Tagged: headset

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...

#CES2018: crazybaby Air (NANO) First Impressions

During CES 2018, I was introduced to crazybaby™, a company that has an eye-catching sense for personal audio design. Meet crazybaby’s latest release–the Air by crazybaby ⁽ᴺᴬᴺᴼ⁾ which are strikingly colorful true wireless stereo headphones. Available in 10 different colors, the Air by crazybaby ⁽ᴺᴬᴺᴼ⁾ feature HiFi sound, Bluetooth 5.0, an in-ear mic, and a charging pod. During CES 2018, I was given a prototype to take for a spin and have been using them...

Sony Electronics: WH-1000XM2

Sony WH-1000XM2 Noise-Canceling Headphone Review

Reasons for wanting, or even needing, a wireless noise-canceling headset might vary: What if your office switched to an open layout and you’re finding it difficult to focus with tons of noise going on all around you? What if you just want to tune out your surroundings during your morning or evening commute? What if you’re just looking for a handsfree solution for your workouts? If any of the preceding might apply to you, then...

CES 2018 – HyperX Cloud Flight Wireless Gaming Headset Review

HyperX has been getting better and better with their headset releases, pushing out respectable products at very competitive price points. The HyperX Cloud Stinger we reviewed back in 2016 went for a laughable 50 bucks and sold like hot cakes at Pax West 2016. The HyperX Cloud Alpha we reviewed after that takes the quality even higher with its dual chamber drivers while still staying under $100. At CES 2018, HyperX showcased their latest products:...