Articles about gaming headset

Mad Catz F.R.E.Q.7 Surround Sound Gaming Headset Up For Pre-Order
When it comes to serious gaming, having the right kind of hardware is extremely important, especially when you are ready to rock and roll with the best (or at least, on folks who are on a similar skill level as you). Sound plays a far more important role in today’s games compared to the title of yesteryears, as it helps offer cues which work in tandem with visual spotting, not […]

Asus Echelon Camo Edition Gaming Headset
Do you happen to do a whole lot of gaming on the computer? If you have answered in the affirmative, then surely you would know that not only having the right kind of basic gaming equipment such as a keyboard and a mouse are important, but when it comes to ensuring details of all that is going on in the game, having the right kind of gaming headset is important, […]

Kunai Stereo Gaming Headset for PS3 and PS Vita ships
We took a gander at the Kunai Stereo Gaming Headset for the Nintendo Wii U sometime in the middle of this year, and here we are with Mad Catz announcing the Kunai Stereo Gaming Headset for the PS3 and PS Vita shipping. Released under the TRITTON audio brand, Darren Richardson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mad Catz Interactive, Inc., said, “The release of the Kunai demonstrates our commitment […]

ROCCAT Velvet Donut Earpads ship with Kulo headset
Did you manage to pick up the Kulo gaming headset from ROCCAT? If that is the case, then you might think about accessorizing your Kulo headset with the ROCCAT Velvet Donut Earpads. Offering gamers a spanking new option for customization purposes, the new donut-shaped earpads will boast an ultra-soft fabric which delivers a high level of comfort, regardless of how many hours you have spent sitting in front of the […]

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Sharkoon X-Tactic SR gaming headset
Looking for a new gaming headset that does not come from traditional powerhouses like Razer and Logitech? Well, you can always opt for Sharkoon’s X-Tactic SR, as the company prepares to roll it out Stateside this coming August 16th in North America. You can’t find it on any store shelves though, as it is an Amazon.com exclusive. Just what can you expect from this lightweight headset? Read on after the […]

Mad Catz loves Gears of War 3, releases new audio peripherals for Xbox 360
Mad Catz, the company behind many gaming peripherals and accessories, has just announced that they will be jumping aboard the Gears of War 3 (GoW3) bandwagon by rolling out licensed GoW3 audio devices for the Microsoft Xbox 360 console. It is said that Mad Catz’s efforts will ship in time for the game’s launch when the mad holiday shopping season begins later this year. For those who will be attending […]

Razer Star Wars: The Old Republic Gaming Headset
Finally, we have reached the last of the Razer offerings (for today at least) when it comes to the tie in with Star Wars: The Old Republic. We have here the Razer Star Wars: The Old Republic Gaming Headset, and knowing Razer’s expertise in the gaming peripheral market, you will be able to enjoy 5.1 surround sound audio that will offer you tactical aural advantage so that you will seem […]

ROG Vulcan ANC Gaming Headset
When it comes to gaming, having the right kind of hardware will definitely go a long way in making sure your experience is nothing short of optimal. After all, you might have the best video card which churns out the highest frame rates, but what is the point of all that if you do not have a sound card that is capable of letting you hear all the bone crunching […]

Sony announces new surround sound PS3 headset
Looking for a new gaming headset to pair up with your PlayStation 3? Sony has you covered. The company announced its new official wireless PS3 stereo headset with 7.1 virtual surround sound. According to Sony, the headset is special in that it provides on-screen info about its battery status and sound controls and has a retractable mic.These aren’t Bluetooth though, it requires a USB dongle attached to your PS3 to […]

Psyko Audio launches Carbon and Krypton gaming headsets
Psyko Audio Labs has just announced the addition of 2 new products to their gaming headset line: the Psyko Carbon and Psyko Krypton. Both headsets make use of PsykoWave audio technology “to deliver the most precise directional audio for instant positional awareness in gaming.” With 5 speakers strategically placed in throughout the headset and a subwoofer in each ear cup – users are promised a true 5.1 audio surround experience. […]

Razer Banshee StarCraft II Gaming Headset
Razer has a special gaming headset for those who love everything about StarCraft, coming in the form of the Razer Banshee StarCraft II Gaming Headset. Just as with many other Razer products, this one has been modeled to deliver maximum performance, comfort and sound isolation, thanks to a newly developed, multi-color APM (Actions-Per-Minute) Lighting System which will deliver real-time feedback on player performance. You will also be able to take […]

Turtle Beach Ear Force DX11 Gaming Headset delivers Dolby 7.1 Surround Sound
Audio technology in gaming hardware has progressed to such a level that one can now enjoy Dolby 7.1 Surround Sound in the form of the Turtle Beach Ear Force DX11 Gaming Headset, all crammed into a couple of earcups which should be able to deliver quite the rocking gaming experience on your PC or Xbox 360. Available as a Best Buy exclusive, the Turtle Beach Ear Force DX11 Gaming Headset […]

Plantronics GameCom 777 updated
Plantronics’ GameCom 777 USB surround sound headset has just received a refresh, where everything is internal so you won’t find any cosmetic changes. What makes this better than its predecessor would be the inclusion of simulated 7.1-surround sound instead of 5.1 previously. Apart from that, a hide-away mic that remains out of the way when not in use is also thrown into the mix. This mic will feature noise cancelling […]

Psyko 5.1 PC Gaming Headset System arrives Stateside
The Psyko 5.1 PC Gaming Headset System has finally made its way to the US, where it will offer full immersion 3D audio which more or less lets you precisely identify movements around you – essential if you’re knee deep in First Person Shooters, but otherwise not so useful if RTS and MMORPGs are more your cup of tea. Five speakers located around the headband will channel sound to the […]

SteelSeries Siberia v2 headset
SteelSeries is starting to get a hang of the gaming industry, having released their latest dedicated gaming handset known as the Siberia v2. This headphones will house an invisible retractable microphone that is suitable for in-game audio input, where you can pull it out of the left ear-cup when required. Within, the Siberia v2 will feature 50mm speakers that offer good bass and overall volume. Frequency response for the headset […]

Razer Megalodon USB Gaming Headset
Razer’s latest USB gaming headset, the Megalodon, will begin shipping from tomorrow onwards at 10am, taking its own sweet time to be launched since its initial announcement sometime last year. No idea on the reason behind the lag, but now that we can take advantage of the Megalodon, we sure hope it will help you improve your overall gaming experience. The Megalodon is different from the other gaming headsets in […]

Creative Fatal1ty Gaming Headset
Creative and pro-gamer Fatal1ty have come together yet again to release another Fatal1ty-branded peripheral in the form of the Gaming Headset. This professional-grade gaming equipment features 40mm neodymium drivers and 20-20,000 Hz range. Sounds (pun not intended) pretty OK, but bear in mind using similar equipment won’t turn you into some form of gaming deity overnight, it isn’t a RPG where donning a special piece of armor provides +10 to […]