Sadly, very few of us have the ability to crank a sound system up loud and game at all hours of the day; surrounded by the ambiance of the virtual carnage unleashing around us. That's where the importance of having a good headset comes in; bringing that surround to you - whether you're on a budget, wanting to stay connected or looking to go true wireless.
- Cheap headsets: browse the current reduced budget options at Amazon
- Wireless headsets: rid yourself of cables with these Prime Day discounts
- Wired headsets: stay plugged in and save a few more bucks at Amazon
Amazon quick links: the brands to be watching out for
- Razer: some of the company's best headsets are 50% off today
- Acer: there's money off some great budget options this Prime Day
- Corsair: save up to $60 on select wireless surround sound models
- HyperX: deep discounts on console-specific headsets and PC variants
- JBL: save up to $70 on certain Quantum gaming headsets
- Logitech: save up to 54% on some wired G-series headsets
- SteelSeries: many Arctics models are now under $100
There are three basic things to consider when buying a headset this Prime Day - whether it's wired or wireless, the quality of the mic, and its surround sound capabilities.
This way, you can ensure that you'll be buying a headset that not only sounds good but makes sure that you sound crystal clear when in the thick of it with your team; where cutting through the noise matters most.
With that said, we've weighed up many popular headsets against these principles to ensure that you get a good set that will serve you well for a long time to come.
The best Prime Day headset deals
If you're interested in a HyperX Cloud gaming headset but these haven't been in your price range - or to your taste - that's not a problem; the company has even cheaper models for both current-gen consoles and PC.
- HyperX CloudX Stinger Core - Made for Xbox |
$40$24.99 at Amazon
- HyperX Cloud Stinger Core - Made for PlayStation 4/5 |
$40$24.99 at Amazon
If those Razer headsets haven't quite hit the mark, fear not, because there are other budget-friendly Kraken models that might fit that gap.
- Razer Kraken Lightweight Wired - Quartz Pink |
- Razer Kraken Lightweight Wired - Blue |
$79$44.99 at Amazon