Release notes for GG 17.0

29 Mar 2022

by The SteelSeries Software Team


  • Bass, Voice, Treble controls have now been integrated in the Parametric EQ widget and their effect is now visible in real-time on the Parametric EQ graph
  • Error messages are now shown in the Mixer tab when no playback/input device is selected
  • First-setup onboarding design has been updated and new screens have been added to improve overall onboarding experience
  • Added three new Music presets (Bright, Clear vocal, and Deep Bass) and two new Movie presets (Clear dialogs, immersion). Presets are now sorted in the drop-down menu by type (Game, Music, Movie)
  • ChatMix slider design has been updated. Now the slider will snap to zero to easily get the balance between chat and game
  • Noise reduction and Impact Noise widgets have been merged in one widget to manage noise reduction in one place
  • New Spatial audio Spatial audio test sample has been added
  • Minor UI-consistency improvements including better positioning for drop-down menus, widget wording update and updated tooltip messages
  • Fixed a bug where Sonar microphone volume was boosted by third party apps causing volume too loud and static noise
  • Fixed a bug where Virtual Surround was not correctly applied until manual ON/OFF of the effect
  • Minor UI bugfix solving PEQ visualization glitches


  • Moments now supports auto-clipping for Brawlhalla! Auto-clip will only save clips based on in-game events when playing with supported modes & configurations. Check out the latest Release & Support info for Moments to learn more:
  • Brawlhalla auto-clipping is in Early Access utilizing GameSense AI and we look forward to hearing from the community on your experiences. We hope this helps you create some awesome Brawlhalla auto-clipped videos. Let us know how you’re liking it by uploading your clips directly to the SteelSeries Discord and tagging @SteelSeries #MadeWithMoments on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
  • Addressed bugs related to game detection for Heroes of the Storm
  • Addressed bugs related to exporting videos with new file names
  • Improved Moments capture performance and memory stability while concurrently using OBS for stream capture
  • Streamlined performance of GG error logging and error log clean-up over time
  • Updated GG DLL files that were flagged as malware within some antivirus products
  • Updated Fortnite auto-clip event names to be more accurate
  • Updated UI Game Capture Icons found in the drop down