7 best gaming headsets you can buy in 2022

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The best gaming headsets step up your gaming, making you feel like you are literally inside the game. To deliver an amazing experience, you really want perfect three-dimensional sound quality that transports you into the heart of the game, and will provide you with the best chance at being a winner – and this is what a quality gaming headset does!

Take a look at the best gaming headsets you can buy today

1. STEELSERIES ARCTIS 7P WIRELESS

SPECIFICATIONS

Compatibility: Playstation 4, Playstation 5, PC, Nintendo Switch, Android, Google Stadia Controller
Drivers: 40 mm
Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
Wireless: Yes
Battery life: 24 hours
Mic: Bi-directional ClearCast
Weight: 352 g (12.4 oz)
Connectivity : USB Type-C

REASONS TO BUY

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Immersive sound

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Long-lasting battery life

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Comfortable to wear for long periods

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Discord-certified ClearCast mic

REASONS TO AVOID

Not dual-wireless (no Bluetooth)

2. LUCIDSOUND LS50X

SPECIFICATIONS

Drivers: 50mm
Frequency response: 20 – 20,000 Hz
Weight: 408g
Wireless: Yes
Wireless range: 30ft
Mic type: Boom
Battery life: 20 hours

REASONS TO BUY

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Works with Xbox Series X, S and Xbox One

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Very simple setup

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Comfortable, premium design

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Excellent audio reproduction

REASONS TO AVOID

Range could be better

 

3. ASUS ROG DELTA S

SPECIFICATIONS

Compatibility: PC / Mac / Android / iOS / PlayStation / Xbox / Nintendo Switch
Drivers: 50 mm
Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 40 kHz
Wireless: No
Mic: Detachable unidirectional boom mic
Weight: 300 grams
Connectivity: USB-C

REASONS TO BUY

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Strong battery life

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Versatile USB Type-C dongle

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Discord-certified ClearCast mic

REASONS TO AVOID

Limited on-board controls

 

4. RAZER KRAKEN V3 HYPERSENSE

 

SPECIFICATIONS

Compatibility: PC / Mac / PlayStation
Drivers: 50 mm
Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
Wireless: No
Mic: Unidirectional microphone
Weight: 344 grams

REASONS TO BUY

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Hypersense haptic feedback

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Powerful, immersive sound

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Stylish comfortable design

REASONS TO AVOID

No wireless option

Chunky design

 

5. CORSAIR HS80 RGB WIRELESS

SPECIFICATIONS

Compatibility: PC / Mac / PlayStation
Drivers: 50 mm
Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 40 kHz
Wireless: Yes
Mic: Omnidirectional microphone
Weight: 367 grams

REASONS TO BUY

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Excellent audio quality

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Sleek, stripped back design

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Wireless connectivity

REASONS TO AVOID

Dolby Atmos not available on consoles

Microphone can be quiet

 

6. BANG & OLUFSEN BEOPLAY PORTAL

SPECIFICATIONS

Frequency response: 20-22,000 Hz
Drivers: Electro-dynamic driver w/ Neodymium magnets, 40 mm diameter
Weight: 282 g
Wireless: Yes
Connectivity : Xbox, PC, Bluetooth, wired

REASONS TO BUY

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Incredible audio quality

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Premium build quality

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Supremely comfortable

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Xbox/PC, Bluetooth and wired connectivity

REASONS TO AVOID

Very, very expensive

Can’t play Bluetooth and Xbox audio at the same time

7. STEELSERIES ARCTIS 7X WIRELESS

SPECIFICATIONS

Compatibility: Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Xbox One, PC, Switch, Android
Drivers: 40 mm
Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz
Wireless: Yes
Battery life: 24 hours
Mic: Bi-directional ClearCast
Weight: 352 g (12.4 oz)
Connectivity: USB Type-C

REASONS TO BUY

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Strong battery life

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Versatile USB Type-C dongle

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Discord-certified ClearCast mic

REASONS TO AVOID

Not dual wireless (no Bluetooth)