Best Headphones For Gaming: Top Picks For Every Budget

Aadhya Khatri - Jul 25, 2020


Best Headphones For Gaming: Top Picks For Every Budget

To fully immerse in games, you need more than a competent PC, vivid visual and great audio, achieved with the best headphones for gaming, are also required

To fully immerse in games, you need more than just a competent PC, vivid visual and great audio, achieved with the best headphones for gaming, are also required.

HyperX Cloud Revolver S – One Of The Best Headphones For Gaming

Hyperx Cloud Revolver S
HyperX Cloud Revolver S comes with 7.1-channel surround sounds, made possible by Dolby’s signal processor

HyperX Cloud Revolver S comes with 7.1-channel surround sounds, made possible by Dolby’s signal processor. However, you will have to pay a hefty price to get it.

If you are in the mood to splurge, you will have top-notch sounds and pristine comfort in return. There is no denying that HyperX Cloud Revolver S is one of the best headphones for gaming 2020.

Pros:

  • Comfort
  • Excellent sounds

Cons:

  • Oddly-placed microphone
  • Longer than needed cable.

SteelSeries Arctis Pro

SteelSeries Arctis Pro
SteelSeries has long been the go-to brand for excellent audio and SteelSeries Arctis Pro delivers just that

SteelSeries has long been the go-to brand for excellent audio and SteelSeries Arctis Pro delivers just that.

This pair of cans is among the best headphones for gaming as it offers immersive surround sounds. And thanks to its digital to audio converter, or DAC, listening to music is enjoyable too.

The price point is also a problem but if you are after the best sounds possible, SteelSeries Arctis Pro is the one for you.

Pros:

  • DAC
  • Excellent sounds

Cons:

  • High price

Astro A50 Wireless (2019) – One Of The Best Bluetooth Headphones For Gaming

Astro A50 Wireless
Astro A50 Wireless series has been one of the best headphones for gaming for years and 2019 saw it was upgraded on several levels

Astro A50 Wireless series has been one of the best headphones for gaming for years and 2019 saw it was upgraded on several levels. In fact, it is among the top 10 headphones for gaming of last year.

The audio quality is still great, if not better. The look is now full black, which lends the cans a modern appearance. The docking station has been reduced in size.

However, bear in mind that this much quality and aesthetics come with a high price.

Pros:

  • Supreme comfort
  • Dolby Audio sounds

Cons:

  • High price

Beyerdynamic Custom Game

Beyerdynamic CUSTOM Game
Beyerdynamic CUSTOM Game is still worth paying for as it does well in two most important aspects, comfort, and sound

Again, if you want quality, there is no running away from paying a hefty price. The Beyerdynamic CUSTOM Game is among the best headphones for gaming. However, the pair doesn’t come with wireless connection or surround sounds.

But the Beyerdynamic CUSTOM Game is still worth paying for as it does well in two most important aspects, comfort, and sound.

Pros:

  • Audio quality is good
  • Excellent comfort

Cons:

  • Expensive

Corsair HS50 Stereo Gaming Headset

Corsair HS50
If you are on a budget, Corsair HS50 is one of the best headphones for gaming for you

While you cannot expect the best to come at a low price point, you can always look for the best possible with what you can pay.

If you are on a budget, Corsair HS50 is one of the best headphones for gaming for you. This pair of can offer mic and sound quality found in headsets double its price. The build is also good and exudes good quality feeling.

There is no Bluetooth connectivity nor 7.1 surround sound though. However, if you have no interest in these bells and whistles, Corsair HS50 is right up your alley.

Pros:

  • Value for money
  • Good sounds

Cons:

  • Easily-misplaced mic

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless
With the SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless, you have the best of both worlds, the comfort of wireless connection and high-quality lossless audio

Having a wire around is far from comfortable but many gamers have to make that sacrifice to ensure the best audio quality possible. However, with the SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless, you have the best of both worlds, the comfort of wireless connection and high-quality lossless audio.

These aren’t all the features that make SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless one of the best headphones for gaming. The dual-battery charging system is there to ensure longevity, reduce chances of fire, and increase mobility.

If you have the money for it and are on the lookout for a competent pair of wireless headphones, this is the one for you.

Pros:

  • Dual-battery charging system
  • Lossless audio

Cons:

  • High price

Creative Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition

Sound Blasterx H7
If you are on the market for comfort, quality, and a great look, Creative Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition is the one for you

Another well-known brand in the headphone sector is Creative and its Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition is the prime example of what the company is capable of.

While it could reuse the winning recipes that have made its name, Creative chose to, well, get creative and introduce a total overhaul, which results in a pair of headphones that don’t just look good but also sound good.

If you are on the market for comfort, quality, and a great look, Creative Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition is the one for you.

If this isn’t one of the best headphones for gaming, we don’t know what is.

Pros:

  • Comfort
  • Accurate and clear sounds

Cons:

  • Unbalanced mid and high sounds

>>> Top 15 Earphones And Headphones Under Rs. 2000 In India

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