Best Prime Day gaming headset deals 2020: The best sales you can still shop

After months of waiting, Prime Day has come and gone. However, it’s still savings galore out there with big discounts on PCs, gaming laptops, monitors, headphones, and more. If you’re a fledgling Twitch streamer or a Fortnite tournament junkie, you know the right gaming headset is a must-have gadget in any gamer’s arsenal. We rounded up the best post Prime Day gaming headset deals live right now to make your shopping experience easier. The sale may have ended, but the savings are still going, so keep this page open in your browser for more updates.

Today’s best Prime Day gaming headset deals

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Razer Kraken Tournament Edition Gaming Headset

$70 $100
Razer's Kraken Tournament Edition Gaming Headset provides audio realism so that you are fully immersed in your game while the noise-cancelling microphone makes for crystal clear communication.
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Razer Kraken Gaming Headset

$61 $80
Immerse yourself in your gameplay with Razer Kraken headset's surround sound and noise-isolating mic. The cushions are also cooling gel-infused for extra comfort.
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HyperX Cloud II 7.1 Surround Sound Wired Gaming Headset

$80 $100
The HyperX Cloud series is one of our enduring favorites, and at this discount, the Cloud II is a serious contender for the best gaming headset that you can get for less than 100 bucks.
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Turtle Beach Recon 50X Wired Gaming Headset

$25 $30
Gamers on a budget should pick up this wireless gaming headset, which works with PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Mac. In-line controls ensure you'll always be heard - and they're lightweight and comfy too.
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Razer Kraken Ultimate RGB USB Gaming Headset, Classic Black

$92 $130
A popular name in the gaming community, the Razer Kraken headset offers surround sound and is also noise cancelling for an immersive gaming experience.
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HyperX Cloud Stinger Core Gaming Headset

$29 $40
This wired gaming headset is the perfect way to communicate with your teammates in the heat of battle. It's quite affordable and is perfect for PS4 and PS5 gaming.
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Razer BlackShark V2 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

$90 $100
This Razer BlackShark V2 features THX Audio which reproduces a next-level surround sound field for more game immersion. Its microphone can cancel noise to ensure crystal clear in-game chat every time.
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Corsair Virtuoso SE Wireless 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

$190 $210
Designed for fully immersive audio, the Corsair Virtuoso SE wireless gaming headset is an easy way to propel yourself into your games head-first with sound to transform any game into a marvel.
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Razer Cynosa Lite Keyboard, Viper Mouse, & Kraken X Lite Headset Power Up Bundle

$69 $160
With a Cynosa Lite keyboard, wired Viper mouse, and Kraken X Lite over-ear headset, the Razer Power Up bundle gives you three must-have gaming accessories for an incredible price.
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Logitech G533 7.1 Surround Sound Wireless Gaming Headset

$74 $150
The Logitech G533 is one of the most popular wireless over-ear gaming headsets on the market, and this is your chance to grab them at an unbeatable price.
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Hyperx Cloud Alpha Pro Wired Gaming Headset

$70 $100
Designed for prolonged gaming, this headset works with PC, PS4, PS5 and Xbox series. Its memory foam cups ensure your comfort, while the noise-cancellation mic keeps comms crystal clear.
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RUNMUS Gaming Headset

$26 $43
This headset is compatible with PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Soft ear cups ensure comfort during long gaming sessions, while quality simulated surround sound provides an immersive experience
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Corsair Void Elite Wired 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

$66 $80
A sleek angular design, breathable mesh memory foam earcups, 50mm drivers, and virtual 7.1 surround sound make the Corsair Void Elite a great upgrade pick over super-cheap headsets.
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Mpow EG3 Pro Wired Gaming Headset

$18 $30
You may not guess that the Mpow EG3 Pro headset is built for gaming, but a built-in mic, plush leatherette ear cups, 50mm drivers, and suspension headband make it a great super-cheap option.
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Corsair HS60 Pro Wired 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

$50 $70
Corsair makes some of the best gaming accessories on the market, and its HS60 Pro wired headset is no exception. Even at its normal price it's a solid value, but this discount makes it a steal.
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Corsair HS70 Pro Gaming Headset

$80 $100
Attractive cream-on-black aesthetics, a plushy over-ear design, solid build quality, and and a completely detachable mic make the Corsair HS70 Pro one of the best gaming headsets for less than $100.
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Turtle Beach Ear Force Recon 50P Gaming Headset

$25 $30
Leatherette earcups, 40mm drivers, and an adjustable high-sensitivity mic make the Turtle Beach Recon 50P headset a great value if you're on a budget but want something that's not too bare-bones.
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Corsair HS35 Wired Gaming Headset

$35 $40
With a comfortable headband and plush memory foam ear cups, this gaming headset is comfortable for all-day gaming on PC and console and has a detachable mic for comms.
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Logitech G935 Wireless DTS:X 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset

$130 $170
North of $120, you'll see some great headsets with wireless connectivity and 7.1 surround sound like the Logitech G935, which has virtual 360-degree audio tuned by DTS:X.
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Dark Matter by Monoprice Supernova Wired 7.1 Surround Sound Headset

$40 $52
If you aren't equipped with a surround sound home theater, the Dark Matter by Monoprice Supernova headset can deliver just as well for an unbeatable price.
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Turtle Beach Battle Buds Wired Stereo Gaming Earbuds with Mic

$20 $30
If over-ear headphones are too bulky, then these low-profile earbuds -- complete with built-in microphone -- are a great alternative with a super-small footprint.
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SteelSeries Arctis 3 Wired Gaming Headset

$65 $70
No list of gaming headsets is complete without SteelSeries. Its Arctis 3 is a very solid (and cheap) pair that offers great sound, a built-in ClearCast mic, and comfortable around-ear cups.

How to choose a gaming headset

There are a few things to keep in mind when choosing your new gaming headset. The first question is if you’re looking for a wired or wireless headset. Wireless headsets are usually slightly pricier but allow you to speak to your team even when you’re getting a cold drink from the kitchen. They are heavier though, so if you need something lighter go for a wired headset. The second thing to keep in mind is comfort. See what the headband and earcups are made out of. Having a headband that’s adjustable is really important because you want to make sure it fits your head perfectly. The earcup can be made from cheaper materials like faux leather and fabric or more expensive materials like memory foam. Memory foam is definitely the better option but fabric or faux leather is also pretty comfortable on your ears. The only difference is that leather-style material has a longer shelf life than fabric.

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The type of earcup is also something to keep in mind. Open earcups are less insulated but are more breathable which makes them a better choice if you live in hot climates and want to ear your headset for extended amounts of time. Closed earcups have infinitely better sound as it blocks out all the noise outside your headphones. This is great if you prefer high sound quality and require better bass. You also want to know what kind of sound the headphones offer. Is it basic stereo, surround sound, or dimensional sound? Depending on the sound quality you want, you need to see which headset offers you that capability. You also want to check that the console you choose works with the more advanced surround or dimensional sound.

The last thing to note is the mic attached to your headset. You want to get a microphone that offers noise-canceling, noise-isolation, and muting features. These are small additions but are required if you’re a tournament gamer and want your voice to be as clear as it can be. Stick to these tips and take advantage of these post Prime Day gaming headset deals to add to a new pair of headphones to your gaming arsenal.

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