These are the best gaming headsets — wired, wireless, budget, and more — to buy in 2023.
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The HyperX Cloud III Wireless is a sleek, well-built, great-sounding wireless headset. But it only connects via 2.4GHz wireless — and that’s surprisingly limiting.
Corsair’s HS80MAX Wireless is a versatile, comfortable gaming headset that pairs strong surround sound with a top-notch headset microphone.
Razer has updated its BlackShark V2 Pro headset for 2023 with a new super wideband boom mic, Bluetooth 5.2, and a USB-C port.
Turtle Beach’s new Stealth Pro wireless headset has 50mm drivers, a detachable boom mic, ANC, and a swappable battery system. But it still sort of misses the mark.
Audeze’s newest wireless gaming headset brings the stellar sound we expect from 90mm planar magnetic drivers, but it’s definitely not perfect.
The Audeze LCD-GX is a gaming headset that sounds so good, non-gaming audiophiles will want to take a look.
The Corsair HS55 Wireless Core offers affordable dual-mode wireless, but falls short in sound and microphone quality.
The Cooler Master CH331 is a plug and play surround sound headset for beginner gamers and streamers.
The Arena Wireless Mic is a wireless, on-ear mic designed to work with speakers (which it does, very well), but it’s pretty expensive for such a specific product.
The Logitech G735 is a white wireless gaming headset designed to be “inclusive,” but it’s not that special.
Razer's Barracuda Pro is an excellent-sounding, understated headset with a great case. But there's more than a little room for improvement.
Corsair’s HS80 RGB USB offers great audio quality, a fantastic mic, and quirky-but-comfortable design, but lacks connectivity options for non-PC gamers.
Corsair’s latest mid-range headset, the HS65 Surround, delivers excellent audio while upping comfort to new levels.