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Best value gaming headphones in 2017

When it comes to gaming accessories, headphones might be the least appreciated crucial element to nailing the right setup.

Thankfully there are plenty of great headphones on the market at plenty of different price ranges. Finding the right set for you and getting the bang for your buck is as simple as putting some time in. Let us help with that.

These are some of the best value gaming headphones in 2017.

5. Sades SA902-


While Sades doesn’t have the giant status of some tech companies, it certainly produces a quality headset for the price. This is very evident in its ratings across the web on sites like Amazon.

The SA902, currently marked at $26.99 on sale at Amazon, isgreat value pickup at that price, and perfectly fine pair of headphones for your setup.

Its description on Amazon reads:

-          Sades high-performance decoding chip, USB 7.1 channel surround sound effect for PC gamers with LED light. Experience an immersive 360-degree sound field that lets you hear what you can't see.

-          Unique 4-pieces of reinforced padded headband offers levels of height adjustment for perfect fit. Extreme soft, comfortable and ventilate protein ear cushions guarantees hours of gaming comfort.

-          The microphone is flexible for exact positioning. Spotlight design on the earcups. Little smart in-line Remote Control for sound and Mic.

-          Updated closed earcups design USB PC Gaming Headset covers ears entirely. Cut out external sound effectively, and with none of the irritating 'seashell effect' many headsets suffer.

-          Compatible with Windows XP, Windows 10, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1. Drivers Ready to Download. MAC Generic Use. No Drivers.”

4. Logitech G230


Logitech is one of the most respected companies when it comes to technology, and quality headphones for a very reasonable price is yet another extension of that.

The G230, currently marked at $34.99, boasts thousands of positive reviews across the web for its comfort and quality, especially in its price range. While some complain about its toughness, as long as you take good care of your pair it will perform and perform well for years.

Its description on Amazon reads:

-          “High Quality Stereo Sound for Gaming

-          Soft and Durable Cloth Earpads, Lightweight Design

-          Folding, noise-cancelling boom mic: Reduces background noise for clear voice pick up and rotates up and out of the way

-          On-cable sound controls: Volume dial and mute switch are close at hand for quick audio adjustments

-          System Requirements - Windows 8, Windows 7, or Linux operating system, Headset and microphone inputs.”

3. Hyper X Cloud II


You’ve probably seen the name Hyper X in esports as a sponsor, where it plays a very pivotal role for gaming. Beyond just that, however, Hyper X makes some amazing gaming equipment.

The Hyper X Cloud II, currently marked at $93.93, is a great deluxe purchase for wonderful comfort and longevity at its price point.

Its description on Amazon reads:

-          “USB Audio Sound Card with 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound

-          53mm Drivers Neodymium Magnets

-          Noise Cancelling Microphone via Inline Sound Card

-          Echo Cancelling via Inline Sound Card

-          15-25kKhz Frequency Response

-          Memory foam ear pads with extra set of Velour ear pads and Detachable Microphone

-          TeamSpeak Certified - Voice Chat Optimized

-          Compatibility - USB 7.1 Connectivity for PC & Mac. Stereo compatible with PS4, Xbox One (Xbox One Stereo Adapter Required, not included)”

It also comes in different colors as well.

2. Steelseries Artis 5-


Steelseries is another major name in gaming accessories, especially in the area of headphones. It’s continuous line of Artis model headphones are very popular and allow for the buyer to choose which level their budget best reaches. The series goes up to 7 and beyond, but we are looking at the Steelseries Artis 5.

The Steelseries Artis 5, currently marked at $89.99, is one of the best value purchases in the Artis line, and has plenty of great reviews across the web.

Its description on Amazon reads:

-          Arctis perfectly contours to your head while evenly distributing the weight of the headset across the entire Ski Goggle band ; Weighs 9.9 ounces

-          The ClearCast microphone uses a proprietary bidirectional design delivering unmatched sound clarity and background noise cancellation.

-          Enjoy a premium 3D audio experience with DTS Headphone:X 7.1 Surround on PC, stereo audio on Mac, PS4, XBox ONE, VR, and mobile.

-          Stay cool, dry, and comfy with exclusive AirWeave performance-fabric ear cushions.”

1. Pecham Beexcellent headset -


Pecham is perhaps less known by gamers, but for budget headphones the Bexcellent gaming headset is a fantastic value at its current sale price.

The Pecham Bexcellent headset, marked at $19.99 currently on sale, is a wonderful option for comfort and quality with very little budget wiggle room.

For this reason, it earns its high spot on the list.

It is described on Amazon with:

-          “Perfect Sound and Noise Reduction Microphone - High precision 40mm driver, bring you vivid sound field, sound clarity, sound shock feeling, capable of various games.

-          Comfortable to wear - This gaming headphone uses super soft Over-ear pads, which is more comfortable for long time wear, and it is a great headphone for game player.

-          Convenient to use - Line is equipped with a rotary volume controller, one key Mic mute. With adjustable headband, you can adjust the headset to proper position.

-          Superior Compatibility - Fits for most of device with 3.5mm headphone/microphone port. It's suitable for the VR Mobile Phone (iphone/Samsuny/Huawei/LG, etc.) PC / Laptop / Tablet / PS4 / PSP / New Xbox one.

-          Cool looking with LED light - Glaring LED lights are designed on the earcups, highlighting the atmosphere of the game.”



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