Mad Catz releases the F.R.E.Q.™ 9 headset featuring AM3D’s Audio Enhancement

The F.R.E.Q.™ 9 headset from Mad Catz won an Innovations Design and Engineering Honoree Award at CES 2014, Connected Digital World called it the best headset they ever tried and Mad Catz themselves state that it is the most advanced gaming headset they have ever created. This exciting product is now available and it features AM3D's Virtual Surround Sound, which utilises binaural technology to create virtual sound sources. This allows gamers to both identify enemy movements and teammate positions with unrivalled accuracy, and pinpoint individual instruments when listening to music.

- This is a product for the consumer who want more than just the regular headset. The experience you get when using this headset is extraordinary and we are excited to be part of such a cutting-edge product, says Jacob N. Andersen, Senior Vice President in AM3D A/S.

In addition to the Virtual Surround Sound, the product also offer AM3D's Transducer Equalisation and Bass Enhancement to enrich the sound. The headset is compatible with practically any audio source including PC and Mac, game consoles, mobile and smart devices.

About AM3D
AM3D is a provider of world-class audio technology providing software solutions for audio enhancement and 3D audio for mission critical solutions, mobile devices, in-car and home entertainment systems. AM3D holds several patents on audio technologies. AM3D has offices in Denmark, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan. AM3D is owned by Nordjyske, which has more than 2,000 employees, and a history that dates back to 1767. AM3D A/S was established in 1997 as a commercial offspring of research activities at Aalborg University in Denmark. Find out more at www.AM3D.com

About Mad Catz
Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. ("Mad Catz") (NYSE MKT/TSX: MCZ) is a global provider of innovative interactive entertainment products marketed under its Mad Catz® (gaming), Tritton® (audio), and Saitek® (simulation) brands. Mad Catz products cater to passionate gamers across multiple platforms including in-home gaming consoles, handheld gaming consoles, Windows® PC and Mac® computers, smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices. Mad Catz distributes its products through its online store as well as distribution via many leading retailers around the globe. Headquartered in San Diego, California, Mad Catz maintains offices in Europe and Asia. For additional information about Mad Catz and its products, please visit the Company's website at www.madcatz.com