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GENIUS GX-GAMING LYCHAS Foldable Gaming Headset (HS-G550)

They probably won't break if you throw them at the wall; this may be a good thing, since it's quite likely that you'll want to.

Agent24

Pros: Durable, Cheap(ish), They look nice enough.

Cons: Horribly uncomfortable, Low audio quality, Potential microphone crosstalk issue

I owned a pair of these for almost a year (unfortunately) – and I would not recommend them to most people. There are several reasons for this, but first I'll list the positives just for completeness, before delving into the murky depths of their underlying disappointment.     To point out the obvious: The Genius Lychas HS-G550 does indeed function as a headset, ie; it produces...
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Bass all over the place. Mids-Highs have taken a vaction.
Bass all over the place. Mids-Highs have taken a vaction.
Superb Gaming Headset for $100
Superb Gaming Headset for $100
Rather good headset
Rather good headset
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SKULLCANDY SLYR Circumaural Headset

SKULLCANDY SLYR Circumaural Headset

“I bought these due to morbid curiosity; Skullcandy made a gaming headset? I figured I try them out because I was getting tired of my X12s, which had replaced my X11s. The SLYRs have now replaced my X12s. One fact to know about these headphones are that they were mostly designed by Astro Gaming, as Skullcandy bought them. This changes everything The sound quality is astounding and...” --Koenigseggfire

100% Positive Reviews
Sennheiser G4ME ZERO Over-Ear Gaming Headset

Sennheiser G4ME ZERO Over-Ear Gaming Headset

“I was really excited about getting this headset for my setup.  I was pretty disappointed with them, though.  The sound isn't that great of quality and it doesn't muffle ambient noise at all.  It's almost like you don't even have headphones on while you are wearing them.  So if you are in an even remotely noisy setting and that is part of the reason for getting these, don't. ...” --Wolfgazm

75% Positive Reviews
RAZER Kraken Pro Circumaural Analog Gaming Headset - Black

RAZER Kraken Pro Circumaural Analog Gaming Headset - Black

“Wonderful headset. Very underrated because razer gets a lot of hate for being mainstream ” --kigisaru

75% Positive Reviews
Razer Tiamat 2.2

Razer Tiamat 2.2

“Just got these as an upgrade from my Philips SHG7980 headset. Straight out of the box, they sound great, no equalizer setting modification required. Just plug the headset and get immersed in movies and games. The bass is definitely what makes this headphone shine.   Club/rock/dubstep music: perfect with Asus Xonar DGX sound-card (dolby headphone: enabled) Gaming: best when used...” --b3roldan

67% Positive Reviews
Feenix Aria Studio Grade Hi-Fi Headphone and Mic

Feenix Aria Studio Grade Hi-Fi Headphone and Mic

“     Pros: Feels sturdy; Secure clamping force; Removable cables; Relatively balanced sound. Cons: Cramped soundstage; Lackluster sub-bass quality. Tonal Balance: Nearly balanced sound Style: Circumaural Over-Ear Listening Set-Up: Musicbee (FLAC/WASABI) -> Matrix HPA-3u Cost at Time of Review: $250   Reviewing Process The Aria were sent...” --keanex

100% Positive Reviews
HAVIT® HV-H2158U DAC Surround Sound Virtual 7.1 USB PC Computer Gaming Headset Headphone with Build-in 40mm Microphone, 7 Colors Breathing LED Light (Black + Orange)

HAVIT® HV-H2158U DAC Surround Sound Virtual 7.1 USB PC Computer Gaming Headset Headphone with Build-in 40mm Microphone, 7 Colors Breathing LED Light (Black + Orange)

“                                                              HAVIT HV-H2158U Headset...” --genclaymore

100% Positive Reviews
Mad Catz CD79051100A1/04/1 Call of Duty: Black Ops Dolby Digital True 5.1 ProGaming Headset for PC - Powered by TRITTON

Mad Catz CD79051100A1/04/1 Call of Duty: Black Ops Dolby Digital True 5.1 ProGaming Headset for PC - Powered by TRITTON

“Updated 12/3/2014 Tested Astro Mixamp and Slyr headphones Amazing setup as well little bassy but good for this game "tested in ghosts". Tritton ax pro true 5.1 Have owned these since 2011, I'm a hardcore gamer since Doom1 not an audiophile but my hearing is ultra sensitive I wouldn't know if I was one anyway. I know what has worked for me better than my stereo sets with sound separation and...” --GODJOEY

100% Positive Reviews
Razer HP-1 Barracuda 8-Channel Gaming Headphones

Razer HP-1 Barracuda 8-Channel Gaming Headphones

“These are my everyday gaming and music cans for like 10 years now through two sets of them. The bass response is unparalleled with USB powered built-in amplification and a dedicated 40 mm subwoofer driver. I imagine to get the same bass you would have to buy another can with a dedicated bass driver, and some do exist from different makers, but no one did it as clean as the razer barracuda....” --indopler

100% Positive Reviews
Astro A50 Wireless Headset

Astro A50 Wireless Headset

“I've owned this headset for about 1 year now I purchased it through this twitter account I follow called IGN deals. Got it for $200. I play regularly everyday for 4+ hours. And I see why there are no reviews for this headset considering it is one of the best and thats just what it's known for. It has a switch that gives you 3 different eq settings. The wireless receiver gives you the option for...” --MillzBaby

100% Positive Reviews
Sennheiser G4ME ONE Over-Ear Gaming Headset

Sennheiser G4ME ONE Over-Ear Gaming Headset

“ So the Game One seemed like the answer to all my gaming needs, especially as an upgrade to my ageing Logitech G430/230. An integrated volume control and mutable mic go towards this being an amazing all round headset for gaming. The build quality is very nice and I love the styling of the headset (Black/Red). The sound is very clear, compared to other gaming headsets I have used including...” --Thekarma

100% Positive Reviews
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