboard. The Logitech G Pro is a wired gaming keyboard with a tenkeyless design that was conceived with pro gamers in mind. It is a fairly popular device, and can also be found in the setups of Diegosaurs, Destroy and HJune, among others. It has gained reputation for having high responsiveness, thanks to its Cherry MX Blue tactile switches that actuate at 2mm for a total travel distance of 4mm at an actuation force of 50G. The Logitech G HUB offers preset macro profiles for over 580 games, as well as allowing the user to set up their own bindings. This is useful for fps, MOBA and MMO players. The switches are soldered on, but the ABS keycaps can be swapped out for others.
Additionally, itself LIGHTSYNC-compatible RGB lighting can be set per-key through the G HUB software. Its feet also offer 30-angle adjustment for typing comfort, as well as having rubber feet to prevent the keyboard from slipping during use. Its dimensions are 3.4 x 36.1 x 15.3cm (14.96 x 1.97 x 6.3”) and it weighs in at 1.32kg (2.9lbs.) It is compatible with macOS 10.11 and up, and Windows 7 and up.
WHAT HEADSET DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses Logitech G Pro X 7.1 headset. Albralelie’s gaming setup includes the wired version of the Logitech G Pro X headset. The wired version is a Next-Gen 7.1 surround sound model that is designed with 50mm Hybrid mesh PRO-G drivers. These offer a frequency response range of 20 – 20,000Hz with a nominal impedance of 32Ω and a sensitivity of 107dB @1KHz.
He uses its mic as his streaming mic. It is a detachable back electret condenser microphone that has a 4mm capsule that inputs with a cardioid polar pattern. It offers a frequency response range of 100 – 10,000Hz and is integrated with Blue VO!CE technology. This technology is meant to provide real-time voice filters that reduce noise and makes the user’s voice sound clearer.
The headset has a lightweight construction that comes to 259g (0.82lbs) thanks to its being constructed with TR90 nylon in the headband, stainless steel sliders, and glass fiber reinforced nylon joint. It also comes with two sets of swappable ear pads. One is noise-cancelling, leatherette-covered memory foam, while the other is microsuede-covered memory foam.
WHAT WEBCAM DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a Logitech BRIO webcam. The Logitech BRIO is a plug-and-play webcam that has slightly more advanced features than its more popular predecessor, the Logitech C920. These advancements include three field of view options of 65°, 78°, and 90°, as well as its 4K video output and its autofocus and light-adjustment features. It also has a privacy shutter. Furthermore, it is capable of recording at 4K at 30fps, 1080p at 30/60fps, 720p at 30/60/90fps and can also zoom in at up to 5x in HD. It can easily clip on to a flat-screen and has two omnidirectional microphones.
WHAT MIXER DOES ALBRALELIE USE?
Albralelie uses a TC-Helicon GoXLR mixer. The TC-Helicon is frequently found in the setups of streamers, with some high-profile names including TimTheTatman, Aceu and Danucd, among others. This mixer is designed for solo recordings and is capable of handling one TS/TRS/TRRS microphone jack as well as one XLR cable. It can also provide 48V of phantom power, as well as 70dB of gain. Its left side features dedicated channels for Mic, Chat, Music, and System, each with its own slider and mute button.
The left side offers preset voice effects such as add reverb, echo, pitch shift, megaphone, Robot, and the option to hard tune to your voice in real-time. The right side’s bottom-left corner has a sample section on which to program pre-recorded sounds for on-the-fly effects. The left half’s bottom right corner has a bleep and mute button for doing damage control during live recordings.