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We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in gaming headset & headphones.

SteelSeries Arctis 7 wireless gaming headset review

A good headset that can fulfill all your gaming needs can be a tough find. SteelSeries has made the search simple with the Arctis 7, which has put all other headsets in its class on notice that there’s a new king in… See Full Review »

Our Score 10

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Sennheiser X 320 Review

  • Excellent audio quality
  • Convenient “flip-to-mute” microphone
  • Microphone sounds clear and cancels noise well
  • Control module comes with security clip
  • Awkward fitting
  • Not equipped to work with PS3 or PC
  • No microphone monitoring in headset
  • Pricey for a wired headset
Our Score 7

Turtle Beach Earforce X42 Review

  • Immersive sound
  • High-fidelity audio
  • Superior wireless range
  • Excellent microphone
  • Great battery life
  • Not a substitute for true surround sound
  • “Surround angle” settings not useful
  • No analog cables included
Our Score 7.5

Turtle Beach Ear Force X12 Review

  • Great sound
  • Microphone Monitor lets you hear yourself talk
  • Comfortable for long-term use
  • Very long cable
  • In-line amp and control located too close to head
  • No clip for in-line amp/controls
Our Score 8.5

Tritton Warhead 7.1 Review

  • Top-quality sound in games
  • Microsoft wireless security chip with easiest…
  • Exceptionally good battery life
  • Two batteries included, so one can charge while…
  • Comfortable, sturdy build
  • Conveniently placed audio controls prone to…
  • Snug fit results in sweaty ears during long play…
  • Virtual surround sound will never replace true…
Our Score 9

Razer Electra Review

  • Deep, controlled bass
  • Sensitive enough for all devices
  • Solid build quality
  • Soft, luxurious earpads
  • Just a bit of artificially bright treble
  • In-line microphone lacks controls
  • No accessories
  • Bulky
Our Score 8

Sony Pulse Elite Edition Review

  • Outstanding, high-fidelity audio
  • Built-in rechargeable battery
  • Engaging “bass impact” feature
  • Convenient, flexible wireless solution
  • No USB charging cable inlcuded
  • Some users may find headband uncomfortable
  • Underwhelming virtual surround performance
Our Score 8.5

Cooler Master Storm Sirus Review

  • Excellent build quality
  • Great for gaming once settings are adjusted
  • Good value
  • Desktop control works great
  • Bass is way too overwhelming
  • Volume control works in reverse
  • Not good for music playback
Our Score 8

Turtle Beach Ear Force X32 Review

  • Terrific sound quality
  • Handy auxiliary input
  • Four EQ presets
  • Comfortable for long-term use
  • Auto-off conserves battery life
  • Persistent buzz in left channel
  • Limited range, finicky transmitter
  • Spatial expander effect is distracting
Our Score 7.5