Tagged: headset

LucidSound LS35X Wireless Xbox One Headset Review – No Dongles!

When we reviewed LucidSound’s LS30 headset back in 2016, we loved everything about the headset. It easily made it onto our 2016 Holiday Gift Guide as a headset with some of the most sleekest control interfaces we’ve seen on a gaming headset. The only wish we had for the LS30 was for it come back without wires. Well, now LucidSound did more than grant that wish. They reengineered their latest console-specific headset and went as...

Plantronics BackBeat FIT 3100 Wireless Sport Headset Review

Next up on our tour of 2018 Plantronics products lands us in the active-wear and sport realm. Plantronics rode their tried and true BackBeat FIT sport wireless headset for quite a while before coming out with the BackBeat FIT 300, which we reviewed last year right around this time. The BackBeat FIT 300 came with exceptional comfort and stability, making it an excellent wireless workout companion. Admittedly, after reviewing that product, we could not help...

Plantronics BackBeat GO 810 – Active Noise Canceling Headset Review

Right in time to start availability before the holidays, Plantronics has released an assortment of wireless listening products for both casual listening and fitness. Here we will go over their latest product for my favorite listening style, the wireless over-ear Plantronics BackBeat GO 810. Going for an approachable $149.99, the BackBeat GO 810 uses the general silhouette of the Plantronics 2016 flagship BackBeat PRO 2. Yet, it strips away subtle features to make a more...

PAX West 2018: Razer to Release New ESports-Ready Keyboard, Headset and Mouse

At Pax West 2018, Razer unveiled not one, not two, but three new gaming pc peripherals aiming to raise the level cap. This set of separately-sold Razer accessories are designed for esports athletes and are coming right around the corner. Let’s dive into the new Razer BlackWidow Elite keyboard, Razer Kraken Tournament Edition headset and Razer Mamba Wireless Mouse. Razer BlackWidow Elite Keyboard The product that’s closest to availability is the Razer BlackWidow Elite, going...

E3 2018 - Astro Zelda A10

E3 2018: First Look at ASTRO’s new Zelda-themed Nintendo Switch A10 Headset

Nintendo X ASTRO Gaming Headsets are headed your way this holiday season! During E3 2018, ASTRO revealed a new partnership with Nintendo where they will develop a variety of special edition headsets, speaker tags, and accessories featuring some of Nintendo’s most iconic franchises. We got a chance to take a peek at one of the first new headsets—a Zelda-themed Nintendo Switch™ A10 Headset. Celebrating the critically acclaimed The Legend of Zelda™: Breath of the Wild, the Nintendo Switch...

Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition Headset Review

We sure do enjoy jumping back and forth between Plantronics lifestyle and gaming headset reviews don’t we? Well, it’s time to hop back over to the gaming side of Plantronics. Now we’re going to cover the new reimagining of the Plantronics RIG 500E headset we reviewed back in 2016. The Plantronics RIG 500 PRO eSports Edition headset, announced during E3 2018, is the new full upgrade from the RIG 500E. It is a closed-back wired...

E3 2018: Dell / Alienware Showcases New Wireless Headset, Mouse & Dell Gaming Tower

At E3 2018, Dell and Alienware showcased and debut a collection of gaming products. They revisited their gaming mouse design from last year to bring forth an even more customizable Elite Gaming Mouse solution in the form of the AW959. Giving yet another approachable gaming desktop option for users that are not ready to make the technological or monetary plunge of an Alienware purchase, the new Dell Inspiron Gaming Desktop with AMD Ryzen 2 aims...

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Headset for PS4 & PC – Review

The SteelSeries Arctis collection of headsets has been one of my favorite gaming headset lines since its release. The SteelSeries Arctis headset is an effective and impressive blend of style and performance, where the headset itself sports a very approachable and sleek appearance. Often, gaming headsets are designed in flashy and techy fashions, with the frequent addition of bright LED’s. While this look is right at home with gamers, many would not want to take...

Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 Wireless Headphone Review

Plantronics is always dabbling across various headphone markets, whether it is for business, sport, gaming, or just casual listening. They also have products across various price tiers, ranging anywhere between premium level high-performance products in the hundreds and cost-conscious products that are $99 or less. Here, we have such a product. Plantronics recently released the $99 BackBeat GO 600 Bluetooth over-ear headset. However just because it is at a very affordable price point, it doesn’t...

Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset Review

Logitech G has been continuing their work on their PRO line of e-sports-geared products.  It began with the Logitech G PRO Gaming Mouse and the Logitech G PRO Gaming Keyboard. The Logitech G PRO Gaming Keyboard, reviewed here, was a hit with us with its 10-keyless build, onboard memory, and overall solid make. Next up for us to take a look at is the just-released and now-shipping Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset. Let’s dive right...

Sonarworks True-Fi : Unlock Studio Sound In Your Headphones

Sonarworks is a European audio software developer founded in 2013, specializing in software solutions used by top studio mixers and sound mastering engineers. Their expertise runs deep in the recording studio industry, where their software Reference drives the work of sound creators on headphones and speakers. Here, they took that expertise and packaged it in a solution for us, the consumers. In an effort to bring studio quality listening to our headphones, Sonarworks introduced the...