Gaming Headset Black Friday 2019 Deals

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Gaming headsets usually include features that can enhance your gaming experience – like virtual surround sound and mic monitoring. But they are also usually more expensive than regular headphones, which makes Black Friday one of the best times to buy them at discounted prices. Below are gaming headsets that are on sale this Black Friday 2019.

HyperX Cloud Alpha

HyperX Cloud Alpha

Original Price: $99.99
Black Friday Price: $79.99

Compatible for both PC and console gaming, the HyperX Cloud Alpha is a good-sounding headset with a detachable boom mic that works great even in a noisy environment. It’s a wired over-ear headset featuring an aluminum frame and closed-back ear cups with memory foam padding. Its braided audio cable is detachable and has an inline remote for basic controls.

While not as premium-looking as more expensive gaming headsets, the HyperX Cloud Alpha is a well-built headset that feels sturdy and durable. It’s comfortable to use for long gaming sessions, with its wired connection removing any worries about running out of battery in the middle of a game.

PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset (2018)

PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset (2018)

Original Price: $99.99
Black Friday Price: $69.99

If you have a PS4 or PS4 Pro, the new PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset is one of the best wireless over-ear headsets that you can get for $100 or less. It’s a closed-back headset that includes a USB transmitter for wireless connectivity and an audio cable for wired connectivity. It’s better-built than the previous model and can run up to around eight hours on a single charge with the volume set to medium.

Whether you mostly play online multiplayer games or prefer single-player games such as God of War, Kingdom Hearts III, and Horizon Zero Dawn, the new PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset is great for PS4 gaming. It has an effective on-cup control scheme that includes dedicated controls for activating the virtual surround sound and balancing the game and chat audio. While it’s mainly marketed for PS4 and PlayStation VR gaming, this headset is also good for gaming on PC, PS3, and PS Vita.

Turtle Beach Stealth 600

Turtle Beach Stealth 600

Original Price: $99.99
Black Friday Price: $69.99

The Turtle Beach Stealth 600 is a wireless over-ear headset with a comfortable design for long gaming sessions. It’s lightweight and glasses-friendly and has spacious ear cups with mesh fabric for better breathability. Its boom mic is non-detachable but can be easily muted by folding it up.

Unlike many other wireless headsets, the Turtle Beach Stealth 600 doesn’t come with an audio cable for switching to a wired connection. But on the bright side, it has a great battery life, capable of running up to 15 hours on a single charge. There are two versions of this product: The blue PS4 model includes a USB transmitter for connecting to a PS4, PC, or Nintendo Switch, while the green Xbox One model doesn’t include a USB dongle and connects directly to an Xbox One.

HyperX Cloud II

HyperX Cloud II

Original Price: $99.99
Black Friday Price: $59.99

The HyperX Cloud II is wired over-ear headset that sounds good and is comfortable to use for long gaming sessions. It has an aluminum frame and memory foam pads, with HyperX also including an extra pair of velour pads. Like the HyperX Cloud Alpha, it has an excellent detachable boom mic for voice chat.

A closed-back headset, the HyperX Cloud II is compatible with pretty much any device that has a regular analog port, including mobile devices. It also includes a USB adapter with an inline control hub featuring separate volume and mic controls and a dedicated button for enabling the virtual surround sound.

Turtle Beach Recon 200

Turtle Beach Recon 200

Original Price: $59.99
Black Friday Price: $34.99

Featuring on-cup controls with volume and mic monitoring wheels, the Turtle Beach Recon 200 is a wired gaming headset. But unlike most other wired headsets, it’s battery-powered due to its active sound amplification. It has a rechargeable battery that can run for more than 12 hours per charge, which is good for long gaming sessions.

With its always-on bass boost, the Turtle Beach Recon 200 is great for action-packed games like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare and Battlefield V. It’s comfortable to use despite its rather cheap build quality and features a boom mic with a convenient swivel-to-mute function.

HyperX Cloud Stinger

HyperX Cloud Stinger

Original Price: $49.99
Black Friday Price: $29.99

The HyperX Cloud Stinger is a wired over-ear headset with a closed-back design. It’s one of the best budget gaming headsets under $50. Its build quality and sound quality are both decent for the price, while its mic is excellent and works well even in a noisy environment. Since it has a regular analog cable, it can be used for gaming on PC, consoles, and mobile devices.

Equipped with memory foam pads, the HyperX Cloud Stinger is comfortable to use for gaming marathons. It’s lightweight and doesn’t feel too tight on the head. You can use it for different kinds of games, with its on-cup volume slider and swivel-to-mute mic function allowing for easy controls while in the middle of a game.