HE ADSET S
turtle beach stealth 600
£89.99/$99.95 BEST NEW HEADSET Turtle Beach reckons these wireless cans will give you ‘Superhuman Hearing’. A dubious claim, but the audio is certainly great, with virtual surround sound helping you to identify where any would-be assassins are creeping up from.
Raz er Krak en Tournam ent Ed ition
£ 99.99/$ 99.99 BEST VAL UE This headset’s quality belies its mid-range price point. With a comfortable design and 50mm drivers that deliver a clear, loud THX spacial surround sound that’s great for online play, it’s the perfect compromise of performance and cost.
SOUND BL ASTER X H7 TOURNAMENT EDITION
£ 79.99/$ 99.99 BEST FOR AUDIO These pro-level headphones boast upgraded 50mm drivers for crystal-clear surround sound, great mic quality and noise cancellation. Adapts to other forms of media well, perfect for Fortnite as much as for blockbuster movies. Comfy cans too.
Tu rtle Beach Elite Pro 2
£ 229.99/$ 249.95 BEST HIGH-END We’re all looking for that competitive edge when it comes to multiplayer games, and if you’ve got the dosh, this headset is superior. Its spacial sound is really something and it’s super comfortable and sturdy, too – with a kind of brutalist, ergonomic yet stylish design.
Off icial xbox Stereo Heads et
£ 39.99/$ 59.99 BEST BUDGET The official Xbox One headset produced by Microsoft – it’s cheap, but it delivers a full range of rich stereo audio. It also has a unidirectional mic and handy controls over both game and chat audio volumes. It’s light too, weighing just 9oz/255g, with fabric ear cups for comfy long sessions.