Audio

XPG Precog S Wired Gaming Headset Review

XPG is the gaming arm of the computer component company Adata, which is particularly well known for its hard drives. They’ve come out with quite a few gaming peripherals in the last few years and one of their more popular items was the Precog headset. Now, XPG has...

9 Best Headsets for Halo Infinite in 2023

Fans of Halo Infinite agree: few games offer quite the same immersive experience. And great sound quality is a big part of the fun. With multiplayer mode now available, communication between players is more important than ever. On that note, here’s a ranking of the...

Rode X XDM-100 USB Microphone Review

Rode has long been a trusted name in the audio industry. The company has recently launched a new sub-brand called Rode X, which is focused exclusively on gamers and streamers. As part of this new launch, Rode X has come out with two new microphones: the XCM-50...

Rode X XCM-50 USB Microphone Review

Rode has been a trusted name in microphones for years, and they have just launched a new gaming and streaming-oriented brand called Rode X. Part of this new launch is the release of two new microphones, one of which is a USB condenser mic called the XCM-50. Photo:...

HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 Wired Gaming Headset Review

Choosing the right headset can be difficult, especially when so many new releases seem to be getting more and more expensive. Some gamers are just looking to get some decent audio and a solid microphone without breaking the bank. HyperX has just released the new Cloud...

Best Soundbars for Xbox Series X

As anyone who is big into gaming is well aware, compelling audio is half the battle (or quest, or RPG interaction, or whatever style game you prefer to play). If Xbox Series X is your gaming platform, this ranking breaks down 10 of the best soundbars to take your...

HyperX ProCast XLR Microphone Review

A solid USB microphone is a great way for podcasters, streamers, and content creators to take a massive step up in audio quality from the mics that come attached to their headsets, but they are far from the best microphones out there. Audio professionals know that...

RØDECaster Pro 2 Review

Audio interfaces can be intimidating. There are plenty of people out there who want to be able to get quality audio while recording a podcast, livestreaming on Twitch, or recording a guitar track without having to spend thousands of dollars on equipment that you...

Rode NTH-100 Content Creation Headphones Review

Gaming headsets are great for communicating with your team and strong directional audio, but aren't typically known for their audio clarity — something that's incredibly important for content creation. Whether you’re making YouTube videos, editing a podcast, or...

HyperX DuoCast USB Microphone Review

The microphone on your gaming headset may be good enough for chatting with your friends, but many gamers who are interested in content creation on places like YouTube and Twitch have found that these platforms benefit from a higher degree of sound quality. A good USB...

15 Best Soundbars for PS5 in 2023

According to Star Wars creator George Lucas, “The sound and music are 50% of the entertainment in a movie.” As you’re well aware, the same can be said for gaming. Don’t put up with tinny treble or feeble low-end any longer from your TV any longer. Any one of the best...

HyperX Cloud MIX Buds Review

Finding the right gaming headset can be tricky, especially if you don’t really like the traditional over-ear design. Some users prefer the feel of in-ear buds to bulky headphones or headsets. Gaming earbuds are a relatively new accessory, and most of the available...

HyperX Cloud Alpha Review: New Wireless Gaming Headset

Wireless gaming headsets have come a long way in recent years. It used to be that laggy connections made them all but unusable. These days, wireless connectivity has advanced to the point that the difference is virtually imperceptible. HyperX is one of the brands that...

AOC GH401 Wireless Gaming Headset Review

Wireless audio used to be something of a taboo in the gaming world. Mention getting a wireless headset around other gamers and you were bound to hear one word — latency. There's nothing worse than your sound lagging behind the rest of your gameplay, especially in...