Quality audio gear often costs a pretty penny, and that's before peripheral makers jack up the price for products aimed at gamers. Black Friday is one of the best times to buy a gaming headset without feeling like you overpaid. Here are a handful that stand out from the crowd. And don't forget to get check out list of the —if you find one of those marked down, it's a double score!
We'll kick things off with a headset that did make our list as one of the best in the wireless category. It's the Steelseries Siberia 800. The memory foam pads keep it comfortable for extended gaming sessions while the drivers inside deliver top-end virtual surround. Our main gripe is the price tag, but that's what Black Friday shopping is for. You can currently .
Amazon also has a nice markdown on the Logitech G633 Artemis Spectrum RGB, a 7.1 surround sound gaming headset with excellent sound separation and chat audio. with the G633 that it made tough to recommend at its MSRP, but with a , it's far easier to overlook its flaws.
If you prefer the wireless route, we found the . It's another 7.1 surround sound headset that's much more attractive on sale versus its $160 MSRP.
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OUR PICK: Sennheiser PC350 Special Edition (Brown Box version): $170 off: full size earcups, noise cancelling microphone, collapsible design—deal ends Sunday.
Creative Draco HS880 Gaming Headset: (save $20)
Creative Sound Blaster Inferno Gaming Headset: (save $25)
HyperX CloudX Revolver Gears of War 4 Edition: $30 off: Gears of War 4 theme, Gears Packs DLC for Gears of War 4. This headset is also our . Great sound and great comfort all in one.
MSI DS502: $15 off: 40mm drivers, 7.1 virtual surround, 10-band equalizer, intelligent vibration system
Razer Kraken 7.1 Chroma 7.1: $23 off: 40mm drivers, 7.1 virtual surround sound, retractable digital microphone
Roccat Kave XTD: : 50mm drivers, rotatable and detachable microphone, steamlined in-cable remote
Roccat Kave XTD 5.1 Digital: $50 off: 5.1 surround sound, Bluetooth pairing for making/receiving calls, noise cancelling mic
Steelseries Siberia 350: $15 off: 7.1 surround sound, retractable mic, suspension headband design
SteelSeries Siberia 200 Gaming Headset (formerly Siberia v2): (save $19)
Turtle Beach Ear Force Z11: (save $8)
SteelSeries Siberia 650 Gaming Headset: (save $50)
SteelSeries Siberia Elite World of Warcraft: $100, SteelSeries direct (save $110)
AKG Pro Audio K612PRO Reference Studio Headphone: (save £32)
Astro A50 Wireless: £140, Argos (save £110)
Corsair Gaming H2100 Wireless 7.1: (save £15)
Corsair Void RGB: £14 off: 50mm drivers, noise-cancelling microphone, RGB lighting
Creative Sound Blaster XH3: (save £20)
HyperX Cloud Stinger: (save £20)
Logitech G430: £37 off: 7.1 surround, folding noise-cancelling mic, 40mm drivers, Dolby Headphone software
Plantronics GameCom 788: £40 off: 7.1 surround, USB connectivity, on-ear controls
Plantronics P80 Wireless gaming headset: (save £5)
Razer Man O' War wireless 7.1: (save £17)
Razer Kraken Pro 2015 2: (save £10)
Roccat Renga 2.1: (save £25)
Steelseries Siberia 200: £24 off: 50mm drivers, in-line volume control and mute, lightweight suspension construction
Turtle Beach PX24: (save £25)
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